Measuring the Dynamics of Young and Small Businesses: Integrating the Employer and Nonemployer Universes
Steven J. Davis, John Haltiwanger, Ron S. Jarmin, C. J. Krizan, Javier Miranda, Alfred Nucci, Kristin Sandusky
NBER Working Paper No. 13226
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We gratefully acknowledge support from the Kauffman Foundation, the U.S. Census Bureau and the Initiative on Global Financial Markets at the University of Chicago. For helpful comments on earlier drafts, we thank Mark Roberts, Tim Dunne, Thomas Holmes, Robert Strom, Robert Litan, E.J. Reedy, Ying Lowery, Richard Boden, Lucia Foster and participants at the NBER/CRIW conference on Producer Dynamics in April 2005 and an AEA/SBA session in January 2005. We also would like to thank Paul Hanczaryk for helping us understand the Census Bureau's nonemployer data. This work has undergone a more limited review than official Census Bureau publications. The views, findings, and opinions expressed in this work are those of the authors and not the U.S. Census Bureau. All results have been reviewed to ensure confidentiality. The views expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.