Business creation in Portugal: Comparison between the World Bank data and Quadros de Pessoal
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Sarmento, Elsa; Nunes, Alcina;
Publisher: MIBES - Management of International Business and Economic Systems
Subject: Entrepreneurship, Business registries, Business Creation, Portugal, World Bank. | World Bank | Portugal | Business creation | Entrepreneurship | Business registries
jel: jel:M21 | jel:L26 | jel:M13
Portugal has some of the highest business entry rates when compared to other countries, according to Eurostat, Statistics Portugal and the OECD Entrepreneurship Indicators Programme. We look at business
creation in Portugal, from 2000 to 2007, by approaching two othe... View more
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