Startups and Employment Following the COVID Pandemic:
A Calculator

Due to the global coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, 2020 is set to be a tragic year for many businesses. This website provides a Startup Calculator, which compute the implications for U.S. aggregate employment under various scenarios regarding (i) the number of startups, (ii) the growth potential of startups, and (iii) the survival rate of young firms (up to age 10).

On this website you can:


Petr Sedláček, University of Oxford
Vincent Sterk, University College London
Online since: 16 April, 2020
Last updated: 27 April, 2020