OECD Small and Medium Enterprise Outlook 1997

The dynamism of small and medium-sized enterprises cannot be questioned. SMEs create jobs, spread technological progress, and contribute to economic and social well-being, while stimulating entrepreneurship. Their essential contribution to the economy must sometimes be facilitated by government action. This book presents an overview of the SME policies in in a selection of countries, and also introduces a new evaluation-oriented focus to identifying best practices.

24 Feb 1998 121 pages English Also available in: French

https://doi.org/10.1787/sme_outlook-1997-en 9789264162457 (PDF)

Authors: OECD