… contributing scholars consider the impact that government regulations, policies and other forcesincluding innovation, tax reform, employee disincentives, academic partnerships, the costs of complying with government stipulationshave actually had on small business growth. Based on an examination of policy efforts in the late 1980s, the book attempts to reveal the changing emphasis in the nature of the debate regarding small business in today's economy. Entrepreneurial Economy Review
Small Business in a Regulated Economy is the first comprehensive exploration of the impact that government regulations, policies, and other forces have on the formation and growth of small business in the United States. A collection of original essays by distinguished scholars, the book makes an important contribution to business literature by raising fundamental issues related to small business operating in a regulatory economy, identifying the implications of public policies which inhibit or encourage small business growth and development, and defining the nature and character of the policy area. In addition to thoroughly examining the role that government has played in small business regulation, the contributors also make suggestions and recommendations concerning the role government should play in the future to spur small business growth and success.
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About the Author
RICHARD J. JUDD is Professor of Business Administration at Sangamon State University in Illinois.
WILLIAM T. GREENWOOD is a private consultant and former Professor of Management at Sangamon State University.
FRED W. BECKER is Associate Professor of Public Administration, also at Sangamon State University.
Table of Contents
Introduction: Emerging Relationships Between Public Policies and Small Business by Richard J. Judd and William T. Greenwood
Small Business Impacts on Public Policy Issues
Public Policy Impacts on Small Business
Public Policy Implications for Small Business
Summary: Implications for Small Business and Public Policy
Selected Bibliography of Recent Books