The Global Startup Ecosystem Report GSER 2020
The 2020 Global Startup Ecosystem Report (GSER) from Startup Genome and Global Entrepreneurship Network is the world’s most comprehensive and widely-read research on startup ecosystems. The GSER now ranks the top 140 startup ecosystems from an assessment of several hundreds. GEN works to build smarter entrepreneurial ecosystems in every national economy, operating a platform of projects and programs in 170 countries aimed at making it easier for anyone, anywhere to start and scale a business.The global startup economy remains large, creating nearly $3 trillion in value, a figure on par with the GDP of a G7 economy. Seven out of the top 10 largest companies in the world are in technology — the highest concentration of any industry sector among the top global companies — and 2019 saw close to $300 billion in venture capital investments around the world.