This policy paper provides new cross-country evidence on the links between national policies and the growth patterns of start-ups. In particular, it compares for the first time the heterogeneous effects of national policies on entrants and incumbents, within the same country, industry, and time period. A number of key facts emerge.
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In order to adapt consumer protection to the current digital environment, the OECD has revised its Recommendation on Consumer Protection in E-commerce which provides a blueprint for fair business practices, information disclosures, payment protections, unsafe products, dispute resolution, enforcement and education.
This paper examines the relationship between environmental policy and "green" innovation in shipbuilding.