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Handbook of Research on Corporate Governance and Entrepreneurship

Edited by Jonas Gabrielsson ()

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Abstract: This Handbook provides a unique collection of research addressing issues of corporate governance in entrepreneurial contexts, including start-ups, owner-managed firms, fast-growing firms, and IPOs, as well as how corporate governance and board leadership is associated with entrepreneurship and innovation in both small and large established companies. The chapters span a wide range of topics, methodologies, and levels of analysis, all designed to contribute to a comprehensive understanding of when and how corporate governance matters in different entrepreneurial contexts.

Keywords: Business and Management; Economics and Finance (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: G3 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2017
ISBN: 9781782545552
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Chapters in this book:

Ch 1 Corporate governance and entrepreneurship: current states and future directions , pp 3-26 Downloads
Jonas Gabrielsson
Ch 2 Governance theory: origins and implications for researching boards and governance in entrepreneurial firms , pp 27-60 Downloads
Jonas Gabrielsson and Morten Huse
Ch 3 Advisory boards in entrepreneurial companies , pp 63-83 Downloads
Eythor Ivar Jonsson
Ch 4 Top management team organization of high-tech venture firms: structural arrangements and their potential consequences , pp 84-110 Downloads
Till Talaulicar
Ch 5 Research on the board of directors in high-tech start-ups: an assessment and suggestions for future research , pp 111-142 Downloads
Ekaterina S. Bjornali
Ch 6 Corporate governance in early-stage high-tech ventures: the impact of top management team and outside board human capital on innovation speed , pp 143-163 Downloads
Elien Vandenbroucke and Mirjam Knockaert
Ch 7 The effects of private equity investors on the governance of companies , pp 164-198 Downloads
Stefano Bonini and Vincenzo Capizzi
Ch 8 Corporate governance practices in smaller privately held businesses: insights from the Rhine Valley region , pp 201-223 Downloads
Susanne Durst and Julia Brunold
Ch 9 Alliance governance in entrepreneurial firms: the influence of family control and organizational size , pp 224-247 Downloads
Daniel Pittino, Francesca Visintin and Paola A.M. Mazzurana
Ch 10 Corporate governance and innovation in small entrepreneurial firms: the board chairperson’s role , pp 248-268 Downloads
Daniel Yar Hamidi and Jonas Gabrielsson
Ch 11 An engagement theory of governance: the dynamics of governance structures in high-growth, high-potential firms , pp 271-308 Downloads
Teresa Nelson and Huseyin Leblebici
Ch 12 Founder status and defensive mechanisms at IPO: evidence from French firms , pp 309-332 Downloads
Asma Fattoum-Guedri and Frédéric Delmar
Ch 13 Corporate governance and accounting in small growing firms: a comparison of financial reporting and cost of debt across Gazelles and Non-Gazelles , pp 333-366 Downloads
Marita Blomkvist and Mari Paananen
Ch 14 Corporate governance and corporate entrepreneurship in different organizational forms , pp 369-396 Downloads
Elin Smith and Sven-Olof Collin
Ch 15 Corporate entrepreneurship in a large company: skunk works or guided evolution? , pp 397-434 Downloads
Seppo Laukkanen, Martin Lindell and Anssi Vanjoki

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