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Difficulty Factors of Obtaining Access for Empirical Studies in Industry

Lutz Prechelt, Franz Zieris, Holger Schmeisky
2015 2015 IEEE/ACM 3rd International Workshop on Conducting Empirical Studies in Industry  
the day after the recording -In-depth analysis during the following months 6 Case 2: Agile Offsharing Conclusion• "Difficulty Factors": Taxonomy of -6 scope factors -5 problematic intervention effects  ...  point of view • Further work -Systematic application of the Factors during the design phase -Include Factors (i.e. their strength) in research articles?  ... 
doi:10.1109/cesi.2015.11 dblp:conf/icse/PrecheltZS15 fatcat:oewzwl4itrdkveoslym4gtzfku

ICT Small Businesses Access To Bank Financing

Ramzi Benkraiem, Anthony Miloudi
2011 Journal of Applied Business Research  
Studying small businesses in the ICT industry is of major importance for at least two reasons. First of all, small businesses play a crucial role in supporting growth and creating jobs.  ...  Therefore, this article aims at studying access to bank financing by French small businesses in the ICT industry. The analysis covers a sample of 539 firm-years.  ...  Table 4 presents the empirical results of the second considered model in this study.  ... 
doi:10.19030/jabr.v28i1.6681 fatcat:7lkgme7vp5agllxcqbudgr66s4

Financial exclusion from the perspective of college students - an empirical analysis based on the Probit model

Jian Chen, Weibin Lin, Jianxuan Wu, Sixing Lin, Jin Zeng, Jiawei Li
2019 Reports on Economics and Finance  
For studying the influencing factors of college students' financial exclusion based on existing literature and 507 survey data of college students, the Probit regression model is used to conduct an empirical  ...  family's financial support in their total income, whether there are family members engaging in the financial industry, and the degree of students' understanding of the financial industry.  ...  When members of the family are engaged in the financial industry, they can reduce the difficulty of obtaining financial loan products and services through some relationships.  ... 
doi:10.12988/ref.2019.955 fatcat:odjsz53m5zacpkd24n2zk7oggy

Economic crisis, women entrepreneurs and bank loans: some empirical evidence from Italy

Francesca Maria Cesaroni, Annalisa Sentuti
2016 Ekonomska Istrazivanja-Economic Research  
Data show that firms were very cautious in access to finance during the crisis and female-led firms asked for bank loans more rarely than male-led ones.  ...  (2) Did they obtain required bank loans at the same conditions? (3) Which variables, other than gender, influence access to bank credit?  ...  Acknowledgements The extended abstract of this paper was originally presented at The 7th International Scientific Conference 'European Union Future Perspectives: Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Economic  ... 
doi:10.1080/1331677x.2016.1211953 fatcat:d7fwfjr255gblc6dc4t7e4bkce

Barriers to entry: An empirical assessment of Portuguese firms' perceptions

Alexandra Couto, Natália Barbosa
2020 European Research on Management and Business Economics  
Applying a factor analysis, six underlying dimensions of entry barriers -investment in R&D, strategic behaviour, investment risk, advertising, cost disadvantages, and capacity -were identified.  ...  of the market.  ...  Data and sample There are several difficulties in carrying out an empirical study on entry barriers (see, for example, Bunch & Smiley, 1992; Chang & Tang, 2001; Smiley, 1988) .  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.iedeen.2020.02.002 fatcat:nn33fhpcbrcvhetjxieko2roxq

An empirical analysis of credit accessibilty of small and medium sized enterprises in Vietnam

Nhung Nguyen, Christopher Gan, Baiding Hu
2015 Banks and Bank Systems  
This study surveys SMEs credit accessibility, identify the factors that affect their credit access, and the interest rate charged on their loan in Vietnam.  ...  Primary data are obtained from a survey of 487 SMEs in Hanoi in June 2013.  ...  Empirical results Determinants of SMEs credit accessibility Result of the logistic estimation for the determinants of credit accessibility for SMEs and marginal effect is presented in Table 5 .  ... 
doaj:b1d8572bd9ef4e2fb3fe12594c3f198b fatcat:2sjpo3qsffcwhf62bro2qoxw5q

Assessing Determinants on Job Creation at the Firm Level: Swedish Micro Firm Data

Darush Yazdanfar, A. Khalik Salman
2012 International Journal of Economics and Finance  
This study analyses job-creation determinants at the firm level for a panel of Swedish micro firms across four industry sectors, using the GMM (Generalized Method of Moments) system to analyse a database  ...  in Sweden.  ...  In the context of capital and labour market imperfections, as in the Swedish economy, access to finance is important in obtaining financial resources and thereby hiring employees.  ... 
doi:10.5539/ijef.v4n12p105 fatcat:t7b7sjkjtbbk7pntpk5pufiz6u

Estimation of Local Fiscal Extractive Capacity in Guangdong Province and Analysis of Influencing Factors—An Empirical Study Based on 21 Prefecture-Level Cities

Kaipeng Zheng
2017 Modern Economy  
model and factor analysis method to calculate and draw the empirical analysis of the fiscal extractive capacity of the prefecture-level cities in Guangdong Province from 2008 to 2014, and the results  ...  Therefore, it is suggested that we should divide the fiscal power of the prefectural city reasonably, promote the optimization and upgrading of the industrial structure, and strengthen the financial guarantee  ...  There are relatively few studies on the empirical study of fiscal extractive capacity in the existing literatures.  ... 
doi:10.4236/me.2017.83026 fatcat:3grgn324ircsfelzfd5qlj4wii

Barriers to financing small and medium business enterprises in Poland

Wioletta Czemiel-Grzybowska
2014 Business and Economic Horizons  
The access to finance is indispensable for the efficient allocation of capital and the enterprise development.  ...  for creditors, especially in the case of the small and young firms; limited and, sometimes, inadequate range of financing products.  ...  Based on previous empirical studies small enterprises tend to suffer from limited access to financial resources across the globe.  ... 
doi:10.15208/beh.2013.21 fatcat:dm6p57ohnnfwxcjykfitnf3e24

Preconditions for private restraints on market access and international cartels

S. Evenett
2000 Journal of international economic law  
of impaired access to foreign markets or cartelization.  ...  We discuss how this filter can be operationalized, drawing extensively upon published sources and empirical studies. 1.   ...  Friedman, 'A Non-cooperative Equilibrium for Supergames', 38 Review of Economic Studies (1971) 1-12. 41 Almost all empirical studies are of cartelized industries only.  ... 
doi:10.1093/jiel/3.4.593 fatcat:fw7wdpzkfvh47fbymm2mxlp4xu

Impact of Contract Farming on Farmers' Income in the Food Value Chain: A Theoretical Analysis and Empirical Study in Vietnam

Viet Hoang
2021 Agriculture  
This study empirically analyzes the influence of contract farming on income and farming difficulties in Vietnam by using the econometric models and theoretically identifying the affecting mechanism of  ...  The factors of education—head, gender of head, type of crop, and technology may affect farmers' income.  ...  [65] review the empirical studies and find out that 75% of studies show a positive effect while 6.3% of studies indicate the negative effect.  ... 
doi:10.3390/agriculture11080797 fatcat:gbt336eb3fed7a3sr7ivq3chmm


2015 Technological and Economic Development of Economy  
Access to financing plays an eminent role for a small enterprise sector in any economy.  ...  It is envisaged that this study will contribute to the existing literature on small enterprise financing, with an emphasis on financial constraints in the Polish small enterprise industry sector.  ...  Acknowledgements The article was written within the framework of research grant financed by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education in Poland, No. W/WZ/2/09.  ... 
doi:10.3846/20294913.2015.1070770 fatcat:rdskcyu33veljclgsria4cfcyy

Skilled labour supply in the South African construction industry: The nexus between certification, quality of work output and shortages

Abimbola O. Windapo
2016 South African Journal of Human Resource Management  
concludes that skilled labour shortages and poor work output quality continue to be experienced in the South African construction industry when workers are unable to obtain formal certification for informal  ...  between trade certification, quality of work output and scarce labour skills.Motivation for the study: The rationale for the investigation is based on the view of scholars that a skilled labour shortage  ...  Acknowledgements The author would like to acknowledge the assistance of the following people in conducting the survey and interviews: Dominic Benn, Bulelani Gwabeni and Tatenda Kanyangarara.  ... 
doi:10.4102/sajhrm.v14i1.750 fatcat:ahysejembjevnaa5gs66pajgry

Financing new venture exporters

Allan Riding, Barbara J. Orser, Martine Spence, Brad Belanger
2010 Small Business Economics  
Therefore, the primary goal of this study is to examine empirically the extent to which Canadian SME exporter firms face disproportionate difficulty in accessing debt financing from commercial lenders.  ...  Terms of Credit Summary, Discussion and Conclusions The primary goal of this study was to examine empirically the extent to which Canadian SME exporter firms face disproportionate difficulty in accessing  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11187-009-9259-6 fatcat:a7clocfldbhkhmp3yewzprlv6m

An Empirical Exploration on the Supervision of PhD Students Closely Collaborating with Industry [article]

Eduard Paul Enoiu
2019 arXiv   pre-print
With an increase of PhD students working in industry, there is a need to understand what factors are influencing supervision for industrial students.  ...  Data was collected through semi-structured interviews of six PhD students and supervisors with experience in PhD studies at several organizations in the embedded software industry in Sweden.  ...  Further, we ensured that informed consent was obtained for all participants.  ... 
arXiv:1903.12075v1 fatcat:zbiteeogabcbdeo332tfykfzry
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