Purpose – The purpose of this article is to determine the views of Professor David Audretsch.
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Findings – Professor David Audretsch shares his thoughts and advice on an “entrepreneurial society” where there is a rethinking of fundamental economic and business ideas, where innovation and entrepreneurship emerge as the driving forces of competitiveness and growth, but institutions and public policies facilitating innovation and entrepreneurship play a key role.
Originality/value – The aricle provides valuable insights from one of the world's most frequently cited economists.
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