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Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence — Maritime History.

Of a ship, to sink at sea, generally understood to be by the flooding of its hull either through springing a leak or through striking a rock. Other causes of a ship sinking, such as...

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What determines the innovation capability of firm founders?

Spyros Arvanitis and Tobias Stucki.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

August 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 10952 words.

Innovative start-ups, not start-ups in general, seem to be important drivers of economic growth. However, little is known about what such firms look like. As activities of start-ups are...

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Inertia and Change in the Early Years: Employment Relations in Young, High Technology Firms

MICHAEL T. HANNAN, M. DIANE BURTON and JAMES N. BARON.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

March 1996; p ublished online March 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 0 words.

This paper considers processes of organizational imprinting in a sample of 100 young, high technology companies. It examines the effects of a pair of initial conditions: the founders'...

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Entrepreneurship and the process of firms’ entry, survival and growth

Enrico Santarelli and Marco Vivarelli.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

June 2007; p ublished online May 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 12295 words.

This survey article aims at critically discussing the recent literature on firm formation and survival and the growth of new-born firms. The basic purpose is to single out the microeconomic...

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The Road Taken: Origins and Evolution of Employment Systems in Emerging Companies

JAMES N. BARON, M. DIANE BURTON and MICHAEL T. HANNAN.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

March 1996; p ublished online March 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 0 words.

Drawing on a unique archive of qualitative and quantitative data describing 100 Bay Area high technology firms within their first decade, this paper examines the models of employment...

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Is entrepreneurship necessarily good? Microeconomic evidence from developed and developing countries

Marco Vivarelli.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

December 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industry Studies; Business History; Innovation; Industrial History; Technological Change; Research and Development. 14846 words.

The aim of this study is to provide a microeconomic investigation of the concept of entrepreneurship; in particular, the following issues will be discussed: (i) the alternative ways of...

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Organizational identities and the hazard of change

Michael T. Hannan, James N. Baron, Greta Hsu and Özgecan Koçak.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

October 2006; p ublished online August 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 11396 words.

We examine how the life chances and financial performance of nascent high-technology firms were affected by two kinds of organizational changes: altering founders’ blueprints for the...

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Bringing individuals back in: the effects of career experience on new firm founding

Scott Shane and Rakesh Khurana.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

June 2003; p ublished online June 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 0 words.

Because of methodological and theoretical obstacles, research on organizational foundings has largely focused on societal and population‐level explanations. This paper takes the view that...

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Trends in the organization of public research organizations: lessons from the Brazilian case

Sergio Salles-Filho, Maria Beatriz and Machado Bonacelli.

in Science and Public Policy

April 2010; p ublished online April 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Public Policy. 0 words.

This paper analyzes trends in the evolution of public research organizations (PROs) with special emphasis on the Brazilian case. Given the central role in global competitiveness played by...

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‘Old Economy’ Inputs for ‘New Economy’ Outcomes: Cluster Formation in the New Silicon Valleys

Timothy Bresnahan, Alfonso Gambardella and Annalee Saxenian.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

December 2001; p ublished online December 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 0 words.

This paper discusses the results of a two‐year research project on the sources of success in regional clusters of entrepreneurship and innovation like Silicon Valley. Our project has studied...

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The capabilities of new firms and the evolution of the US automobile industry

Steven Klepper.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

August 2002; p ublished online August 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 0 words.

Firms that diversify into new and existing industries typically outperform de novo entrants, but in some new industries diversifying firms are displaced by later‐entering de novo firms....

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Dynamics of innovation in an “open source” collaboration environment: lurking, laboring, and launching FLOSS projects on SourceForge

Paul A. David and Francesco Rullani.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

August 2008; p ublished online July 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 26080 words.

A systems analysis perspective is adopted to examine the critical properties of the Free/Libre/Open Source Software (FLOSS) mode of innovation, as reflected on the SourceForge platform (SF....

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