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  1. Minorities in Entrepreneurship

    Minorities in Entrepreneurship

    Glenice J. Wood, Marilyn J. Davidson, Sandra L. Fielden
    Although there is an expanding body of literature on the characteristics, aspirations, motivations, challenges and barriers of mainstream entrepreneurs, relatively little is known about whether these findings can be applied to the entrepreneurial activities of minority groups. This book addresses this short-fall and presents an international review of the characteristics, motivations and obstacles of eight minority groups: younger; older; women; ethnic; immigrant; lesbian, gay and bisexual; disabled; and indigenous entrepreneurs. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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  2. Handbook of Research on Born Globals

    Handbook of Research on Born Globals

    Edited by Mika Gabrielsson, V. H. Manek Kirpalani
    This impressive Handbook provides a dynamic perspective on the development of successful born global firms, including evolutionary phases and pathways of growth, emergence of entire born global industries, role of founders’ linkages, experience, culture and training, as well as collaboration with large MNEs. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 225.00   Web: $ 202.50
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    2014   Paperback Price: $ 65.00   Web: $ 52.00
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  3. Global Women’s Entrepreneurship Research

    Global Women’s Entrepreneurship Research

    Edited by Karen D. Hughes, Jennifer E. Jennings
    Global Women’s Entrepreneurship Research responds to recent calls from academic researchers and policy analysts alike to pay greater attention to the diversity and heterogeneity among women entrepreneurs. Drawing together studies by 26 researchers affiliated with the DIANA International Research Network, this collection contributes to a richer and more robust understanding of the field. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 138.00   Web: $ 124.20
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  4. Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Second Tier Regions

    Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Second Tier Regions

    Heike Mayer
    Second tier high-tech regions are taking a different path than their well-known counterparts such as Silicon Valley or Route 128 around Boston. They may lack many prerequisites of growth such as a world-class research university or high levels of venture capital funding. Often, however, they can successfully leverage anchor firms and entrepreneurial spinoffs. This book explores the evolution of these regions in the United States. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 131.00   Web: $ 117.90
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  5. Understanding Entrepreneurial Family Businesses in Uncertain Environments

    Understanding Entrepreneurial Family Businesses in Uncertain Environments

    Edited by Mattias Nordqvist, Giuseppe Marzano, Esteban R. Brenes, Gonzalo Jiménez, Maria Fonseca-Paredes
    Understanding Entrepreneurial Family Businesses in Uncertain Environments, the third volume in the STEP series, is uniquely centered on familial entrepreneurial activity in Latin America. The contributions, based on empirical evidence and an overall theoretical framework, focus on practical learning in addition to the advancement of scholarly knowledge. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 152.00   Web: $ 136.80
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  6. Entrepreneurship Education in Asia

    Entrepreneurship Education in Asia

    Edited by Hugh Thomas, Donna Kelley
    The continuing success of the Asian Miracle relies on an entrepreneurial revolution that has increased the productivity and flexibility of economies across the region. Yet this revolution has largely been necessity-driven, traditional and vulnerable to erosion as the region becomes increasingly prosperous and well educated. How to educate the next wave of entrepreneurs is a pressing Asian question that resonates around the world and is the subject of this volume. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 138.00   Web: $ 124.20
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  7. Global Entrepreneurship and Development Index 2012

    Global Entrepreneurship and Development Index 2012

    Zoltán J. Ács, László Szerb
    The Global Entrepreneurship and Development Index both captures the context features of entrepreneurship and fills a gap in the measurement of development. Building on recent advances in entrepreneurship and economic development, the authors have created an index that offers a measure of the quality of the business formation process in 79 of the most important countries in the world. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 492.00   Web: $ 442.80
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  8. A Business Model for Entrepreneurship

    A Business Model for Entrepreneurship

    Thierry Verstraete, Estele Jouison-Laffitte
    This book takes an original approach to business models and entrepreneurship, resulting from a durable involvement with entrepreneurs and from experiments combining theory and practice. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 116.00   Web: $ 104.40
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  9. Academic Entrepreneurship in Asia

    Academic Entrepreneurship in Asia

    Edited by Poh Kam Wong
    This timely book examines the rising phenomenon of academic entrepreneurship and technology commercialization among leading universities in Asia, by presenting in-depth analysis of thirteen leading universities from nine Asian economies, including Tokyo University in Japan, Tsinghua in China, IIT Bombay in India, and the National University of Singapore. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 160.00   Web: $ 144.00
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  10. Family Business and Social Capital

    Family Business and Social Capital

    Edited by Ritch L. Sorenson
    The chapters in this cutting edge book comprise scholarly work on social capital in family business along with chapters written by family business owners and advisors. Topics covered include social capital as it relates to governance, trust, family and business identity, communication, family councils, work–family balance, and the use of advisors and continuing education to build social capital. Novel in its approach of integrating the voices of scholars, business families, and advisors, this book is useful not only for business research and classroom use, but also for business families and their advisors. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 145.00   Web: $ 130.50
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    2013   Paperback Price: $ 53.00   Web: $ 42.40
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  11. Occupational Health and Safety for Small and Medium Sized Enterprises

    Occupational Health and Safety for Small and Medium Sized Enterprises

    Edited by E. Kevin Kelloway, Cary Cooper
    Small and medium sized enterprises constitute the vast majority of businesses in most developed economies. Although a large number of people are employed in such organizations, research and practice in occupational health and safety has largely ignored the unique challenges of this sector. In this highly relevant book, international experts in the field summarize existing knowledge and identify the best practices for enhancing occupational health and safety in small and medium sized enterprises. The authors specifically identify solutions that are appropriate for small businesses. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 123.00   Web: $ 110.70
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  12. Entrepreneurship, Growth and Economic Development

    Entrepreneurship, Growth and Economic Development

    Edited by Mário Raposo, David Smallbone, Károly Balaton, Lilla Hortoványi
    This timely book presents contemporary research on the key role of entrepreneurship in firm growth and development strategies. The contributors reveal that a high level of entrepreneurial activity contributes to economic growth, innovative activities, competition, job creation and local development. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 152.00   Web: $ 136.80
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  13. Handbook of Research on Entrepreneurship and Regional Development

    Handbook of Research on Entrepreneurship and Regional Development

    Edited by Michael Fritsch
    Recent research has found pronounced differences in the level of entrepreneurship and new business formation across various regions and nations. This timely Handbook reveals that the development of new ventures as well as their effects on overall economic growth are strongly shaped by their regional and national environment. The expert group of contributors gives an overview on the current state of the art in this field, and proposes avenues for further investigation. Topics include the regional determinants of new business formation, the effects of start-ups on growth, the role of globalization for regional entrepreneurship, the effect of national and regional framework conditions, as well as the role of universities as incubators of innovative new firms. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 217.00   Web: $ 195.30
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    2013   Paperback Price: $ 61.00   Web: $ 48.80
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  14. Family Enterprise in the Asia Pacific

    Family Enterprise in the Asia Pacific

    Edited by Kevin Au, Justin B. Craig, K. Ramachandran
    This book analyzes the findings reported in the first Asia Pacific summit of the Successful Transgenerational Entrepreneurship Practices (STEP) project. Researchers in Australia, China, and India discussed eleven in-depth case studies to shed light on the challenges that business families and family businesses faced in continuing and extending their entrepreneurial capabilities across multiple generations. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 129.00   Web: $ 116.10
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  15. International Entrepreneurship in the Life Sciences

    International Entrepreneurship in the Life Sciences

    Edited by Marian V Jones, Colin Wheeler, Pavlos Dimitratos
    In this thought-provoking book, leading experts explore why international entrepreneurship is important to the life sciences industry. From multi-disciplinary and cross-national perspectives, they question why international entrepreneurship scholars might usefully invest interest in research focused on one specific industry context. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 167.00   Web: $ 150.30
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  16. The Competitive Dynamics of Entrepreneurial Market Entry

    The Competitive Dynamics of Entrepreneurial Market Entry

    Edited by Gideon D. Markman, Phillip H. Phan
    Research on general market entry usually focuses on large enterprises. Often, however, small entrants can alter the competitive dynamics of an industry. This volume brings together the most prominent thought leaders and the best research on the asymmetric entrant-incumbent dynamics. The ideas presented offer a more nuanced perspective on how, when, where and with what consequences small, single-product firms enter markets that are dominated by large, multiproduct and multimarket incumbents. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 220.00   Web: $ 198.00
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  17. Strategic Innovation in Small Firms

    Strategic Innovation in Small Firms

    Edited by Tim Mazzarol, Sophie Reboud
    Strategic Innovation in Small Firms is an investigation of the commercialization practices of small firms across a wide range of industries in nine OECD countries. The authors examine the perspective of these firms’ managers on their national innovation systems and on their firm’s innovation management practices. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 183.00   Web: $ 164.70
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  18. Science and Technology Based Regional Entrepreneurship

    Science and Technology Based Regional Entrepreneurship

    Edited by Sarfraz A. Mian
    Providing a global survey of public policies and programs for building national and regional ecosystems of science and technology based entrepreneurial development, this book offers a unique analysis of the advances, over the last several decades and in light of the experiential knowledge gained in various parts of the world, in the understanding of innovation systems in the pursuit of developing these economies. Presenting nineteen case studies of diverse developed and emerging economy nations and their regions, more than thirty expert authors describe an array of policy and program mechanisms that have been implemented over the years. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 212.00   Web: $ 190.80
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  19. Handbook of Research on Entrepreneurship Policies in Central and Eastern Europe

    Handbook of Research on Entrepreneurship Policies in Central and Eastern Europe

    Edited by Friederike Welter, David Smallbone
    This unique Handbook explores the role of government in the development of entrepreneurship in countries where twenty years ago private enterprise was illegal or barely tolerated. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 175.00   Web: $ 157.50
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  20. New Directions in Regional Economic Development

    New Directions in Regional Economic Development

    Edited by Sameeksha Desai, Peter Nijkamp, Roger R. Stough
    The introduction of endogenous growth theory has led to new interest in the role of the entrepreneur as an agent driving technical change at the local regional level. This book examines theoretical and methodological issues surrounding the interface of the entrepreneur in regional growth dynamics on the one hand and on the other presents illuminating case studies. In total the book’s contributions amplify understanding of such critical issues as the relationship between innovation and entrepreneurship, the entrepreneur’s role in transforming knowledge into something economically useful, and knowledge commercialization with both conceptual and empirical contributions. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 159.00   Web: $ 143.10
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