What Makes a Successful Entrepreneur? Evidence from Brazil

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Simeon Djankov; Yingyi Qian; Gerard Roland; Ekaterina Zhuravskaya;

We report the results of a new survey on entrepreneurship in Brazil. In September 2006, we interviewed 400 entrepreneurs and 550 non-entrepreneurs of the same age, gender, education and location in 7 Brazilian cities. The data are used to test three competing hypotheses... View more
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