Sameeksha Desai

Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation

4801 Rockhill Road

Kansas City, MO 64110-2046

United States

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Scholarly Papers (21)

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A Theory of Destructive Entrepreneurship

Jena Economic Research Paper No. 2007-085
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Nov 2007
Sameeksha Desai and Zoltan J. Acs
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and Schar School of Policy and Government
Downloads 1,014 (28,288)
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destructive entrepreneurship, allocation of entrepreneurship,rent-seeking, rent-destroying, incentives, institutions, property rights, contractual enforcement, conflict, social capital, trust, ethnic capital

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What Does 'Entrepreneurship' Data Really Show? A Comparison of the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor and World Bank Group Datasets

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4667
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Zoltan J. Acs, Sameeksha Desai and Leora F. Klapper
Schar School of Policy and Government, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and World Bank
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Banks & Banking Reform, E-Business, Access to Finance, Microfinance, Information Security & Privacy

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Democratic Capitalism and Philanthropy in a Global Economy

Jena Economic Research Paper No. 2007-056
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 21 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2009
Zoltan J. Acs and Sameeksha Desai
Schar School of Policy and Government and Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
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philanthropy, entrepreneurship, democratic capitalism, foundation, social problems, India education, social innovation

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The Entrepreneurship-Philanthropy Nexus: Nonmarket Source of American Entrepreneurial Capitalism

Jena Economic Research Paper No. 2007-025, Hudson Institute Research Paper No. 07-04
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2011
Schar School of Policy and Government, Indiana University - Institute for Development Strategies, Colorado State University and Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
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entrepreneurship, philanthropy, capitalism, knowledge

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Post-Conflict Microfinance: Assessment and Policy Notes for Iraq

Jena Economic Research Paper No. 2007-060
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 23 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2007
Sameeksha Desai
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microfinance, Iraq, postconflict, political stability, population stability

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entrepreneurship, barriers, research, United States, economic dynamism, new businesses, access to capital, entrepreneurs

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Institutional Drivers of Informal Entrepreneurship

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Jun 2014
Schar School of Policy and Government, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, University of Turku, School of Economics and University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business
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Informal Entrepreneurship; Institutions; Entrepreneurship; Interaction; Innovation

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Energy-Based Economic Development: Prioritizing Opportunities for Developing Countries

FEEM Working Paper No. 25.2012
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 21 May 2013
Indiana University Bloomington - School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, National Renewable Energy Laboratory and University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy
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economic development, energy, developing countries, sustainable development

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Kauffman Indicators, entrepreneurship, job growth, startup, entrepreneurship, national, United States, revenue, trends, demographics, early-stage

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entrepreneurship, Kauffman Foundation, barriers, job creation, entrepreneurs

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Entrepreneurship, barriers, COVID-19, entrepreneurship support

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Early-Stage Entrepreneurship: Some Key Indicators and a Summary Index

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 01 Jul 2020
Robert W. Fairlie and Sameeksha Desai
University of California, Santa Cruz - Department of Economics and Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
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entrepreneurship, Kauffman Foundation, early stage, rate, opportunity share, startup, survival

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Kauffman Indicators, entrepreneurship, job growth, startup, entrepreneurship, state, DC, United States, revenue, trends, demographics, early-stage

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2019 Early-Stage Entrepreneurship in the United States: National and State Report

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 May 2020
Robert W. Fairlie and Sameeksha Desai
University of California, Santa Cruz - Department of Economics and Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
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Kauffman, indicators, entrepreneurship, early-stage, early, national, state, trends, united states

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The Regional Environment: Indianapolis - Insights from High-Growth Companies

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Sep 2015
Sameeksha Desai and Yasuyuki Motoyama
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and University of Kansas - Geography & Atmospheric Science Department
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regional, indianapolis, midwest, policy, high-growth firms, boomerang, ecosystem, kauffman

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mothers, economics, earnings

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Kauffman, indicators, entrepreneurship, employer, business, national, state, trends, united states

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entrepreneurship, recession, startups, job creation, job destruction, COVID-19

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Regulation, Firm Dynamics and Entrepreneurship

European Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. 40, No. 1, 2015
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 29 Jun 2017
Pontus Braunerhjelm, Sameeksha Desai and Johan E Eklund
Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) - Department of Infrastructural and Urban Planning (INFRA), Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and Jonkoping University - Jonkoping International Business School (JIBS)
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Entrepreneurship, Regulation, Firm, Entry

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A New Industry Creation and Originality: Insight from the Funding Sources of University Patents

Posted: 16 Dec 2014
Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca - Department of Economics, Management and Statistics (DEMS), Indiana University - Institute for Development Strategies, Independent and Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation

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A Model of Destructive Entrepreneurship

S. Desai, Z. Acs, U. Weitzel (2013): “A Model of Destructive Entrepreneurship: Insight on Conflict and Postconflict Recovery”, Journal of Conflict Resolution
Posted: 18 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2012
Sameeksha Desai, Zoltan J. Acs and Utz Weitzel
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Schar School of Policy and Government and VU University Amsterdam

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destructive entrepreneurship, entrepreneurship, allocation, rent-seeking, incentives