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7th RISIS Policymakers Session: Exploring Venture Capital concentration London’s sovereignty

2.00 – 2.10 Welcome & Introduction by Alessia Fava  IRCrES, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche   2.10 – 2.50  Presentation by Massimiliano Guerini, Massimo Gaetano Colombo and Francesca Enrica Tenca                       Politecnico di Milano   2.50 – 3.20 Discussion with Helmut Kraemer-Eis, Simone Signore  EIF European Investment Fund   3.20 – 4.00 Debate & Closing   Agenda Policy brief | Issue #7    

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Cheetah, a unique dataset of European fast-growing mid-size firms

High-growth firms received considerable attention by academic scholars and policy-makers, because of their crucial role in creating new jobs and sustaining economic growth. At the same time, the academic literature has pointed out how the determinants of high growth are difficult to predict, and that high growth tends not to persist over time. Quite surprisingly, one category of firms has received less scholarly attention when dealing with firm growth: medium-size firms. Cheetah dataset offers the…

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