The project addresses the following objectives:

  • Creation of sophisticated analyses of Bavaria’s firm foundations activities since 2000 based on the information of the Mannheim Enterprise4 Panel differentiated between sector groups and regions
  • Analysing Bavarian firms foundation processes, their development of the first years in the market and the specifics of innovation oriented start-ups based on a reprehensive survey of young Bavarian firms
  • Compiling a strength and weakness analyses with regard to the firm foundation situation in Bavaria

Selected Publications


Egeln, Jürgen, Sandra Gottschalk, Daniel Höwer and Bettina Müller (2012), Existenzgründungsgeschehen in Bayern, Bayerisches Staatsministeriums für Wirtschaft, Infrastruktur, Verkehr, Technologie, Mannheim. Download