RFE: Conference Listings
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- Kauffman Foundation
|Dates:||November 19-20, 2009|
|Deadline:||June 1, 2009|
|Description:||Entrepreneurship and Growth: The Role of Policy Reforms|
|Subject:||The conference will give priority to papers that further understanding of the factors that contribute to greater entrepreneurship and formal sector participation, the role of entrepreneurship in promoting growth, and the impact of related policy reforms. The conference is also interested in papers using "experimental" field work to study the impact of policy reforms on firm entry, performance, and survival. The experimental designs can range from collecting and analyzing detailed data before and after a government reform, to simulating a particular reform with targeted or randomized interventions.|
|Sponsor:||Kauffman Foundation and the World Bank|