The Protestant ethic and entrepreneurship: Evidence from religious minorities in the former Holy Roman Empire

We investigate the effect of Protestantism versus Catholicism on the decision to become an entrepreneur in former Holy Roman Empire regions. Our research design exploits religious minorities' strong attachment to religious ethic and the predetermined historical determination of religious minori...

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Volume: 51
Main Author: Nunziata, Luca
Rocco, Lorenzo
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: NEW YORK Elsevier B.V 01.01.2018
ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC
published in: European Journal of Political Economy Vol. 51; pp. 27 - 43
ORCID: 0000-0002-4034-3724
Data of publication: January 2018
ISSN: 0176-2680
1873-5703
EISSN: 1873-5703
Discipline: Economics
Religion
Political Science
Subjects:
J21
Z12
J24
Z13
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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