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  • White Papers // Apr 2011

    Endogenous Growth Through Knowledge Spillovers In Entrepreneurship: An Empirical Test

    Endogenous growth theory is based on the notion that technological knowledge stimulates growth, yet the micro foundations of this process are rarely investigated and remain obscure. Knowledge spillover theory posits that growth is contingent on the technology dependence of industries, forming the landscape for technology entrepreneurs to launch and grow...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Do Regional Investment Grants Improve Firm Performance? Evidence From Sweden

    The effect of Swedish regional investment grants during 1990-1999 on firm performance, in terms of returns on equity and number of employees, were studied using a propensity-score matching-method to control for sample selection. Firms that received grants did not perform better in terms of returns on equity when compared to...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2008

    Institutional Ownership And The Returns On Investment

    By examining a large number of Swedish listed firms, the authors analyse how institutional and foreign owners affect investment performance. To measure investment performance Mueller and Reardon's (1993) marginal q is used, although derived directly from Tobin's average q. Marginal q measures the ratio of the return on investment to...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2008

    Institutional Ownership And The Returns On Investment

    By examining a large number of Swedish listed firms, the authors analyse how institutional and foreign owners affect investment performance. To measure investment performance Mueller and Reardon's (1993) marginal q is used, although derived directly from Tobin's average q. Marginal q measures the ratio of the return on investment to...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Do Regional Investment Grants Improve Firm Performance? Evidence From Sweden

    The effect of Swedish regional investment grants during 1990-1999 on firm performance, in terms of returns on equity and number of employees, were studied using a propensity-score matching-method to control for sample selection. Firms that received grants did not perform better in terms of returns on equity when compared to...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2011

    Endogenous Growth Through Knowledge Spillovers In Entrepreneurship: An Empirical Test

    Endogenous growth theory is based on the notion that technological knowledge stimulates growth, yet the micro foundations of this process are rarely investigated and remain obscure. Knowledge spillover theory posits that growth is contingent on the technology dependence of industries, forming the landscape for technology entrepreneurs to launch and grow...

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