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Simon Parker
''Which firms do the entrepreneurs come from?''
( 2007, Vol. 10 No.10 )
Entrepreneurs who found new firms tend to work as employees in small rather than large firms prior to start-up and have previous experience of entrepreneurship. We provide a model of self-selection based on heterogeneous risk preferences which can explain these stylized facts.
JEL: J2 - Demand and Supply of Labor: General
Manuscript Received : May 18 2007 Manuscript Accepted : Aug 02 2007

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