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High Potential Start-Ups Supported Through Enterprise Platform Programmes: Their Impact on the Irish Economy.

Phelan, Michelle (2003) High Potential Start-Ups Supported Through Enterprise Platform Programmes: Their Impact on the Irish Economy. Undergraduate thesis, Dublin, National College of Ireland.

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Abstract

This dissertation examines the importance of High Potential Start-Up companies in our economy. Specifically, it explores an initiative, the Enterprise Platform Programmes, which is designed to increase the emergence of these rapidly growing enterprises. This dissertation analyses the support and development provided by these programmes in the early phases of growth of these start up companies. The author investigates the impact and contribution of High Potential Start Up companies upon the Irish economy.
The findings of this dissertation show that High Potential Start-Ups have a positive impact upon the Irish economy. The research provides evidence that High Potential Start-Ups have clear benefits for the economy in Ireland. The findings also suggest that the Enterprise Platform Programmes are a successful vehicle to increase the emergence of High Potential Start-Ups, thanks to the comprehensive levels of support provided.

Item Type: Thesis (Undergraduate)
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > New Business Enterprises
H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory > Entrepreneurship
Divisions: School of Business > BA (Honours) in European Business and Languages
Depositing User: SINEAD CORCORAN
Date Deposited: 17 Sep 2010 12:52
Last Modified: 28 Apr 2012 10:58
URI: http://trap.ncirl.ie/id/eprint/351

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