Measuring Business Dynamics in Kosovo: Cross-Country Comparison and Analysis

  • Fadil Sahiti


The focus of analysis is on the pattern of firm dynamics among incumbent, newborn and exiting firms, and on the survival probabilities of firms that operate in less developed economic settings. Specific emphasis is put on tracking cohorts of newly born enterprises during a five-year period, that is, tracking firms that entered in market during 2010–2015. The findings for the Kosovo economy are compared to the findings for five comparator countries. Specific attention is paid to investigating the association between countries’ institutional characteristics and firm creation and survival over time.


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  • Fadil Sahiti
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  1. 1.Rochester Institute of Technology KosovoPrishtinëKosovo

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