Does labor diversity promote entrepreneurship?
|Titre||Does labor diversity promote entrepreneurship?|
|Type de publication||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2012|
|Auteurs||Marino, M, Parrotta, P, Pozzoli, D|
|Mots-clés||entrepreneurship, labor diversity, transitions to self-employment|
We find evidence that workforce educational diversity promotes entrepreneurial behavior of employees as well as the formation of new firms, whereas diversity in demographics hinders transitions to self-employment. Ethnic diversity favors entrepreneurship in financial and business services.
|Short Title||Economics Letters|