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  • Entrepreneurship at a Glance 2016

    The 2016 edition introduces data from a new online small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) survey prepared by Facebook in co-operation with the OECD and the World Bank. It also features a special chapter on SME productivity, and indicators to monitor gender gaps in entrepreneurship.

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  • Indicators of entrepreneurial determinants

    Get the comprehensive list of indicators of entrepreneurial determinants. It draws from the reports "Quality Assessment of Entrepreneurship Indicators", prepared by FORA (Denmark).

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  • Entrepreneurship Indicators Programme (EIP)

    The Entrepreneurship Indicators Programme (EIP) is a co-ordinated effort to agree on a policy-relevant, analytical model, build a measurement infrastructure and gather comparable data.

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Green shoots of recovery in entrepreneurship beginning to appear

28/09/2016 - The post-crisis recovery in entrepreneurial activity remains mixed across countries, but new data released today by the OECD provides tentative signs of a turning point, with trends in enterprise creation rates pointing upwards in most economies.

Entrepreneurship at a Glance 2016 suggests that a revival in entrepreneurial activity could help improve economic growth and provide an important longer-term boost to productivity, given the positive link between start-up rates and productivity growth.


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