World encyclopedia of entrepreneurship / edited by Léo-Paul Dana.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Cheltenham ; Northampton, Mass. : Edward Elgar, 2011.
Description
1 online resource (xvi, 495 pages) : illustrations.

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Summary note
This exhaustive, interdisciplinary Handbook explores the phenomena of immigration and ethnic minority entrepreneurship in light of marked changes since the mid-twentieth century and the advent of easier, more affordable travel and more open and integrated national economies.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Ch. 1. Business Angels /Colin M. Mason -- Chapter 2. Chinese Clan Entrepreneurship / David Leong -- Chapter 3. Configuration Approach In Entrepreneurship Research / Rainer Harms And Sascha Kraus -- Chapter 4. Criminal Entrepreneurship / Petter Gottschalk -- Chapter 5. Defining The Entrepreneur / Louis Jacques Filion -- Chapter 6. Economics And Entrepreneurship / William J. Baumol -- Chapter 7. Employee Start-Ups / Andreas Koch. -- Chapter 8. Entrepreneurial Decision-Making / Jean Bonnet, Pascal Cussy And Thomas Brau -- Chapter 9. Entrepreneurial Desirability / Yvon Gasse -- Chapter 10. Entrepreneurial Orientation / Thomas H. Hawver And Jeffrey M. Pollack -- Chapter 11. Entrepreneurship Education / Alain Fayolle -- Chapter 12. Entrepreneurship In The Ethnic Ownership Economy / Ivan H. Light -- Chapter 13. Entrepreneurship Policy / David B. Audretsch. -- Chapter 14. Environment For Entrepreneurship / Jean J. Obrecht -- Chapter 15. Ethics And Entrepreneurship / Alan E. Singer -- Chapter 16. Ethnic Minority Entrepreneurship / Léo-Paul Dana And Michael Morris -- Chapter 17. Evolution Of Entrepreneurship : Toward Stewardship-Based Economics / Raymond W.Y. Kao, Rowland R. Kao And Kenneth R. Kao -- Chapter 18. Exit / Karl Wennberg -- Chapter 19. Family Business / Sascha Kraus And Rainer Harms -- Chapter 20. Feasibility Of Entrepreneurship / Yvon Gasse -- Chapter 21. Geographic Proximity In Entrepreneurship / Udo Staber -- Chapter 22. Global Entrepreneurship And Transnationalism / Ivan H. Light -- Chapter 23. Historical Context Of Entrepreneurship / Mark Casson -- Chapter 24. Hotelier Entrepreneur / Kirk Frith -- Chapter 25. Howard Hughes / Teresa E. Dana -- Chapter 26. The Hudson's Bay Company / Lynn Ferguson -- Chapter 27. Implicit Theories Of Entrepreneurship / Jeffrey M. Pollack -- Chapter 28. Indigenous Entrepreneurship As A Function Of Cultural Perceptions Of Opportunity / Léo-Paul Dana And Robert Brent Anderson -- Chapter 29. Interdependent Innovation / Adam M. Kleinbaum -- Chapter 30. Intermediated Internationalization Theory / Zoltan J. Acs And Siri Terjesen -- Chapter 31. International Entrepreneurship / Benjamin M. Oviatt, Vladislav R. Maksimov And Patricia P. Mcdougall -- Chapter 32. Internationalization Of European Entrepreneurs / Léo-Paul Dana, Isa Welpe And Vanessa Ratten -- Chapter 33. Involuntary Entrepreneurship / Teemu Kautonen, Simon Down, Friederike Welter -- Chapter 34. Islam And Entrepreneurship / Wafica Ali Ghoul -- Chapter 35. Learning Business Planning / P. Kyrö And M. Niemi -- Chapter 36. Mature-Age Entrepreneurship / Paull C. Weber And Michael T. Schaper -- Chapter 37. Pastoralism As A Form Of Entrepreneurship / A. Allan Degen -- Chapter 38. Process / Yvon Gasse -- Chapter 39. A Quantum-Holographic Approach To The Psychophysiology Of Intuitive Action / Raymond Trevor Bradley And Dana Tomasino -- Chapter 40. Regional Context Of Entrepreneurship / Dieter Bögenhold And Uwe Fachinger -- Chapter 41. Religion As An Explanatory Variable For Entrepreneurship / Léo-Paul Dana -- Chapter 42. Rural Entrepreneurship /Gerard Mcelwee And Andrew Atherton -- Chapter 43. Schumpeter, Creative Destruction And Entrepreneurship / Dieter Bögenhold -- Chapter 44. Self-Efficacy / Jeffrey M. Pollack -- Chapter 45. Signalling / Uschi Backes-Gellner And Arndt Werner -- Chapter 46. Simulation Games / Christian Lendner And Jutta Huebscher -- Chapter 47. Small Island Entrepreneurship / Godfrey Baldacchino -- Chapter 48. Social Entrepreneurship / Ana Maria Peredo -- Chapter 49. Strategy And Entrepreneurship Robert T. Hamilton -- Chapter 50. Teams / Leon Schjoedt And Sascha Kraus -- Chapter 51. Ten Percenters : Fast-Growth Middle-Market Firms In Britain / David Storey -- Chapter 52. Territorial Entrepreneurship / Pierre-André Julien -- Chapter 53. Third-World Entrepreneurship Peter Kilby -- Chapter 54. Trust And Entrepreneurship / Friederike Welter -- Chapter 55. Venture Capital / Jeffrey M. Pollack And Thomas H. Hawver.
ISBN
9781849808453 (e-book)
LCCN
2010929024
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