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Volume 48, issue 4, 2017

Pricing shares in equity crowdfunding pp. 795-811 Downloads
Lars Hornuf and Matthias Neuenkirch
Cross-national differences in entrepreneurial activity: role of culture and institutional factors pp. 813-842 Downloads
Ratan J. S. Dheer
When members of entrepreneurial teams differ: linking diversity in individual-level entrepreneurial orientation to team performance pp. 843-859 Downloads
Tobias Kollmann, Christoph Stöckmann, Yvonne Meves and Julia M. Kensbock
Instant gratification: temporal discounting and self-employment pp. 861-882 Downloads
Marcus T. Wolfe and Pankaj C. Patel
Drivers of SME performance: a holistic and multivariate approach pp. 883-911 Downloads
Olubunmi Ipinnaiye, Declan Dineen and Helena Lenihan
Drivers of high-quality entrepreneurship: what changes did the crisis bring about? pp. 913-930 Downloads
Ioannis Giotopoulos, Alexandra Kontolaimou and Aggelos Tsakanikas
Family ownership: does it matter for funding and success of corporate innovations? pp. 931-951 Downloads
Dorothea Schäfer, Andreas Stephan and Jenniffer Solórzano Mosquera
Resource endowment and opportunity cost effects along the stages of entrepreneurship pp. 953-976 Downloads
Tomasz Mickiewicz, Frederick Wedzerai Nyakudya, Nicholas Theodorakopoulos and Mark Hart
Prospect theory and the effects of bankruptcy laws on entrepreneurial aspirations pp. 977-997 Downloads
Saul Estrin, Tomasz Mickiewicz and Anna Rebmann
“Glocal” ties: banking development and SEs’ export entry pp. 999-1020 Downloads
Alessia Lo Turco and Daniela Maggioni
Information technology clusters and regional growth in America, 1970–1980 pp. 1021-1046 Downloads
Florencia Garcia-Vicente, Daniel Garcia-Swartz and Martin Campbell-Kelly
Self-employment amongst migrant groups: new evidence from England and Wales pp. 1047-1069 Downloads
Ken Clark, Stephen Drinkwater and Catherine Robinson

Volume 48, issue 2, 2017

Entrepreneurship, innovation and enterprise dynamics pp. 273-278 Downloads
Mariagrazia Squicciarini
Ideation, entrepreneurship, and innovation pp. 279-285 Downloads
Albert Link
Risk, balanced skills and entrepreneurship pp. 287-302 Downloads
Chihmao Hsieh, Simon C. Parker and C. Mirjam Praag
The impact of habitual entrepreneurial experience on new firm closure outcomes pp. 303-321 Downloads
Sandra Gottschalk, Francis J. Greene and Bettina Müller
The private financial gains to entrepreneurship: Is it a good use of public money to encourage individuals to become entrepreneurs? pp. 323-329 Downloads
Thomas Åstebro
R&D profitability: the role of risk and Knightian uncertainty pp. 331-343 Downloads
Sara Amoroso, Pietro Moncada-Paternò-Castello and Antonio Vezzani
The impact of public R&D subsidy on small firm productivity: evidence from Korean SMEs pp. 345-360 Downloads
Beom Cheol Cin, Young Jun Kim and Nicholas S. Vonortas
Institutional determinants of university spin-off quantity and quality: a longitudinal, multilevel, cross-country study pp. 361-391 Downloads
Riccardo Fini, Kun Fu, Marius Tuft Mathisen, Einar Rasmussen and Mike Wright
Do micro start-ups fuel job creation? Cross-country evidence from the DynEmp Express database pp. 393-412 Downloads
Chiara Criscuolo, Peter Gal and Carlo Menon
What do firms know? What do they produce? A new look at the relationship between patenting profiles and patterns of product diversification pp. 413-429 Downloads
Giovanni Dosi, Marco Grazzi and Daniele Moschella
ICT as facilitator of internationalisation in small- and medium-sized firms pp. 431-446 Downloads
Eva Hagsten and Patricia Kotnik

Volume 48, issue 1, 2017

Philippe Aghion: recipient of the 2016 Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research pp. 1-8 Downloads
Zoltan J. Acs, Pontus Braunerhjelm and Charlie Karlsson
Entrepreneurship and growth: lessons from an intellectual journey pp. 9-24 Downloads
Philippe Aghion
My first employee: an empirical investigation pp. 25-45 Downloads
Alex Coad, Kristian Nielsen and Bram Timmermans
What influences environmental entrepreneurship? A multilevel analysis of the determinants of entrepreneurs’ environmental orientation pp. 47-69 Downloads
Jacob Hörisch, Jana Kollat and Steven A. Brieger
Experience and gender effects in acquisition experiment with value messages pp. 71-97 Downloads
Daniela Di Cagno, Arianna Galliera, W. Güth, Noemi Pace and L. Panaccione
Solving the knowledge filter puzzle: absorptive capacity, entrepreneurship and regional development pp. 99-114 Downloads
Haifeng Qian and Hyejin Jung
Stock-financed M&As of newly listed firms pp. 115-134 Downloads
Andrea Signori and Silvio Vismara
Altruistic investment decision behavior in early-stage ventures pp. 135-152 Downloads
Kim Klyver, Noel J. Lindsay, Suleiman K. “Sul” Kassicieh and Gary Hancock
Participation inertia in R&D tax incentive and subsidy programs pp. 153-177 Downloads
Isabel Busom, Beatriz Corchuelo and Ester Martínez-Ros
Steve Jobs or No Jobs? Entrepreneurial activity and performance among Danish college dropouts and graduates pp. 179-197 Downloads
Guido Buenstorf, Kristian Nielsen and Bram Timmermans
The impact of family ownership on innovation: evidence from the German machine tool industry pp. 199-212 Downloads
Carolin Decker and Christina Günther
Does a one-tier board affect firms’ performances? Evidences from Italian unlisted enterprises pp. 213-224 Downloads
Carlo Bellavite Pellegrini and Emiliano Sironi
Taking care of business: the impact of culture and gender on entrepreneurs’ blended value creation goals pp. 225-257 Downloads
Diana M. Hechavarría, Siri A. Terjesen, Amy E. Ingram, Maija Renko, Rachida Justo and Amanda Elam
Gender differences in financial inclusion amongst entrepreneurs in Zimbabwe pp. 259-272 Downloads
Terrence Kairiza, Philemon Kiprono and Vengesai Magadzire

Volume 47, issue 4, 2016

Decision biases and entrepreneurial finance pp. 819-834 Downloads
Gordon K. Adomdza, Thomas Åstebro and Kevyn Yong
Entrepreneurship and strategies for economic development pp. 835-851 Downloads
Salustiano Martínez-Fierro, José María Biedma-Ferrer and José Ruiz-Navarro
Grit and self-employment: a multi-country study pp. 853-874 Downloads
Marcus T. Wolfe and Pankaj C. Patel
Innovation modes and entrepreneurial behavioral characteristics in regional growth pp. 875-893 Downloads
Roberta Capello and Camilla Lenzi
Effects of wealth inequality on entrepreneurship pp. 895-920 Downloads
Casey J. Frid, David M. Wyman and Bentley Coffey
Evaluation of IPO-firm takeovers: an event study pp. 921-938 Downloads
Erik Lehmann and Manuel T. Schwerdtfeger
Process innovation in small businesses: the self-employed as entrepreneurs pp. 939-954 Downloads
Maria Plotnikova, Isidoro Romero and Juan A. Martínez-Román
A tale of soil and seeds: the external environment and entrepreneurial entry pp. 955-980 Downloads
Dario Maimone Ansaldo Patti, Ram Mudambi, Pietro Navarra and Daniela Baglieri
Distributive justice, corruption, and entrepreneurial behavior pp. 981-1006 Downloads
Jamie D. Collins, Jeffery S. McMullen and Christopher R. Reutzel
The effectiveness of investment subsidies: evidence from a regression discontinuity design pp. 1007-1032 Downloads
Stefaan Decramer and Stijn Vanormelingen
Entrepreneurship policy and economic growth: Solution or delusion? Evidence from a state initiative pp. 1033-1047 Downloads
Maria Figueroa-Armijos and Thomas G. Johnson
UK credit and discouragement during the GFC pp. 1049-1074 Downloads
Marc Cowling, Weixi Liu, Maria Minniti and Ning Zhang
Institutional drivers of high-growth firms: country-level evidence from 26 transition economies pp. 1075-1094 Downloads
Besnik Krasniqi and Sameeksha Desai
Is there a Spirit of Overseas Chinese Capitalism? pp. 1095-1118 Downloads
Swee Hoon Chuah, Robert Hoffmann, Bala Ramasamy and Jonathan H. W. Tan

Volume 47, issue 3, 2016

Entrepreneurial universities: emerging models in the new social and economic landscape pp. 551-563 Downloads
Maribel Guerrero, David Urbano, Alain Fayolle, Magnus Klofsten and Sarfraz Mian
Students climbing the entrepreneurial ladder: Does university internationalization pay off? pp. 565-587 Downloads
Tommaso Minola, Davide Donina and Michele Meoli
Are researchers deliberately bypassing the technology transfer office? An analysis of TTO awareness pp. 589-607 Downloads
Annelore Huyghe, Mirjam Knockaert, Evila Piva and Mike Wright
Entrepreneurial universities and overt opportunism pp. 609-631 Downloads
Peter T. Gianiodis, Gideon D. Markman and Andreas Panagopoulos
A trajectory of early-stage spinoff success: the role of knowledge intermediaries within an entrepreneurial university ecosystem pp. 633-656 Downloads
Christopher S. Hayter
Leveraging knowledge as a competitive asset? The intensity, performance and structure of universities’ entrepreneurial knowledge exchange activities at a regional level pp. 657-675 Downloads
Qiantao Zhang, Niall G. MacKenzie, Dylan Jones-Evans and Robert Huggins
What is the causal effect of R&D on patenting activity in a “professor’s privilege” country? Evidence from Sweden pp. 677-694 Downloads
Olof Ejermo and John Källström
Entrepreneurial practices in research-intensive and teaching-led universities pp. 695-717 Downloads
Maria Abreu, Pelin Demirel, Vadim Grinevich and Mine Karataş-Özkan
Management processes and strategy execution in family firms: from “what” to “how” pp. 719-734 Downloads
James J. Chrisman, Jess H. Chua, Alfredo Massis, Tommaso Minola and Silvio Vismara
CEO leadership and board decision processes in family-controlled firms: comparing family and non-family CEOs pp. 735-753 Downloads
Fabio Zona
Centralization and delegation practices in family versus non-family SMEs: a Rasch analysis pp. 755-769 Downloads
Wendy L. Martin, Alexander McKelvie and G. T. Lumpkin
Innovation processes in family firms: the relevance of organizational flexibility pp. 771-785 Downloads
Wouter Broekaert, Petra Andries and Koenraad Debackere
Family business going abroad: the effect of family ownership on foreign market entry mode decisions pp. 787-801 Downloads
Claudia Pongelli, Matteo Giuliano Caroli and Marco Cucculelli
Company metamorphosis: professionalization waves, family firms and management buyouts pp. 803-817 Downloads
Carole Howorth, Mike Wright, Paul Westhead and Deborah Allcock

Volume 47, issue 2, 2016

To be born is not enough: the key role of innovative start-ups pp. 277-291 Downloads
Alessandra Colombelli, Jackie Krafft and Marco Vivarelli
University knowledge and the creation of innovative start-ups: an analysis of the Italian case pp. 293-311 Downloads
Niccolò Ghio, Massimiliano Guerini and Cristina Rossi-Lamastra
Science parks and regional innovation performance in fiscal austerity era: Less is more? pp. 313-330 Downloads
Areti Gkypali, Vasileios Kokkinos, Christos Bouras and Kostas Tsekouras
The impact of venture capital on governance decisions in collaborations with start-ups pp. 331-344 Downloads
Albert Jolink and Eva Niesten
University support and the creation of technology and non-technology academic spin-offs pp. 345-362 Downloads
Michele Meoli and Silvio Vismara
Characteristics of entrepreneurs and public support for NTBFs pp. 363-382 Downloads
Felipe Rojas and Elena Huergo
The impact of local knowledge bases on the creation of innovative start-ups in Italy pp. 383-396 Downloads
Alessandra Colombelli
Does gender matter for job creation? Business ownership and employment growth pp. 397-419 Downloads
Tessa Conroy and Stephan Weiler
Self-employment and the paradox of the contented female worker pp. 421-435 Downloads
Keith Bender and Kristen Roche
Success in entrepreneurship: a complementarity between schooling and wage-work experience pp. 437-460 Downloads
Jens Iversen, Nikolaj Malchow-Møller and Anders Sørensen
On the misery of losing self-employment pp. 461-478 Downloads
Clemens Hetschko
Training corporate entrepreneurs: an action learning approach pp. 479-506 Downloads
Janice Byrne, Frédéric Delmar, Alain Fayolle and Wadid Lamine
Does management innovation pay-off in SMEs? Empirical evidence for Spanish SMEs pp. 507-533 Downloads
Jose-Luis Hervas-Oliver, Francisca Ripoll-Sempere and Carles Boronat Moll
Capital structure of Chinese listed SMEs: an agency theory perspective pp. 535-550 Downloads
Wei Huang, Agyenim Boateng and Alexander Newman

Volume 47, issue 1, 2016

Evolutionary analysis of innovation and entrepreneurship: Sidney G. Winter—recipient of the 2015 Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research pp. 1-14 Downloads
Ammon J. Salter and Maureen McKelvey
The place of entrepreneurship in “The Economics that Might Have Been” pp. 15-34 Downloads
Sidney G. Winter
Public policy to promote entrepreneurship: a call to arms pp. 35-51 Downloads
Zoltan Acs, Thomas Åstebro, David Audretsch and David T. Robinson
What makes student entrepreneurs? On the relevance (and irrelevance) of the university and the regional context for student start-ups pp. 53-76 Downloads
Heiko Bergmann, Christian Hundt and Rolf Sternberg
Are women graduates jacquelines-of-all-trades? Challenging Lazear’s view on entrepreneurship pp. 77-94 Downloads
Silke Tegtmeier, Agnieszka Kurczewska and Jantje Halberstadt
Evasive entrepreneurship pp. 95-113 Downloads
Niklas Elert and Magnus Henrekson
The role of investments in export growth pp. 115-137 Downloads
Adriana Peluffo
De jure determinants of new firm formation: how the pillars of constitutions influence entrepreneurship pp. 139-162 Downloads
Emanuela Carbonara, Enrico Santarelli and Hien Thu Tran
Technological diversification within UK’s small serial innovators pp. 163-177 Downloads
Carlo Corradini, Pelin Demirel and Giuliana Battisti
Does corruption ever help entrepreneurship? pp. 179-199 Downloads
Nabamita Dutta and Russell Sobel
Taxes, corruption, and entry pp. 201-216 Downloads
Maksim Belitski, Farzana Chowdhury and Sameeksha Desai
Predicting new venture survival and growth: Does the fog lift? pp. 217-241 Downloads
Alex Coad, Julian S. Frankish, Richard G. Roberts and David J. Storey
Local market size, social capital and outsourcing: evidence from Emilia Romagna pp. 243-260 Downloads
Roberto Antonietti, Maria Rosaria Ferrante and Riccardo Leoncini
Experimental economics and business education: an interview with Nobel Laureate Vernon Lomax Smith pp. 261-275 Downloads
Siri Terjesen and Amy Willis
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