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Entrepreneurship and economic growth / David B. Audretsch.

By: Audretsch, David B.
Contributor(s): Keilbach, Max C | Lehmann, Erik E.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: [S.l.] : Oxford University Press, 2006Description: 227 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0195183517; 9780195183511.Subject(s): Development economics | Creative ability in business | Diffusion of innovations - Economic aspects | Economic development | Small business - Technological innovations | Technological innovations - Economic aspects | Business & Economics | Business / Economics / Finance | Business/Economics | BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Development / Business Development | Business & Economics / Development / Economic Development | Business & Economics / Entrepreneurship | Business & Economics : Development - Business Development | Development - Business Development | Entrepreneurship | Development - Economic Development | Small business | Technological innovations | Economics: Professional & GeneralDDC classification: 338.04 Online resources: Amazon.com | Amazon customer reviews Summary: By serving as a conduit for knowledge spillovers, entrepreneurship is the missing link between investments in new knowledge and economic growth. The knowledge spillover theory of entrepreneurship provides not just an explanation of why entrepreneurship has become more prevalent as the factor of knowledge has emerged as a crucial source for comparative advantage, but also why entrepreneurship plays a vital role in generating economic growth. Entrepreneurship is an important mechanism permeating the knowledge filter to facilitate the spill over of knowledge and ultimately generate economic growth.
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STACK 2 HD 62.5 .A93 2006 (Browse shelf) Checked out to Jared Osoro (2019) 09/10/2019 2008-1007

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By serving as a conduit for knowledge spillovers, entrepreneurship is the missing link between investments in new knowledge and economic growth. The knowledge spillover theory of entrepreneurship provides not just an explanation of why entrepreneurship has become more prevalent as the factor of knowledge has emerged as a crucial source for comparative advantage, but also why entrepreneurship plays a vital role in generating economic growth. Entrepreneurship is an important mechanism permeating the knowledge filter to facilitate the spill over of knowledge and ultimately generate economic growth.

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