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January-March 2005 / Theme of the Issue: Entrepreneurship and Barriers to Entry

Theme of the Issue: Entrepreneurship and Barriers to Entry

Russian entrepreneurs: tell me who your friends and family are…
Simeon Djankov, Gerard Roland, Edward Miguel, Yingui Qian, Ekaterina Zhuravskaya

Entrepreneurs in Latvia: A Few Pieces of the Puzzle
Vyacheslav Dombrovsky

Barriers to entrepreneurship
Leora Klapper, Luc Laeven, Raghuram Rajan

Business owners growth expectations in Lithuania
Ruta Aidis, Tomasz Mickiewicz

Banking Deregulation Promotes «Creative Destruction»
Marianne Bertrand, Antoinette Schoar, David Thresmar

No Exit?
William Tompson

Creative Destruction in Industrial and Developing Countries
Eric Bartelsman, John Haltiwanger, Stefano Scarpetta

Lobbying on Entry
Enrico Perotti, Paolo Volpin

What Makes Small Firms Grow? Evidence from Romania
David Brown, John Earle, Dana Lup

Financing Conditions for Small and Medium Enterprises in the new EU Member States
Ulrich Volz

Doing Business 2005: Removing Obstacles to Growth
Simeon Djankov

Russias Small Business Climate Continues to Improve
Oleg Zamulin

Russian Customs: A Barrier to Foreign Trade, Investments and Entry?
Ksenia Yudaeva, Konstantin Kozlov

New Findings

Who bears the Cost of Russias military Draft?
Michael Lokshin, Ruslan Yemtsov

How Transition Paths Differ: Enterprise Performance in Russia and China
Sumon Bhaumik, Saul Estrin

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