2010-

Knowledge Intensive Entrepreneurship

The Birth, Growth and Demise of Entrepreneurial Firms

Författare: Frédéric Delmar and Karl Wennberg
År: 2010Antal sidor: 208Förlag: Edward ElgarFörlagsort: Cheltenham, UK, and Northampton, MA, USA
ISBN: 978-1-84844-990-9

How and why are firms created, expanded and terminated by entrepreneurs in the knowledge intensive economy? The authors show these entrepreneurship processes are firmly embedded in a given social and economic context, that shapes the process by which some individuals discover entrepreneurial opportunities, creating new firms that sometimes grow to remarkable size, but more often stay mundane or eventually exit.

he authors expertly provide a theoretical and empirical examination of new knowledge intensive firms over their whole life cycle using a unique set of matched employee–employer data containing over three million individuals and over 200,000 firms. With theoretical pillars anchored in industrial organization economics, evolutionary organization theory, and entrepreneurship research, this book presents a detailed investigation of the entrepreneurial processes of firm entry, growth, and their eventual demise.

This insightful book will prove to be invaluable for business policymakers as well as postgraduate students and researchers in management, economics, and entrepreneurship.


Läs mer på extern sida


Referens:

Delmar, Frédéric och Karl Wennberg (2010), Knowledge Intensive Entrepreneurship. The Birth, Growth and Demise of Entrepreneurial Firms. Cheltenham, UK, och Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar.

Aktuell forskare

Niclas Berggren

Forskningsområden: Institutionell och politisk ekonomi; tillit, tolerans och religion; skönhetens betydelse i politiken.

Några av de frågor Niclas Berggren försöker besvara i sin forskning:

  • Hur påverkar t.ex. tillit, tolerans och religion ekonomins funktionssätt?
  • Finns det ett samband mellan graden av marknadsekonomi och sociala variabler (som tillit och tolerans)?

IFN kalendarium

  • 29
    Sep

    Nationell konferens i nationalekonomi

    Externa aktiviteter

    IFN:forskare: Olle Folke, Martin Ljunge, Johanna Rickne, Joacim Tåg samt affilierade: Oscar Erixson och Mikael Elinder.

Institutet för Näringslivsforskning, Grevgatan 34 - 2 tr, Box 55665, SE-102 15 Stockholm, Sweden | Tel: +46-(0)8-665 45 00 | info@ifn.se