New Frontiers in Entrepreneurship

Recognizing, Seizing, and Executing Opportunities

ISBN: 978-1-4419-0057-9 (Print) 978-1-4419-0058-6 (Online)
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Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 10-10

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 1-7

      Introduction

  3. Corporate Governance and Entrepreneurship

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 10-10

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 11-30

      Initially Distracted: The Influence of Boards on Agency Costs in Initial Public Offering (IPO) Firms

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 31-66

      Horizontal and Vertical Relationships in Developing Economies: Implications for SMEs’ Access to Global Markets

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 67-93

      Corporate Governance Systems: Effects of Capital and Labor Market Congruency on Corporate Innovation and Global Competitiveness

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 95-105

      The Entrepreneurial Society

  4. Mobilizing Capital for Fostering Entrepreneurship

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 108-108

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 109-124

      Mobilizing Capital for Fostering the Early Growth of Firms: The Role of Business Angels in Nascent European Entrepreneurship

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 125-144

      Venture Capital Financing and the Growth of New Technology-Based Firms: Correcting for Sample Self-Selection

  5. Learning, Innovation and Entrepreneurship

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 146-146

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 147-173

      Creating Exploratory Innovations by Learning from Entrepreneurial Ventures

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 175-194

      Business-University Alliances and Innovation in New and Adolescent Technology Ventures

  6. Open Innovation and New Entrepreneurship

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 196-196

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 197-221

      A Test of Lazear’s Theory of Entrepreneurship in the Open Source Software Virtual Community

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 223-242

      Open Innovation and the Implications for Sustainable Profits

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 243-248