Good times, bad times: entrepreneurship and the business cycle

  • Juan A. Sanchis Llopis
  • José María Millán
  • Rui Baptista
  • Andrew Burke
  • Simon C. Parker
  • Roy Thurik

DOI: 10.1007/s11365-015-0361-8

Cite this article as:
Sanchis Llopis, J.A., Millán, J.M., Baptista, R. et al. Int Entrep Manag J (2015) 11: 243. doi:10.1007/s11365-015-0361-8


This article introduces the special issue on Entrepreneurship and the Business Cycle, comprising articles presented at the workshop Good Times Bad Times: Entrepreneurship and the Cycle, held at the University of Valencia in November 2011. The workshop was organized to share insights about the under-researched issue of the interplay between entrepreneurship and cyclical dimensions of entrepreneurship.


Entrepreneurship Entrepreneurship cycle Business cycle Business density Unemployment Job creation 

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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  • Juan A. Sanchis Llopis
    • 1
  • José María Millán
    • 2
  • Rui Baptista
    • 3
    • 4
  • Andrew Burke
    • 5
  • Simon C. Parker
    • 6
  • Roy Thurik
    • 7
    • 8
  1. 1.ERI-CES and Department of Applied Economics II, Facultad de EconomíaUniversity of ValenciaValenciaSpain
  2. 2.Department of Economics, Facultad de Ciencias EmpresarialesUniversity of HuelvaHuelvaSpain
  3. 3.Brunel Business SchoolBrunel University LondonUxbridgeUK
  4. 4.CEG-ISTUniversity of LisbonLisbonPortugal
  5. 5.Trinity Business School, Trinity College DublinUniversity of DublinDublin 2Ireland
  6. 6.Ivey Business SchoolWestern UniversityLondonCanada
  7. 7.Erasmus School of EconomicErasmus University RotterdamRotterdamNetherlands
  8. 8.Montpellier Business SchoolMontpellierFrance