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Competitiveness for sustainable Economies
Competitiveness for sustainable Economies

Author(s): Anca Şerban, Nelu Eugen Popescu
Subject(s): Economy
Published by: Fundatia Română pentru Inteligenta Afacerii
Keywords: Competitiveness; entrepreneurship; economic growth

Summary/Abstract: The current economic environment puts pressure on all national economies which struggle to improve their competitiveness and innovativeness in a sustainable way. This article aims to present the current state of the competitiveness by reviewing the main literature and worldwide researches, in order to provide a brief overview of the determinants that drive productivity and economic success at global and national level, taking into consideration the entrepreneurial activity for a country’s competitiveness and economic growth. The paper identifies the ways in which efficiency driven countries can improve their policies and get a better return on their investments, underlining a set of competitiveness enhancing policies (measures) that can be implemented by public and private institutions in order to strengthen the economic fundamentals of the economies.

  • Issue Year: II/2014
  • Issue No: 03
  • Page Range: 457-469
  • Page Count: 13
  • Language: English