High Growth Young Firms: Contribution to Job, Output, and Productivity Growth
Chapter in NBER book Measuring Entrepreneurial Businesses: Current Knowledge and Challenges (2017), John Haltiwanger, Erik Hurst, Javier Miranda, and Antoinette Schoar, editors (p. 11 - 62)
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University of Maryland and NBER, U.S. Census Bureau, University of Maryland, and U.S. Census Bureau, respectively. We thank David Brown, Tim Dunne, participants of the NBER/CRIW Conference on Measuring Entrepreneurial Businesses, and participants of the 2015 ASSA meetings for helpful comments. We thank the Kauffman Foundation for financial support. Any opinions and conclusions expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the views of the U.S. Census Bureau. All results have been reviewed to ensure that no confidential information is disclosed.
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I received no personal financial remuneration for this work. I was a Co-PI on a Kauffman Foundation grant that funded RA support.
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In compliance with the requirement of the Journal’s disclosure policy, I would like to state that I, Javier Miranda, am an employee of the U.S. Census Bureau. I have received no direct financial support from any organization but I am one of the Principal Investigators on the grant from the Kauffman Foundation that we note in the acknowledgements section. The support from the Kauffman Foundation is directly related to this research as they have supported the development of the data infrastructure used in this paper as well as research analysis related to the topics in this paper. We are also using proprietary data in this paper housed at the U.S. Bureau of the Census. As we note in the acknowledgements section “All results have been reviewed to ensure that no confidential information is disclosed.”