Driouchi, Ahmed and Malki, Karim (2011): Enterprise creation & anti-commons in developing economies: evidence from World Bank doing business data.
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Abstract: This paper looks at the tragedy of anti-commons and its implications on enterprise creation in developing economies. The most important features of the anti-commons are captured under a simplified theoretical economic model. The empirical part uses the data from “Doing Business” of the World Bank, to test for the high costs implied by scattered and fragmented decisions related to enterprise creation in developing economies. The attained results show the prevalence of anti-commons in relation to the development of new enterprises in developing economies relative to more developed countries. This points out how anti-commons can limit development and market economies through reducing business and enterprise creation and expansion. Awareness and development of appropriate remedies to anti-commons are among the means to ensure higher economic and social achievements.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Enterprise creation & anti-commons in developing economies: evidence from World Bank doing business data|
|English Title:||Enterprise Creation & Anti-commons in Developing Economies: Evidence from World Bank Doing Business Data|
|Keywords:||Anti-commons, Enterprise Creation, Licensing and Costs|
|Subjects:||D - Microeconomics > D2 - Production and Organizations > D21 - Firm Behavior: Theory
D - Microeconomics > D7 - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making > D73 - Bureaucracy ; Administrative Processes in Public Organizations ; Corruption
D - Microeconomics > D4 - Market Structure, Pricing, and Design > D43 - Oligopoly and Other Forms of Market Imperfection
|Depositing User:||Ahmed Driouchi|
|Date Deposited:||22. Jul 2011 12:10|
|Last Modified:||11. Feb 2013 16:30|
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