2014 research brief on the role of social networks, community-based organizations and other factors in business formation, by Colleen Casey, University of Texas at Arlington and the Scholars Strategy Network.
2014 paper written for the National Bureau of Economic Research that analyzes the behavior of nonpracticing entities (NPEs) as well as the characteristics of companies likely to be targeted.
2014 study from the University of Pennsylvania showing how urbanization can foster economic growth in the developing and developed world.
2013 study by Duke University and Harvard University on the spatial concentration of entrepreneurship and innovation in the United States.
2013 research review relating to various aspects of life and culture for people of Mexican origin residing in the United States. Data, relevant studies.
2012 study in the Review of Economics and Statistics looks at the diffusion of knowledge and patents across states and regions.
2012 study from the London School of Economics on differences between China and India in terms of business innovation.
2002 paper in Industrial and Corporate Change that examines innovation dynamics among more than 700 entrepreneurial teams attempting to start businesses.
2011 study from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York published in the Journal of Economic Geography on the dynamics between higher education and local economies.
2011 study in the journal Papers in Regional Science on the benefits of having more self-employed people and small businesses in a region.