Received: 2020-11-20  |  Accepted: 2021-04-12  |  Published: 2021-06-30

Title

Small and medium enterprises in regions - empirical and quantitative approach


Abstract

The problem of identifying and quantifying the efficiency of accommodation units is currently a discussed issue. Recognition and identification of the most important aspects that increase the financial efficiency of a rapidly changing business environment, especially in a difficult period of economic and tourism bounce back is a key issue. Only the companies that adequately address the issue of their measurement and evaluation and are able to choose the right approach in this regard will win the competition. Our work focuses on the identification of key factors influencing the management of business entities. We carried out a detailed analysis of accommodation units in selected accommodation facilities at the regional level. We wanted to point out the differences within the individual regions of Slovakia. By applying the DEA method, we used individual models focused on inputs and outputs in order to determine the inefficient units in our research, and revealed its shortcomings and pointed out the way to improve the economic results of these research subjects.


Keywords

small and medium enterprises, regions, DEA, models, correlation


JEL classifications

C14 , C44 , L21


URI

http://jssidoi.org/ird/article/70


DOI


HAL


Pages

252-266


Funding

Scientific Paper was elaborated and financed within the framework of the project VEGA 1/0813/19 Managing the development of innovative and start-up forms of businesses in international environment and verification of INMARK concept and GAAA 5-5/2020 Development of family business in Slovak regions. This research was funded by VEGA 1/0240/20 Financial aspects of business sustainability – business succession in small and medium enterprises, too.

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Authors

Mura, Ladislav
Pan-European University, Bratislava, Slovakia https://www.paneurouni.com
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Hajduová, Zuzana
University of Economics in Bratislava, Bratislava, Slovakia https://www.euba.sk
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Journal title

Insights into Regional Development

Volume

3


Number

2


Issue date

June 2021


Issue DOI


ISSN

ISSN 2345-0282 (online)


Publisher

VšĮ Entrepreneurship and Sustainability Center, Vilnius, Lithuania

Cited

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