2010

Entrepreneurship and Culture

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ISBN: 978-3-540-87909-1 (Print) 978-3-540-87910-7 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-ix

  2. Culture and the Individual Entrepreneur

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 10-10

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      Pages 1-8

      Introducing Entrepreneurship and Culture

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      Pages 11-40

      Entrepreneurial Motivations, Culture, and the Law

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      Pages 41-54

      The Entrepreneurial Culture: Guiding Principles of the Self-Employed

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      Pages 55-77

      Culture, Political Institutions and the Regulation of Entry

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      Pages 79-94

      Prior Knowledge and Entrepreneurial Innovative Success

  3. Regional cultural aspects and the entrepreneur

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 96-96

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      Pages 97-128

      Public Research in Regional Networks of Innovators: A Comparative Study of Four East-German Regions

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      Pages 129-154

      Entrepreneurial Culture, Regional Innovativeness and Economic Growth

  4. Transnational Cultural Differences

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 156-156

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      Pages 157-170

      Entrepreneurship and its Determinants in a Cross-Country Setting

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      Pages 171-200

      Scenario-Based Scales Measuring Cultural Orientations of Business Owners

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      Pages 201-225

      Economic Freedom and Entrepreneurial Activity: Some Cross-Country Evidence

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      Pages 227-244

      Entrepreneurial Culture and its Effect on the Rate of Nascent Entrepreneurship

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      Pages 245-267

      Explaining Cross-National Variations in Entrepreneurship: The Role of Social Protection and Political Culture

  5. Development Over Time

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 270-270

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      Pages 271-299

      Uncertainty Avoidance and the Rate of Business Ownership Across 21 OECD Countries, 1976–2004

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      Pages 301-328

      Postmaterialism Influencing Total Entrepreneurial Activity Across Nations