The Determinants of Entrepreneurship

The Determinants of Entrepreneurship : Leadership, Culture, Institutions

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This study looks at entrepreneurial history from three angles: Entrepreneurial Typologies; Business Leaders; and Culture vs Institutions. The previous scarcity of material makes this collection of eight papers an invaluable resource and should encourage further analysis.
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  • Hardback | 256 pages
  • 159 x 235 x 16mm | 499g
  • Pickering & Chatto (Publishers) Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1848930712
  • 9781848930711
  • 1,797,975

Table of contents

Introduction Part I: Entrepreneurial Typologies 1 Entrepreneurial Typologies in the History of Industrial Italy: Reconsiderations - Franco Amatori 2 Entrepreneurial Typologies in a Young Nation State: Evidence from the Founding Charters of Greek Societe Anonymes, 1830-1909 - Ioanna Pelelasis Minoglou Part II: The Business Leaders 3 Italian Entrepreneurship: Conjectures and Evidence from a Historical Perspective - Pier Angelo Toninelli & Micheangelo Vasta 4 Nature or Nurture? Factors of Entrepreneurship: a Comparative Approach - Gabriel Tortella, Gloria Quiroga & Ignacio Moral 5 Dynasties: A Relatively Neglected Determinant of Entrepreneurship - Paloma Fernandez-Perez & Nuria Puig Part III: Culture or Institutions? 6 Entrepreneurial Culture or Institutions? A Twentieth Century Resolution - James Foreman-Peck & Peng Zhou 7 Entrepreneurship and Cultural Values in Latin America, 1850-2000: From modernization and Dependency Theory toward a Business History Perspective - Carlos Davila 8 Education and Entrepreneurship in 20th Century Spain: an Overview - Jose L Garcia-Ruiz
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'break[s] new ground ... by summarizing interim results from several new studies of historical entrepreneurship'
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