Regional determinants of firm entry in a developing country

We analyse the determinants of firm entry in developing countries using Argentina as an illustrative case. Our main finding is that although most of the regional determinants used in previous studies analysing developed countries are also relevant here, there is a need for additional explanatory var...

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Volume: 95
Main Author: Cala, Carla Daniela
Manjon-Antolin, Miguel
Arauzo-Carod, Josep-Maria
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: HOBOKEN Blackwell Publishing Ltd 01.06.2016
Wiley Subscription Services, Inc
Universitat Rovira i Virgili. Departament d'Economia
published in: Papers in regional science Vol. 95; no. 2; pp. 259 - 279
Edition: Calá, C. D., Manjón-Antolín, M., and Arauzo-Carod, J. -M. (2016) Regional determinants of firm entry in a developing country. Papers in Regional Science, 95: 259-279. doi: 10.1111/pirs.12128.
ORCID: 0000-0002-3801-223X
Data of publication: 2016-06
ISSN: 1056-8190
EISSN: 1435-5957
Discipline: Sociology & Social History
Social Sciences (General)
Bibliography: We are grateful to A. Gennero, E. Sarmento and participants at the 12th EUNIP Conference (Reus), the XLV Reunión Anual de la Asociación Argentina de Economía Política (Buenos Aires), the Demography of Firms and Industries Workshop (Créteil) and the 9th World Congress of Regional Science Association International (Timisoara) for helpful comments. Two anonymous referees and the editor also provided useful suggestions. We also thank the Employment and Business Dynamics Observatory from Argentina for kindly providing the dataset. This research was partially funded by CICYT's SEJ2010-19088/ECON and SEJ2010-16934/ECON, the 'Xarxa de Referència d'R+D+I en Economia i Polítiques Públiques' and the SGR Programme (2009-SGR-322) of the Catalan Government. The second author further acknowledges the hospitality of the Center for Economic Studies at KU Leuven. The usual disclaimer applies.
SGR Programme - No. 2009-SGR-322
'Xarxa de Referència d'R+D+I en Economia i Polítiques Públiques'
CICYT's - No. SEJ2010-19088/ECON; No. SEJ2010-16934/ECON
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