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An Analysis of the Business Environment in Kosovo Using Growth Diagnostics Approach

  • Fadil Sahiti
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Abstract

The empirical literature highlights various business environment factors that affect rates of private investment and entrepreneurship as drivers of economic growth. Most of these factors belong to one of the following dimensions: human and physical infrastructure; legal and regulatory institutions (understood as the rules of the game in which firms engage, and the organizations that implement these rules and services); and the quality of the financial system (e.g., cost of and access to finance). Using information from various international and national sources, this chapter examines not only the set of constraints on firm growth but also which among these constraints is the most binding.

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Authors and Affiliations

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

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