Contracting Party: The European Committee of the Regions (CoR)(with the Framework Contract EYCR – Education, Youth, Culture and Research)
This study, co-authored by Progress Consulting S.r.l., investigates how youth entrepreneurship is promoted and boosted by local and regional authorities (LRAs).
The three main research questions addressed in this work include:
The study includes an updated analytical overview of the framing conditions and builds on the collection of an inventory of 35 initiatives undertaken by LRAs across the EU. Six main categories of measures are analyzed in terms of challenges and needs met by subnational authorities. Finally, a set of recommendations is drawn based on the evidence collected.