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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