1. See Tor Klette, Jarle Moen, and Zvi Griliches, “Do Subsidies to Commercial R&D Reduce Market Failures? Microeconomic Evaluation Studies,” Research Policy 29 (2000): 471–95, for an overview of the current state of empirical research in this area.
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1. “AIG Gets $150 Billion Government Bailout; Posts Huge Loss,” Reuters News Service, November 10, 2008, and Nelson D. Schwartz, “UBS Given an Infusion of Capital,” New York Times, October 16, 2008.
2. The Global Entrepreneurship Monitor’s tabulations are available at “The Global Entrepreneurship Monitor,” http://www.gemconsortium.org/ (accessed July 11, 2008). It should be noted that the results of these and similar comparisons, which rely on surveys with different ...