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This study investigated the challenges faced by high-growth enterprises and reviewed the programmes that policy makers in 24 countries have put in place to support the growth of enterprises.
The meeting brought together high-level policymakers from OECD and non OECD countries to debate policy successes and failures, identify best practices, promote co-operation and design a roadmap in the area of SME and entrepreneurship policy.
This issue of Statistics Brief presents some of the key entrepreneurship indicators developed by the OECD-Eurostat Entrepreneurship Indicators Programme, along with basic information on the methodologies for their collection, and explains the policy context for their use.
The Marche region is one of the most industrialised regions in Italy and is considered a region of excellence. This report provides advice on how to further strengthen and restructure the economy of the Marche region through the use of appropriate SME and entrepreneurship policies.
Rapid growth of SMEs has been one of the great successes of the post-Communist transformation in Poland, but many challenges remain. This book considers the current state of SME and entrepreneurship performance and examines the existing set of policies and programmes at national and local levels
This publication examines how governments can boost innovation by improving environments for enterprise creation and innovation in SMEs and strengthening the capabilities of entrepreneurs and SMEs.
This report examines the relationship between SMEs' management of intellectual assets, innovation and competitiveness.
The 2009 edition of the OECD Structural and Demographic Business Statistics has just been released. It provides information at a very detailed sectoral level including: turnover, value-added, production, operating surplus, employment, labour costs and investment to name but a few.
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A new report reviews the factors influencing entrepreneurship among immigrants and how different migration policies may help or hinder.
This report presents the results of the second round of empirical data collected under the Entrepreneurship Indicators Programme (EIP).