Testing Lazear's Jack-of-All-Trades View of Entrepreneurship with German Micro Data
11 Pages Posted: 21 Oct 2002
Date Written: October 2002
This paper tests the theory recently put forward by Edward Lazear that individuals with competence in many skills should have a higher probability of being self-employed than others. The empirical results for Germany support this jack-of-all-trades view.
Keywords: Entrepreneurship, Jack-of-all-trades Theory, Germany
JEL Classification: J23, R12
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