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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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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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An ecological analysis of competition among US communities

Pino G. Audia and Jennifer Kurkoski.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

February 2012; p ublished online December 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entrepreneurship; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Production and Organizations. 10688 words.

We apply the ecological concept of the organization's niche pioneered by John Freeman and Mike Hannan to the study of geographic communities. We define a community's market niche by the...

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Using an online community for vehicle design: project variety and motivations to participate

Victor P. Seidel and Benedikt Langner.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

June 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entrepreneurship; Transport. 10948 words.

Firms increasingly seek to use online communities as sources of ideas, innovations, and designs. However, many such open innovation efforts lack sustained participation and ultimately fail....

Socioemotional Aspects of Entrepreneurship for the Classroom

Alexander Bolinger and Mark Bolinger.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Business and Management

P ublished online August 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Entrepreneurship. 10811 words.

There is currently great enthusiasm for entrepreneurship education and the economic benefits that entrepreneurial activity can generate for individuals, organizations, and communities....

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Institutions and the Embedded Entrepreneur

Maryann Feldman and Paige Clayton.

in The Oxford Handbook of Entrepreneurship and Collaboration

November 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Entrepreneurship; Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 8311 words.

This chapter examines the relationship between entrepreneurs and the communities in which they are embedded. It argues that the actions of entrepreneurs and their firms are contextually...

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An Intentions-Based Model of Entrepreneurs’ Prosocial Behavior

Robert A. Baron and Keith M. Hmieleski.

in The Oxford Handbook of Entrepreneurship and Collaboration

November 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Entrepreneurship; Business Ethics. 12271 words.

Entrepreneurs are widely known for their generosity—voluntarily helping others through financial donations, mentoring, and various forms of community involvement. Such contributions are of...

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University Technology Commercialization

Kathleen R. Allen.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Business and Management

P ublished online August 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Entrepreneurship; Knowledge Management. 8457 words.

For decades researchers have studied various aspects of the technology transfer and commercialization process in universities in hopes of discovering effective methods for enabling more...

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