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Title World encyclopedia of entrepreneurship / edited by Léo-Paul Dana.
Published Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, 2011.
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 Floor3  HB615 .W68 2011    IN LIBRARY
  
Description xvi, 495 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Content Type text
Format volume
Series Elgar original reference
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Business angels / Colin M. Mason -- Chinese clan entrepreneurship / David Leong -- Configuration approach in entrepreneurship research / Rainer Harms, Sascha Kraus -- Criminal entrepreneurship / Petter Gottschalk -- Defining the entrepreneur / Louis Jacques Filion -- Economics and entrepreneurship / William J. Baumol -- Employee start-ups / Andreas Koch -- Entrepreneurial decision-making / Jean Bonnet, Pascal Cussy, Thomas Brau -- Entrepreneurial desirability / Yvon Gasse -- Entrepreneurial orientation / Thomas H. Hawver, Jeffrey M. Pollack -- Entrepreneurship education / Alain Fayolle -- Entrepreneurship in the ethnic ownership economy / Ivan H. Light -- Entrepreneurship policy / David B. Audretsch -- Environment for entrepreneurship / Jean J. Obrecht -- Ethics and entrepreneurship / Alan E. Singer -- Ethnic minority entrepreneurship / Léo-Paul Dana, Michael Morris -- Evolution of entrepreneurship: toward stewardship-based economics / Raymond W.Y. Kao, Rowland R. Kao, Kenneth R. Kao -- Exit / Karl Wennberg -- Family business / Sascha Kraus, Reiner Harms -- Feasibility of entrepreneurship / Yvon Gasse -- Geographic proximity in entrepreneurship / Udo Staber -- Global entrepreneurship and transnationalism / Ivan H. Light -- Historical context of entrepreneurship / Mark Casson -- Hotelier entrepreneur / Kirk Frith -- Howard Hughes / Teresa E. Dana -- The Hudson's Bay Company / Lynn Ferguson -- Implicit theories of entrepreneurship / Jeffrey M. Pollack -- Indigenous entrepreneurship as a function of cultural perceptions of opportunity / Léo-Paul Dana, Robert Brent Anderson -- Interdependent innovation / Adam M. Kleinbaum -- Intermediated internationalization theory / Zoltan J. Acs, Siri Terjesen -- International entrepreneurship / Benjamin M. Oviatt, Vladislav R. Maksimov, Patricia P. McDougall -- Internationalization of European entrepreneurs / Léo-Paul Dana ... [et al.] -- Involuntary entrepreneurship / Teemu Kautonen ... [et al.] -- Islam and entrepreneurship / Wafica Ali Ghoul -- Learning business and planning / P. Kyrö, M. Niemi -- Mature-age entrepreneurship / Paull C. Weber, Michael T. Schaper -- Pastoralism as a form of entrepreneurship / A. Allan Degen -- Process / Yvon Gasse -- A quantum-holographic approach to the psychophysiology of intuitive action / Raymond Trevor Bradley, Dana Tomasino -- Regional context of entrepreneurship / Dieter Bögenhold, Uwe Fachinger -- Religion as an explanatory variable for entrepreneurship / Léo-Paul Dana -- Rural entrepreneurship / Gerard McElwee, Andrew Atherton -- Schumpeter, creative destruction and entrepreneurship / Dieter Bögenhold -- Self-efficacy / Jeffrey M. Pollack -- Signalling Uschi Backes-Gellner, Arndt Werner -- Simulation games / Christian Lendner, Jutta Huebscher -- Small island entrepreneurship / Godfrey Baldacchino -- Social entrepreneurship / Ana Maria Peredo -- Strategy and entrepreneurship / Robert T. Hamilton -- Teams / Leon Schjoedt, Sascha Kraus -- Ten percenters: fast-growth middle-market firms in Britain / David Storey -- Territorial entrepreneurship / Pierre-André Julien -- Third-world entrepreneurship / Peter Kilby -- Trust entrepreneurship / Friederike Welter -- Venture capital / Jeffrey M. Pollack, Thomas H. Hawver.
Summary "This comprehensive reference work, written by some of the most eminent academics in the field, contains entries on numerous aspects of entrepreneurship. Topics covered include : business angels, Chinese clan entrepreneurship, criminal entrepreneurship, defining the entrepreneur, employee start-ups, entrepreneurship education, entrepreneurship policy, ethics, ethnic minority entrepreneurship, family business, global entrepreneurship and transnationalism, indigenous entrepreneurship, international entrepreneurship, internationalization, involuntary entrepreneurship, Islam and entrepreneurship, mature-age entrepreneurs, pastorialism, religion as an explanatory variable for entrepreneurship, rural entrepreneurship, self-efficacy, small island entrepreneurship, social entrepreneurship and venture capital. There are also entries on individuals including Conrad Hilton, Howard Hughes and Joseph Schumpeter." --from back cover.
Subject Entrepreneurship -- Encyclopedias.
Related Names Dana, Leo Paul.
ISBN 9781845424794 hardback
1845424794
9780857935939 paperback
0857935933 paperback
OCLC number 651916613