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Volume 52, issue 2, 2019

Three waves and counting: the rising tide of contextualization in entrepreneurship research pp. 319-330 Downloads
Friederike Welter, Ted Baker and Katharine Wirsching
A plea for varieties of entrepreneurship pp. 331-343 Downloads
Andrea M. Herrmann
The German Mittelstand: antithesis to Silicon Valley entrepreneurship? pp. 345-358 Downloads
André Pahnke and Friederike Welter
Hidden champions and unicorns: a question of the context of human capital investment pp. 359-374 Downloads
Erik E. Lehmann, Julian Schenkenhofer and Katharine Wirsching
Unleashing main street entrepreneurship: Crowdfunding, venture capital, and the democratization of new venture investments pp. 375-393 Downloads
Regan M. Stevenson, Donald F. Kuratko and Jared Eutsler
Innovation by design pp. 395-403 Downloads
Nancy J. Hodges and Albert N. Link
Entrepreneurship as a new liberal art pp. 405-418 Downloads
Ted Baker and E. Erin Powell
The governance of entrepreneurial ecosystems pp. 419-428 Downloads
Massimo G. Colombo, Giovanni Battista Dagnino, Erik E. Lehmann and MariPaz Salmador
Embracing an entrepreneurial ecosystem: an analysis of the governance of research joint ventures pp. 429-436 Downloads
David B. Audretsch and Albert N. Link
Inducing heterogeneity in local entrepreneurial ecosystems: the role of MNEs pp. 437-454 Downloads
Nachiket Bhawe and Shaker A. Zahra
Governance in entrepreneurial ecosystems: venture capitalists vs. technology parks pp. 455-484 Downloads
Douglas Cumming, Jochen Christian Werth and Yelin Zhang
The governance of universities and the establishment of academic spin-offs pp. 485-504 Downloads
Michele Meoli, Stefano Paleari and Silvio Vismara
Hierarchical and relational governance and the life cycle of entrepreneurial ecosystems pp. 505-521 Downloads
Alessandra Colombelli, Emilio Paolucci and Elisa Ughetto
The creation of high-tech ventures in entrepreneurial ecosystems: exploring the interactions among university knowledge, cooperative banks, and individual attitudes pp. 523-543 Downloads
Niccolò Ghio, Massimiliano Guerini and Cristina Rossi-Lamastra
Entrepreneurial ecosystem governance: a principal investigator-centered governance framework pp. 545-562 Downloads
James A. Cunningham, Matthias Menter and Katharine Wirsching

Volume 52, issue 1, 2019

Small Business Economics Journal Editor of the year award pp. 1-1 Downloads
Zoltan J. Acs
Entrepreneurs’ human capital and growth aspirations: the moderating role of regional entrepreneurial culture pp. 3-25 Downloads
Joan-Lluís Capelleras, Ignacio Contin-Pilart, Martin Larraza-Kintana and Victor Martin-Sanchez
Self-employment effects on regional growth: a bigger bang for a buck? pp. 27-45 Downloads
Alexandra Tsvetkova, Mark Partridge and Michael Betz
Renascence after post-mortem: the choice of accelerated repeat entrepreneurship pp. 47-65 Downloads
Maribel Guerrero and Iñaki Peña-Legazkue
Small business online loan crowdfunding: who gets funded and what determines the rate of interest? pp. 67-87 Downloads
Reabetswe Kgoroeadira, Andrew Burke and André Stel
Returns to balance in cognitive skills for the self-employed: evidence from 18 countries pp. 89-109 Downloads
Pankaj C. Patel and Yoav Ganzach
Business owners, employees, and firm performance pp. 111-129 Downloads
Mika Maliranta and Satu Nurmi
Where is my partner? The role of gender in the formation of entrepreneurial businesses pp. 131-151 Downloads
Yisook Lim and Chan S. Suh
Neither absent nor too present: the effects of the engagement of parent universities on the performance of academic spin-offs pp. 153-173 Downloads
Marco Ferretti, Salvatore Ferri, Raffaele Fiorentino, Adele Parmentola and Alessandro Sapio
Entrepreneurship capital spillovers at the local level pp. 175-191 Downloads
José Luis Massón-Guerra and Pedro Ortín-Ángel
Differential performance of science park firms: an integrative model pp. 193-211 Downloads
Kholekile L. Gwebu, Jeffrey Sohl and Jing Wang
Public R&D subsidies: collaborative versus individual place-based programs for SMEs pp. 213-240 Downloads
Andrea Bellucci, Luca Pennacchio and Alberto Zazzaro
The certification effect of government R&D subsidies on innovative entrepreneurial firms’ access to bank finance: evidence from China pp. 241-259 Downloads
Li Li, Jean Chen, Hongli Gao and Li Xie
Geographical proximity and open innovation of SMEs in Cyprus pp. 261-276 Downloads
Chrystalla Kapetaniou and Soo Hee Lee
Relational capital in lending relationships: evidence from European family firms pp. 277-301 Downloads
Marco Cucculelli, Valentina Peruzzi and Alberto Zazzaro
The financing of immigrant-owned firms in Canada pp. 303-317 Downloads
Yuri Ostrovsky, Garnett Picot and Danny Leung

Volume 51, issue 4, 2018

Age and entrepreneurship: nuances from entrepreneur types and generation effects pp. 773-809 Downloads
Ting Zhang and Zoltan Acs
Too big to succeed or too big to fail? pp. 811-822 Downloads
Arthur Fishman, Hadas Don-Yehiya and Amnon Schreiber
Cash holdings in SMEs: speed of adjustment, growth and financing pp. 823-842 Downloads
Cristina Martínez-Sola, Pedro J. García-Teruel and Pedro Martínez-Solano
Entrepreneurial risk-taking in crowdfunding campaigns pp. 843-859 Downloads
Armin Schwienbacher
Accounting information quality and trust as determinants of credit granting to SMEs: the role of external audit pp. 861-877 Downloads
Estefanía Palazuelos, Angel Herrero Crespo and Javier Montoya Corte
Analysis of SMEs partner proximity preferences for process innovation pp. 879-904 Downloads
Kristina Jespersen, Damiana Rigamonti, Morten Jensen and Rune Bysted
An empirical analysis of the relationship between entrepreneurship and income inequality pp. 905-922 Downloads
Bebonchu Atems and Grayden Shand
Implementation intentions in the entrepreneurial process: concept, empirical findings, and research agenda pp. 923-941 Downloads
Marco Gelderen, Teemu Kautonen, Joakim Wincent and Marina Biniari
Entrepreneurial motivation and business performance: evidence from a French Microfinance Institution pp. 943-963 Downloads
Renaud Bourlès and Anastasia Cozarenco
Initial submarket positioning and firm survival: evidence from the British automobile industry, 1895–1970 pp. 965-993 Downloads
Zhao Rong, David Broadstock and Yuanyuan Peng
Gain or pain? New evidence on mixed syndication between governmental and private venture capital firms in China pp. 995-1031 Downloads
Yuejia Zhang
Urbanization and start-up rates in different geographies: Belgium, the Netherlands, and Sweden pp. 1033-1054 Downloads
Lianne Hans and Sierdjan Koster
Push and pull factors and Hispanic self-employment in the USA pp. 1055-1070 Downloads
Monica Fisher and Paul A. Lewin

Volume 51, issue 3, 2018

The socially and spatially bounded relationships of entrepreneurial activity: Olav Sorenson—recipient of the 2018 Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research pp. 515-525 Downloads
Annika Rickne, Martin Ruef and Karl Wennberg
Social networks and the geography of entrepreneurship pp. 527-537 Downloads
Olav Sorenson
The characteristics of family firms: exploiting information on ownership, kinship, and governance using total population data pp. 539-556 Downloads
Fredrik W. Andersson, Dan Johansson, Johan Karlsson, Magnus Lodefalk and Andreas Poldahl
The influence of family ownership dispersion on debt level in privately held firms pp. 557-576 Downloads
Silvia Bacci, Alessandro Cirillo, Donata Mussolino and Simone Terzani
Entrepreneurship and local economic resilience: the impact of institutional hysteresis in peripheral places pp. 577-590 Downloads
Cristian Gherhes, Tim Vorley and Nick Williams
Defaults in bank loans to SMEs during the financial crisis pp. 591-608 Downloads
Fábio Dias Duarte, Ana Paula Matias Gama and Mohamed Azzim Gulamhussen
Technical efficiency in the Italian performing arts companies pp. 609-638 Downloads
Concetta Castiglione, Davide Infante and Marta Zieba
The “why” of international entrepreneurship: uncovering entrepreneurs’ personal values pp. 639-666 Downloads
Daniela Bolzani and Maw Der Foo
Human capital signals and entrepreneurs’ success in equity crowdfunding pp. 667-686 Downloads
Evila Piva and Cristina Rossi-Lamastra
Does mobile money use increase firms’ investment? Evidence from Enterprise Surveys in Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania pp. 687-708 Downloads
Asif Islam, Silvia Muzi and Jorge Rodriguez Meza
Social support timing and persistence in nascent entrepreneurship: exploring when instrumental and emotional support is most effective pp. 709-734 Downloads
Kim Klyver, Benson Honig and Paul Steffens
Networks and self-employed migrants pp. 735-755 Downloads
Joan Martín-Montaner, Guadalupe Serrano-Domingo and Francisco Requena-Silvente
To survive or succeed? An analysis of biotechnology firms pp. 757-771 Downloads
Kalle Pajunen and Joonas Järvinen

Volume 51, issue 2, 2018

Financial and Institutional Reforms for an Entrepreneurial Society pp. 279-291 Downloads
Claire Economidou, Luca Grilli, Magnus Henrekson and Mark Sanders
Varieties of entrepreneurship: exploring the institutional foundations of different entrepreneurship types through ‘Varieties-of-Capitalism’ arguments pp. 293-320 Downloads
Selin Dilli, Niklas Elert and Andrea M. Herrmann
Tough on criminal wealth? Exploring the link between organized crime’s asset confiscation and regional entrepreneurship pp. 321-335 Downloads
Elisa Operti
Regional knowledge, entrepreneurial culture, and innovative start-ups over time and space―an empirical investigation pp. 337-353 Downloads
Michael Fritsch and Michael Wyrwich
Taxes, start-up costs, and innovative entrepreneurship pp. 355-369 Downloads
Pourya Darnihamedani, Joern Hendrich Block, Jolanda Hessels and Aram Simonyan
How institutions and gender differences in education shape entrepreneurial activity: a cross-national perspective pp. 371-392 Downloads
Selin Dilli and Gerarda Westerhuis
Venture capital in Europe: social capital, formal institutions and mediation effects pp. 393-410 Downloads
Luca Grilli, Boris Mrkajic and Gresa Latifi
Stock option taxation: a missing piece in European innovation policy? pp. 411-424 Downloads
Magnus Henrekson and Tino Sanandaji
The evolution and adoption of equity crowdfunding: entrepreneur and investor entry into a new market pp. 425-439 Downloads
Saul Estrin, Daniel Gozman and Susanna Khavul
Team formation processes in new ventures pp. 441-464 Downloads
Lukas Held, Andrea M. Herrmann and Allard Mossel
Habitual entrepreneurs in the making: how labour market rigidity and employment affects entrepreneurial re-entry pp. 465-482 Downloads
Kun Fu, Anne-Sophie Larsson and Karl Wennberg
Institutions, entrepreneurship, and economic growth in Europe pp. 483-499 Downloads
Niels Bosma, Jeroen Content, Mark Sanders and Erik Stam
Entrepreneurship, institutional economics, and economic growth: an ecosystem perspective pp. 501-514 Downloads
Zoltan Acs, Saul Estrin, Tomasz Mickiewicz and László Szerb

Volume 51, issue 1, 2018

The knowledge spillover theory of intrapreneurship pp. 1-30 Downloads
Pontus Braunerhjelm, Ding Ding and Per Thulin
Gender disparity in angel financing pp. 31-55 Downloads
Sharon Poczter and Melanie Shapsis
Time to share the load: gender differences in household responsibilities and business profitability pp. 57-84 Downloads
Irani Arráiz
The role of financial constraints for alternative firm exit modes pp. 85-103 Downloads
Nina Ponikvar, Katja Zajc Kejžar and Darja Peljhan
Precautionary savings and the self-employed pp. 105-127 Downloads
Mariacristina Rossi and Dario Sansone
Entrepreneurial career paths: occupational context and the propensity to become self-employed pp. 129-152 Downloads
Alina Sorgner and Michael Fritsch
A social capital approach to the development of sustainable entrepreneurial ecosystems: an explorative study pp. 153-170 Downloads
Christina Theodoraki, Karim Messeghem and Mark P. Rice
Cooperative firms in hard times pp. 171-179 Downloads
Simona Monteleone and Francesco Reito
Corruption and destructive entrepreneurship pp. 181-202 Downloads
Christopher Boudreaux, Boris N. Nikolaev and Randall Holcombe
Entrepreneurship: structural transformation, skills and constraints pp. 203-220 Downloads
Ralitza Dimova and Kevwe Pela
Balanced scorecard in SMEs: effects on innovation and financial performance pp. 221-244 Downloads
Ricardo Malagueño, Ernesto Lopez-Valeiras and Jacobo Gomez-Conde
Bank debt and trade credit for SMEs in Europe: firm-, industry-, and country-level determinants pp. 245-264 Downloads
Guillaume Andrieu, Raffaele Staglianò and Peter Zwan
Survival of entrepreneurship in Spain pp. 265-278 Downloads
Bernardí Cabrer-Borrás and Paz Rico Belda
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