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Firm Founders and Novelty

  • Patrick Figge
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Part of the Innovation und Entrepreneurship book series (INNOV)

Abstract

Founders are critical to the performance of new ventures. However, recent research has started a debate on the continuing role of founders in maturing ventures. At some point, founders who stay in control of a company’s management may become a hindrance to value creation.

Keywords

founder influence technological novelty research and development inventive experience teams 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.FB WirtschaftswissenschaftenUniversität PassauPassauGermany

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