Gazelle companies: Growth drivers and an evolution analysis

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Amat, Oriol; Perramon, Jordi. Gazelle companies: Growth drivers and an evolution analysis. 2010
http://hdl.handle.net/10230/11708
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dc.contributor.author Amat, Oriol
dc.contributor.author Perramon, Jordi
dc.contributor.other Universitat Pompeu Fabra. Departament d'Economia i Empresa
dc.date.issued 2010-11-01
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10230/11708
dc.description.abstract Gazelle companies are relevant because they generate much more employment than other companies and deliver high returns to their shareholders. This paper analyzes their behavior in the years of high growth and their evolution in the following years. The main factors that explain their success are competitive advantages based on human resources, innovation, internationalization, the excellence in processes and a conservative financial policy. Nevertheless, as time goes by they can be divided in two groups: a group which continues having growth, but most of them with lower growth rates; and the rest which face great problems or even disappear. The present study identifies several key factors that explain this different evolution.
dc.language.iso eng
dc.relation.ispartofseries Economics and Business Working Papers Series; 1244
dc.rights L'accés als continguts d'aquest document queda condicionat a l'acceptació de les condicions d'ús establertes per la següent llicència Creative Commons
dc.rights.uri http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/es/
dc.title Gazelle companies: Growth drivers and an evolution analysis
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/workingPaper
dc.date.modified 2014-06-03T07:14:27Z
dc.subject.keyword Finance and Accounting
dc.subject.keyword gazelle companies
dc.subject.keyword high-growth companies
dc.subject.keyword financial information
dc.subject.keyword business evolution
dc.subject.keyword financial statements.
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