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We thank the authors and referees for their contributions, Helen Koshy for expert editorial assistance, the Society for the Advancement of Economic Theory for sponsoring sessions on entrepreneurship at the 2007 SAET conference, and Ed Prescott for his comments at the conference. We especially thank Roko Aliprantis, to whom we dedicate this special issue in memoriam. Anne Villamil thanks the Kauffman Foundation and the Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership at the University of Illinois. This work was completed while Villamil was the Hallsworth Visiting Professor at the University of Manchester and the Peter Moores Fellow at the Said School of Business at the University of Oxford. The views expressed in this paper are those of the authors and do not reflect those of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, the Federal Reserve System, or its Board of Governors.