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  1. The Rise and Decline of Small Firms (Routledge Revivals)

    By Jonathan Boswell

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1973, this title examines the development patterns of small businesses. It considers why people found firms; the factors that contribute to entrepreneurial success; problems of management succession and inheritance; the strengths and weaknesses of family firms; the reasons...

    Published March 18th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Rethinking Innovation

    Global Perspectives

    Edited by Ram Subramanian, Martin Rahe, Vishnuprasad Nagadevara, C. Jayachandran

    Innovation manifests itself as a key driver of improved productivity and sustainable growth in today’s global economic landscape. This book • brings together perspectives and case studies from across the world; • discusses frameworks and actual conditions required for innovation; and • examines...

    Published February 3rd 2014 by Routledge India

  3. Emerging Business Ventures under Market Socialism

    Entrepreneurship in China

    By Ping Zheng, Richard Scase

    Series: Routledge Studies in International Business and the World Economy

    The rapidly changing market environment in China requires more research to understand fully the empirical processes of management practice and the business landscape in which they operate. Based on longitudinal case study research between 2005 and 2010, this book explores the distinctive...

    Published December 16th 2013 by Routledge

  4. The Entrepreneurial Personality

    A Social Construction, 2nd Edition

    By Elizabeth Chell

    Is there such a thing as an 'entrepreneurial personality'? What makes someone an entrepreneur is a question that has intrigued the lay person and the scholar for many years, but can such a personality be identified or is it simply a socially constructed phenomenon? Elizabeth Chell pursues an...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Knowledge-Intensive Entrepreneurship and Innovation Systems

    Evidence from Europe

    Edited by Franco Malerba

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    This book examines entrepreneurship from three interrelated perspectives. Firstly, it links entrepreneurship to innovation and to the generation, transformation and use of knowledge. Secondly, it inserts entrepreneurship in innovation systems of various types- national, sectoral and local. Thirdly,...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Street Entrepreneurs

    People, Place, & Politics in Local and Global Perspective

    Edited by John Cross, Alfonso Morales

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    Addressing the current dearth of available literature on this topic, the editors use a range of international case studies to explore street vending and informal economies which continue to be, especially in developing countries, a vital economic driver. This volume collects essays from authors...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Entrepreneurship and Management in Forestry and Wood Processing

    Principles of Business Economics and Management Processes

    By Franz Schmithüsen, Bastian Kaiser, Albin Schmidhauser, Stephan Mellinghoff, Karoline Perchthaler, Alfred W. Kammerhofer

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    Forestry has long been in a rather favourable position in offering a valuable raw material source in high demand. However, with rapidly changing end-user demands and cost competitiveness within the forest and wood chain as a whole, the industry is needing to adapt. Explaining entrepreneurial action...

    Published October 15th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Resourcing the Start-Up Business

    Creating Dynamic Entrepreneurial Learning Capabilities

    By Oswald Jones, Allan Macpherson, Dilani Jayawarna

    Series: Routledge-ISBE Masters in Entrepreneurship

    Starting a business successfully requires numerous skills and resources. The alarming rate of failures associated with new ventures suggests that potential entrepreneurs would welcome expert advice at the most vital stage in the life of any business. The expert author team focus on those resources,...

    Published August 29th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Women Entrepreneurs

    Inspiring Stories from Emerging Economies and Developing Countries

    Edited by Mauro F. Guillén

    Women Entrepreneurs offers a collection of almost two dozen cases that explore the process by which women become entrepreneurs, as well as the opportunities and challenges they face in growing their businesses. With a particular focus on the intersection between entrepreneurship and economic...

    Published July 16th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Social Enterprise

    Accountability and Evaluation around the World

    Edited by Simon Denny, Frederick Seddon

    Social enterprise has become a much discussed term in recent years, often in conjunction with the public sector - the idea that entrepreneurship might somehow step in and save the public purse has taken hold in a number of areas. This book introduces and explains the terminology surrounding social...

    Published July 14th 2013 by Routledge