Entrepreneurship Performance and Framework Conditions: A General Framework

  • Morten Larsen
Part of the International Studies In Entrepreneurship book series (ISEN, volume 16)


This chapter presents a benchmark methodology developed by FORA, the Research and Analysis Division of the Ministry of Economic and Business Affairs, the National Agency for Enterprise and Construction in Denmark and the OECD. First the general methodology is presented. Next the methodology is exemplified by illustrating how the method can be used to provide policy makers with an overview of the policy areas which areas are key in a country’s overall strategy to promote entrepreneurship.


Venture Capital Entrepreneurial Activity Business Environment Framework Condition Policy Area 
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  2. National Agency for Enterprise and Construction (2004) Entrepreneurship Education at Universities—a benchmark study, EBST, CopenhagenGoogle Scholar
  3. OECD (2001) The New Economy: Beyond the Hype. The OECD Growth Project, OECD, ParisGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Morten Larsen
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  1. 1.FORA Ministry of Economics and Business Affairs, Division for Research and AnalysisDenmark

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