The evolution of Aust'n enterprises,1990 to 2007:an empirical analysis of the relationship between turbulence among firms,productivity,growth &exports

Grant number: LP0348635

Abstract

This project will examine determinants and effects of enterprise entry and exit on growth, export and productivity in Australian industry using innovative panel enterprise data sets which have been collated and linked from existing ABS surveys, administrative data and accounting data. Currently, there is only one short longitudinal enterprise data set in Australia. Further data sets are required if policy makers are to understand patterns and causes of growth and business survival in Australia. Understanding provided from these studies should significantly improve our undertanding of how businesses perform.