Explaining regional differences in firm formation rates: how far are government policies important for entrepreneurship?


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Demirdağ İ. , Eraydın A.

JOURNAL OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN EMERGING ECONOMIES, 2020 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

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  • Basım Tarihi: 2020
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1108/jeee-02-2020-0040
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN EMERGING ECONOMIES

Özet

Purpose - The growing number of studies shows that government policies and measures are critical in determining entrepreneurship levels of regions. Any changes in the government policies and measures are, therefore, expected to bring significant changes at the entrepreneurship levels. This paper aims to explore the importance of the government policies and measures, along with supply and demand-side determinants in regional entrepreneurship in Turkey and explains the convergence of entrepreneurship among two distinct periods corresponding to changes in the government policies and measures concerning entrepreneurship.