Global Reports

GEM 2014 Global Report

The GEM 2014 Global Report finds that high levels of entrepreneurial optimism, ambition and innovation are vital to advancing economies. The report also finds that entrepreneurship worldwide has recovered from The Great Recession.

GEM 2013 Global Report

Entrepreneurs are among the happiest individuals across the globe when it comes to individual well-being and satisfaction with their work conditions according to the GEM 2013 Global Report. The report, launched on 20th January 2014 in Santiago, Chile, marks fifteen…

GEM 2012 Global Report

The GEM 2012 Global Report, launched on 17th January 2013 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, estimates that nearly half of the world’s entrepreneurs are between the ages of 25 and 44. The survey also reports that, in all geographic regions surveyed,…

GEM 2011 Global Report

The GEM 2011 Global Report focuses on entrepreneurs and entrepreneurial employees across the globe. More than 140,000 adults (18–64 years of age) in 54 economies, spanning diverse geographies and a range of development levels were surveyed. Based on this survey,…

GEM 2011 Global Report - EXTENDED

Taking the GEM 2011 Global Report and extending the discussion for an in-depth technical look at the data. Included are one-page summaries of the activity in each of the economies represented in GEM 2011 and four Appendices among them:, Definitions…

GEM 2010 Global Report

With this report, the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) has completed 12 annual surveys of the entrepreneurial attitudes,activities and aspirations of individuals around the world. Starting with just 10 developed countries in 1999, GEM has grown to include over 80 economies…

GEM 2009 Global Report

Based on more than 180,000 interviews conducted between May and October in 54 countries, 2009 GEM data show that the global economic downturn reduced the number of people who thought there were good opportunities to start a business in many…

GEM 2008 Global Report

This is the 10th annual GEM Global Report. Over the past decade, harmonized data on entrepreneurial attitudes, activity and aspirations have been collected to provide annual assessments of the entrepreneurial sector for a wide range of countries.

GEM 2007 Global Report

This report constitutes the ninth annual assessment and review of entrepreneurial activity and entrepreneurial perceptions in countries participating in the GEM project. Since the first report was published in 1999 by scholars at Babson College and London Business School, GEM…

GEM 2006 Global Report

The Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) cross-national assessment of entrepreneurial activity is now in its eighth cycle. Started in 1999, with ten participating countries, the project has expanded to include 42 countries in 2006.


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