Entrepreneurship and Rent-Seeking Behavior
Marcus Dejardin ()
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In this chapter, we propose a primer of the treatment that has received in the economic literature the problematic of entrepreneurship and rent-seeking behavior. It comprises the introduction of employed concepts, the discussion of the allocation of entrepreneurs between different types of economic projects, namely between innovative entrepreneurship and rent-seeking, as well as the explicative factors of the allocation. Interactions between entrepreneurship, rent-seeking and growth are considered (also for a reference situation departing from the first best). Some policy implications are finally briefly evoked.
Keywords: entrepreneurship; rent-seeking; economic development (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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Published in David B. Audretsch, Oliver Falck, Stephan Heblich, Adam Lederer. Handbook of Research on Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Edward Elgar, pp.17-23, 2011
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