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Covid's influence on the propensity to start a business

Has the Covid 19 pandemic influenced the propensity of scientists at universities in Germany to set up new businesses? Did they give up their idea of founding a company as a result – or did they postpone it? You will get answers to these questions in the current YouTube video "The Founding Success of Scientists in the Corona Pandemic".

The IfM Bonn surveyed scientists at a total of 73 German universities for the third time in the pandemic year, after 2013 and 2016, to identify factors influencing their propensity to start a business.