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Small Business Economics

Small Business Economics

An Entrepreneurship Journal

Editors-in-Chief: Z.J. Acs; D.B. Audretsch

ISSN: 0921-898X (print version)
ISSN: 1573-0913 (electronic version)

Journal no. 11187

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Zoltan J. Acs
Professor of Management, Director of the Entrepreneurship Initiative, LSE, U.K.

David B. Audretsch
Institute for Development Strategies, Indiana University, Bloomington, USA

Managing Editor:

Adam Lederer
DIW Berlin, Germany


Thomas Astebro
HEC Paris, France

Rui Baptista
Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon, Portugal 

Maksim Belitski 
University of Reading, UK 

Werner Bönte
University of Wuppertal, Germany 

Andrew Burke
Trinity Business School, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland 

Alex Coad
Pontifical Catholic University of Peru, Peru 

Marcus Dejardin
University of Namur, Belgium

Sameeksha Desai
Indiana University, Bloomington, USA

Julie Ann Elston
Oregon State University, USA

Saul Estrin
London School of Economics and Political Science, UK

Michael Fritsch
Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany

Brett Anitra Gilbert
American University, Washington, D.C., USA

Christina Guenther
WHU-Otto Beisheim School of Management, Germany

Jolanda Hessels
Erasmus School of Economics, The Netherlands 

Alexander Kritikos
DIW Berlin, Berin, Germany 

Erik E. Lehmann
Augsburg University, Germany

Maria Minniti
Syracuse University, USA

Martin Obschonka
Queensland University of Technology, Australia

Haifeng Qian
University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA

Enrico Santarelli
University of Bologna, Italy

Leon Schjoedt
Mahasarakham University, Thailand

Erik Stam
Utrecht University School of Economics, The Netherlands

Rolf Sternberg
Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany

László Szerb
University of Pécs, Hungary

Siri Terjesen
American University, Washington, D.C., USA

Roy Thurik
Erasmus School of Economics, The Netherlands

Diemo Urbig
University of Wuppertal, Germany

Silvio Vismara
University of Bergamo, Italy

Marco Vivarelli
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milano, Italy

Editorial Review Board:

Dolores Añon Higon, Universidad de Valencia, Spain; Jürgen Antony, Pforzheim Business School, Germany; Giuliana Battisti, University of Warwick, UK; Sebastian Berger, University of Bern, Switzerland; Fabio Bertoni, EMLYON Business School, France; Mehmet Huseyin Bilgin, Istanbul Medeniyet University, Turkey; Joern Block, University of Trier, Germany; Niels Bosma, Utrecht University School of Economics, the Netherlands; Nicola Breugst, TU Munich, Germany; Steven A. Brieger, University of Sussex, UK; Guido Buenstorf, University of Kassel, Germany; Rosa Caiazza, Parthenope University of Naples, Italy; Marco Caliendo, University of Potsdam, Germany; Alessandra Colombelli, Politecnico di Torini, Italy;  Emilio Congregado, University of Huelva, Spain; Marc Cowling, University of Brighton, United Kingdom; Douglas Cumming, York University, Canada; Dirk Czarnitzki, KU Leuven, Belgium; Pelin Demirel, University of Southampton, UK; Johan Eklund, Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum, Sweden; José Ernesto Amorós, EGADE Business School, Mexico; Andrea Essl, University of Bern, Switzerland; Stephanie Fernhaber, Butler University, USA; Christian Fisch, Trier University, Germany; Frank M. Fossen, University of Nevada, USA; Orsola Garofalo, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark; Maria Joao Guedes, ISEG Lisbon School of Economics & Management, Portugal; Maribel  Guerrero, Northumbria University, UK; Diana M. Hechavarria, University of South Florida, USA; Bradley Heim, Indiana University, USA; Yuji Honjo, Chuo University, Japan;  Amy E. Ingram, Clemson University, USA; Rachida Justo, IE Business School, Spain; Masatoshi Kato, Kwansei Gakuin University, Japan;  Torben Klarl, University of Bremen, Germany; Jun Koo, Korea University, Republic of Korea; Sierdjan Koster, University of Groningen, the Netherlands; Jackie Krafft, Université Côte d’Azur, CNRS-GREDEG, France;  Daria Kuatto, Aalto University, Finland; Esteban Lafuente, UPC Barcelona Tech, Spain; Jonathan Levie, University of Strathclyde, UK; Orietta Marsili, University of Bath, UK; Dirk Meissner, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Russian Federation, Joana Mendonça, IST, University of Lisbon, Portugal;  José María Millán, University of Huelva, Spain; Michele Meoli, University of Bergamo, Italy; Matthias Menter, Ausburg University, Germany; David J. Miller, George Mason University, USA; Erik Monsen, University of Vermont, USA; Bettina Müller, Technopolis Group,The Netherlands; Olga Nicoara, Ursinus College, USA; Colm O'Gorman, Dublin City University, Ireland; Hiroyuki Okamuro, Hitotsubashi University, Japan;  Raquel Ortega Argilés, University of Birmingham, UK; Georgios A. Panos, University of Glasgow, United Kingdom; Saurav Pathak, Kansas State University, USA; Gabriele Pellegrino, EPFL, Switzerland; Joana Mendonça, IST, University of Lisbon, Portugal; Mariacristina Piva, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Italy; Iñaki Peña-Legazkue, Deusto Business School, Spain; Larry Plummer, Western University, Canada; Vivien Procher, University of Wuppertal, Germany; Anita Quas, EMLYON Business School, France; Francesco Quatraro, University of Torino, Italy;  Maija Renko, University of Illinois Chicago, USA;  Niels Rietveld, Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands; Vera Rocha, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark; Davud Rostam-Afschar, University of Hohenheim, Germany; Armin Schwienbacher, Skema Business School, France; Andrea Signori, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Italy; Alina Sorgner, John Cabot University, Italy; Sharon Simmons, University of Missouri, USA; Éva Somogyiné Dr. Komlósi, University of Pécs, Hungary; Pekka Stenholm, University of Turku, Finland; Christoph Stöckmann, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany; Michael Stuetzer, DHBW Mannheim, Germany; Aurora A.C. Teixeira, University of Porto, Portugal; Miguel Torres Preto, Institute Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon, Portugal; Hien T. Tran, Edge Hill University, Ormskirk, Lancashire, England; Alexandra Tsvetkova, Ohio State University, USA;  David Urbano, Unviversitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain; Elisa Ughetto, Politecnico di Torino, Italy; Marilyn A. Uy, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore; Vicar S. Valencia, Indiana University South Bend, USA; Tom Vanacker, Ghent University, Belgium; Peter van der Zwan, Erasmus School of Economics, the Netherlands; Mirjam van Praag, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark; André van Stel, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland; Ana Venancio, ISEG Lisbon School of Economics & Management, Portugal;  Ingrid Verheul, Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands; Nick Williams, University of Leeds, UK; Katharine Wirsching, Augsburg University, Germany; Robert Wuebker, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA; Michael Wyrwich, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany; Lei Zhang, University of South Florida, USA; Ting Zhang, University of Baltimore, USA 

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