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How Sweden became more entrepreneurial than the US

2019-08-12 Voxeu.org

Fredrik Heyman, Pehr-Johan Norbäck and Lars Persson, IFN, document in new study, presented at Vox, a 30-year decline in the share of young firms and their share of job creation in the US. In Sweden young firms have been more prominent in the business sector than in the US, and policies to encourage entrepreneurship are key to this.

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