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Ability or Finances as Constraints on Entrepreneurship? Evidence from Survival Rates in a Natural Experiment

Steffen Andersen and Kasper Meisner Nielsen.

in The Review of Financial Studies

December 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Demand and Supply of Labour; Entrepreneurship; Business and Management. 11199 words.

We use a natural experiment in Denmark to test the hypothesis that aspiring entrepreneurs face financial constraints because of low entrepreneurial quality. We identify 304 constrained...

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Agency culture, constitutional provisions and entrepreneurship: a cross-country analysis

Emanuela Carbonara, Enrico Santarelli, Martin Obschonka, Hien Thu Tran, Jeff Potter and Samuel D Gosling.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

June 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare Economics; Analysis of Collective Decision-making; Law and Economics; Public Economics; Entrepreneurship; Economic Sociology. 10232 words.

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Substantial and systematic cross-country variation in entrepreneurship rates has been found in various studies. We attempt to explain such differences...

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Amphibious Entrepreneurs and the Origins of Invention

Kurt Sandholtz and Walter W. Powell.

in The Oxford Handbook of Entrepreneurship and Collaboration

November 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Entrepreneurship; Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 13343 words.

This chapter exaes entrepreneurs who carry ideas, technologies, values, and assumptions between previously unrelated spheres of economic or cultural activity and, in the process, change the...

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An Analysis of Regional Economic Growth in the U.S. Midwest

Daniel C. Monchuk, John A. Miranowski, Dermot J. Hayes and Bruce A. Babcock.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Analysis; Entrepreneurship; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Public Economics; Agricultural Economics. 9448 words.

In this paper, we examine more closely some of the forces that underlie economic growth at the county level. In an effort to describe a much more comprehensive regional economic growth...

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Asymmetric Partnerships

Jiang Bian and Riitta Katila.

in The Oxford Handbook of Entrepreneurship and Collaboration

November 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Entrepreneurship; Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 17255 words.

Asymmetric partnerships—partnerships between small entrepreneurial and large established firms—are categorically distinct from large–large firm partnerships but have received considerably...

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Avoiding Collaboration Stalemates in Technology Commercialization

Phillip H. Kim, Manuel F. Ramírez and Reddi Kotha.

in The Oxford Handbook of Entrepreneurship and Collaboration

November 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Entrepreneurship; Business Strategy. 9395 words.

This chapter provides an overview of the technology commercialization process that occurs in research universities. With the assistance of technology transfer offices, inventors and...

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Capital constraints and the performance of entrepreneurial firms in Vietnam

Hien Thu Tran and Enrico Santarelli.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

June 2014; p ublished online August 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Entrepreneurship; Investment Banking; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 13747 words.

Entrepreneurship has been among the key driving forces of the emergence of a dynamic private sector during the recent decades in Vietnam. This article addresses for Vietnam the questions...

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Choice of Enterprise Form: Spain, 1886–1936

Timothy W Guinnane and Susana Mart�nez-Rodr�guez.

in The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization

March 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Entrepreneurship; Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics; Growth and Fluctuations; Economic Development. 10560 words.

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Every new firm selects a legal form. Organizing as a corporation, a limited company, or a partnership shapes the firm’s access to capital markets, its...

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Clusters, entrepreneurial ecosystem co-creation, and appropriability: a conceptual framework

Christos Pitelis.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

December 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entrepreneurship; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 11080 words.

Extant literature on clusters underplays the role of entrepreneurs and entrepreneurial management in creating and co-creating organizations, markets, and supporting ecosystems. We employ...

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Cognitive Aspects of Entrepreneurship: Decision-Making and Attitudes to Risk

Nigel Wadeson.

in The Oxford Handbook of Entrepreneurship

May 2008; p ublished online September 2009 .

Article. Subjects: Entrepreneurship; Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 9400 words.

This article reviews literature on the study of the cognition of entrepreneurs, and how this affects their attitudes to risk. The review begins with the heuristics and biases approach....

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Collaborating for Innovation

Peter G. Klein, Mark D. Packard and Karen Schnatterly.

in The Oxford Handbook of Entrepreneurship and Collaboration

November 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Entrepreneurship; Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 9918 words.

This chapter looks inside the firm at how organizational design affects collaboration in pursuit of corporate entrepreneurship or “intrapreneurship.” It shows how the intrafirm...

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Collaborating With Larger Partners

Christian Lechner, Birthe Soppe and Karolina Heggli.

in The Oxford Handbook of Entrepreneurship and Collaboration

November 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Entrepreneurship; Business Strategy. 11063 words.

Although interfirm collaborations between entrepreneurial firms and established partners have become ubiquitous in organizational and business life, academic research on collaborations...

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Collaboration Among Silicon Valley Venture Capitalists

Lyda Bigelow, Jennifer Kuan and Kyle Mayer.

in The Oxford Handbook of Entrepreneurship and Collaboration

November 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Entrepreneurship; Business Strategy. 9042 words.

Regional differences among industry clusters have long been a puzzle, especially when performance differences are significant. This chapter examines the case of venture capital investing,...

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Collaboration and Intellectual Property

Michael B. Heeley and David R. King.

in The Oxford Handbook of Entrepreneurship and Collaboration

November 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Entrepreneurship; Business and Government. 9563 words.

The number of options owners of intellectual property confront in how best to exploit the inherent value of an innovation has expanded. New strategies for exploitation have developed in...

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Collaboration in Business Model Innovation

Raphael Amit, Xu Han and Christoph Zott.

in The Oxford Handbook of Entrepreneurship and Collaboration

November 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Entrepreneurship; Organizational Theory and Behaviour; Business Strategy. 8626 words.

This chapter addresses the role of collaboration in the design and operation of innovative business models in the digital era. It surveys and builds on a broad range of related literatures...

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Collaboration in Entrepreneurial Finance

Douglas Cumming, Sofia Johan and Yelin Zhang.

in The Oxford Handbook of Entrepreneurship and Collaboration

November 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Entrepreneurship. 7082 words.

An important topic in some areas of finance involves syndication, which refers to more than one investor in an investee firm. Investment syndication involves collaboration, particularly...

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Collaboration Inside the Firm

Elena Kulchina.

in The Oxford Handbook of Entrepreneurship and Collaboration

November 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Entrepreneurship; Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 11338 words.

Founding and operating a firm is a collaborative process, but still little is known about the nature of collaboration between entrepreneurs and other members of the new-venture team,...

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Collaborative Market Making

Pinar Ozcan and Kerem Gurses.

in The Oxford Handbook of Entrepreneurship and Collaboration

November 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Entrepreneurship. 10820 words.

Extant work has identified many aspects of market formation including the mechanisms and processes associated with the origins of new markets and the trajectories of market emergence....

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The Communicative Constitution of Entrepreneurship

Timothy Kuhn and Dana Marshall.

in The Oxford Handbook of Entrepreneurship and Collaboration

November 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Entrepreneurship; Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 14300 words.

This chapter pursues a novel conception of communication to highlight the collaborative processes associated with entrepreneurship. In contrast to a representational stance in which...

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Community Social Capital and the Venture Gestation Process

Siddharth Vedula and Casey J. Frid.

in The Oxford Handbook of Entrepreneurship and Collaboration

November 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Entrepreneurship; Business Ethics. 9754 words.

Community social capital is increasingly recognized as an important regional resource for spurring entrepreneurial activity. A nascent but growing body of work has begun to link community...

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