The Economics of Small Firms

A European Challenge

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ISBN: 978-90-481-4057-2 (Print) 978-94-015-7854-7 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

  2. Small Firms in the 1990s

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      Pages 1-22

      Small Firms in the 1990s

  3. Small-Firm Growth

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 23-23

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      Pages 25-42

      Transactional Calculus and Small Business Strategy

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      Pages 43-52

      Firm Performance and Size

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      Pages 53-62

      The Relationship Between Firm Growth and Labor Demand

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      Pages 63-76

      Small Business in German Manufacturing

  4. Issues in Entrepreneurship

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 77-77

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      Pages 79-99

      Some Empirical Aspects of Entrepreneurship

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      Pages 101-118

      Creative Destruction among Industrial Firms in the United States

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      Pages 119-137

      Investment and Capital Diversity in the Small Enterprise

  5. Technology, Strategy, and Flexibility

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 139-139

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      Pages 141-155

      Flexibility, Plant Size and Industrial Restructuring

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      Pages 157-170

      Technology Strategy in Small and Medium-Sized Firms

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      Pages 171-195

      Small-Scale Industry at a Crossroads: U.S. Machine Tools in Global Perspective

  6. Small Firms, New Entry and Employment

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 197-197

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      Pages 199-206

      The Size of the Small-Firm Sector in Hungary

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 207-227