Labour Market Institutions and Entrepreneurship

  • Antonio Aníbal Golpe
  • José María Millán
  • Concepción Román
Part of the International Studies In Entrepreneurship book series (ISEN, volume 16)


The impact of labour market institutions on both labour supply and job search rates has been exhaustively analysed in Labour Economics from theoretical as well as empirical approaches. However, research on the impact of this regulation on self-employment and its composition is limited, that is, the impact of labour market institutions on occupational choice and labour demand. In this context, the aim of this study is to revise the effects of certain labour market institutions on self-employment rates, defining the key dimensions and revising those indicators that could be used for capturing these effects, making an abstraction of the tax system effects.


Employment Protection Labour Market Policy Labour Market Regulation Employment Protection Legislation Wage Work 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Antonio Aníbal Golpe
    • 1
  • José María Millán
  • Concepción Román
  1. 1.University of HuelvaSpain

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