“Fueling the Job Engines: The Impact of Small Business Loans on Establishment Births.”

Read  “Fueling the Job Engines: The Impact of Small Business Loans on Establishment Births.” analyzing contemporary Economic Policy.

Highlights:

  • Small business lending does generally have a positive effect on the startup activity of businesses with employees.
  • The positive effect of small business lending on start-ups is strongest in nonmetropolitan (rural) counties.

Contributors: Conroy, Tessa, Sarah Low, and Stephan Weiler.