Institutions , networks and entrepreneurship development in Russia : an exploration

  title={Institutions , networks and entrepreneurship development in Russia : an exploration},
  author={Ruta Aidis and Saul Estrin},
Institutions, Networks and Entrepreneurship Development in Russia: An Exploration In this paper we explore the ways in which institutions and networks influence entrepreneurial development in Russia. By utilizing new Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) data collected in 2001, we investigate the effects of the weak institutional environment in Russia in terms of three dimensions: on the rate of productive entrepreneurial activity measured in terms of start-ups and existing business owners; on… CONTINUE READING

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