What Is a Small Business?

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Jerome S. Osteryoung; Derek Newman;
(1993)
  • Publisher: JAI Press Greenwich, CT
  • Journal: volume 2,issue 3 Summer,pages219-231
  • Subject: Small Business, SME, Definition, Define | N81 | Define | N82 | SME | Definition | Small Business | L25
    • jel: jel:N82 | jel:N81 | jel:L25
      ddc: ddc:330

This paper argues that a definition of small business is important for both research and governmental policy. A chronological history of definitions is discussed along with their limitations. A new definition of small business is advocated when a business has personal g... View more
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