Entrepreneurship has been recognized as a driver of economic development, but this relationship has not been uniformly confirmed at the regional level. This may be caused by heterogeneity with regards to the institutional framework in a region. We test the hypothesis that regional informal institutional settings mediate the impact of entrepreneurial activity on growth at the regional level.
Bruns, Krista; Bosma, Niels; and Sanders, Mark
"INSTITUTIONAL REGIMES, ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND GROWTH IN EUROPEAN REGIONS (SUMMARY),"
Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research: Vol. 33
, Article 4.
Available at: http://digitalknowledge.babson.edu/fer/vol33/iss14/4