- Klaus-Heiner Röhl ·
- IW-Policy Paper ·
- 31 May 2017
European SME Policy: Recommendations for a Growth-Oriented Agenda
As a result of the European debt crisis, start-ups and established small and medium-sized companies have returned into focus for policy-makers in Brussels. They hope that SMEs create more jobs and growth. Despite this, the concerns of SMEs are still not at the heart of economic policy and regulation.