Publication detail

Performance of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises in the Chemical Industry in the Czech Republic – An Exploratory Analysis

HRUBÝ, V. KORÁB, V.

Original Title

Performance of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises in the Chemical Industry in the Czech Republic – An Exploratory Analysis

English Title

Performance of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises in the Chemical Industry in the Czech Republic – An Exploratory Analysis

Type

journal article - other

Language

en

Original Abstract

This paper adds to the existing research on the performance of SMEs in the Czech Republic by focusing on the chemical industry. It builds on the existing knowledge in the areas of small and medium-sized enterprises, firm performance and chemical industry in the Czech Republic by digging deep into the secondary data obtained from the Amadeus database. The analysis produced the evidence that the performance of the companies in the research sample, represented by a selected set of performance measures, is solid and better than the rest of the manufacturing industry.

English abstract

This paper adds to the existing research on the performance of SMEs in the Czech Republic by focusing on the chemical industry. It builds on the existing knowledge in the areas of small and medium-sized enterprises, firm performance and chemical industry in the Czech Republic by digging deep into the secondary data obtained from the Amadeus database. The analysis produced the evidence that the performance of the companies in the research sample, represented by a selected set of performance measures, is solid and better than the rest of the manufacturing industry.

Keywords

Entrepreneurship, Firm performance, SME, Czech Republic

Released

29.06.2018

Publisher

Akademické nakladatelství CERM, s.r.o.

Location

Brno

Pages from

9

Pages to

18

Pages count

10

BibTex


@article{BUT148660,
  author="Vojtěch {Hrubý} and Vojtěch {Koráb}",
  title="Performance of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises in the Chemical Industry in the Czech Republic – An Exploratory Analysis",
  annote="This paper adds to the existing research on the performance of SMEs in the Czech Republic by focusing on the chemical industry. It builds on the existing knowledge in the areas of small and medium-sized enterprises, firm performance and chemical industry in the Czech Republic by digging deep into the secondary data obtained from the Amadeus database. The analysis produced the evidence that the performance of the companies in the
research sample, represented by a selected set of performance measures, is solid and better than the rest of the manufacturing industry.",
  address="Akademické nakladatelství CERM, s.r.o.",
  chapter="148660",
  doi="10.13164/trends.2018.31.9",
  howpublished="print",
  institution="Akademické nakladatelství CERM, s.r.o.",
  number="31",
  volume="12",
  year="2018",
  month="june",
  pages="9--18",
  publisher="Akademické nakladatelství CERM, s.r.o.",
  type="journal article - other"
}