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Survival of Contractors with Previous Subcontracting Experience

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Journal publication date10/2012
JournalEconomics Letters
Journal number1
Volume117
Number of pages3
Pages7-9
Original languageEnglish

Abstract

We examine the impact of the type of past experience for de novo contractors on business duration. Our results show that early involvement as a subcontractor in government procurement projects increases the chance of survival.