Questo lavoro analizza la definizione di Piccola e Media Impresa (PMI) della Commissione Europea e la confronta con definizioni affini adottate dalle organizzazioni internazionali. L’analisi approfondisce come la definizione dei termini di partecipazione al capitale o al diritto di voto da parte dei Venture Capitalist (VC) possa influenzare lo status stesso di PMI e conseguentemente introdurre un potenziale vincolo nell’accesso alle fonti di finanziamento pubbliche. L’analisi descrittiva evidenzia come solo una quota limitata di imprese che hanno ricevuto investimenti VC non avrebbe avuto accesso a finanziamenti pubblici applicando le soglie standard attualmente in essere nella definizione di PMI della Commissione Europea.
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