- Year: 2013
- Author: Teemu Kautonen
- Journal Number: A background paper for the OECD Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs and Local Development
- Publisher: Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development
This paper provides an overview of the research on senior entrepreneurship focussing especially on the scope of the phenomenon, the specific barriers faced by older entrepreneurs, the advantages they may have over younger entrepreneurs and what policy currently does and what it could and perhaps should do.