Entrepreneurial finance in a regional economy

Mason, Colin (2010) Entrepreneurial finance in a regional economy. Venture Capital, 12 (3). pp. 167-172. ISSN 1369-1066 (https://doi.org/10.1080/13691066.2010.507033)

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Geographical considerations generally attract little consideration in studies of entrepreneurial finance. However, financial systems are inherently spatial, characterised by complex institutional geographies that both reflect and influence their functioning (Martin 1999). Three geographical effects can be identified.