This Case is about FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT
PUBLICATION DATE: February 19, 2016 PRODUCT #: CMR613-PDF-ENG
While the crowdfunding occurrence has brought significant professional and scholarly focus, present research primarily represents a U.S.-centric view. This informative article analyzes crowdfunding platform development in 15 European nations. Even with the omnipresent range of the world wide web, national borders shape the development of the European crowdfunding business. Especially, crowdfunding platform creation changes across states for crowdfunding action in general and different national patterns emerge. Also, econometric evaluations indicate that state-level variables affect platform development in European nations, with fascinating variations across four crowdfunding versions: Equity, Gift, Wages and Financing.