Palgrave Advances in the Economics of Innovation and Technology

Technology-Based Nascent Entrepreneurship

Implications for Economic Policymaking

Editors: Cunningham, James A., O'Kane, Conor (Eds.)

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  • Features insights on nascent entrepreneurship from leading and emerging scholars
  • Discusses and public policy, ecosystems, and territorial social capital
  • Examines how policymakers can promote economic development
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This edited volume presents new means of quantifying the behavioral and consequential differences between technology-based and non-technology-based nascent entrepreneurs in varied economies. It explores the socioeconomic place of technology in developed and developing countries, and describes the implications of this research for policymakers' ability to identify and support new areas of economic growth. This book also examines technology-based nascent entrepreneurship issues in the context of entrepreneurial leadership, business incubation, ethnic migrants, university researchers, new venture formation activities, student entrepreneurship, and start-up competitions. The contributors to this collection provide valuable insights for the growing study of and expanding policies addressing nascent entrepreneurship.

About the authors

James A. Cunningham is Professor of Strategic Management at Newcastle Business School, Northumbria University, UK. His research interests intersect strategic management, entrepreneurship, and innovation.
Conor O'Kane is Senior Lecturer in the Department of Management, University of Otago, New Zealand. Conor's research focuses on academic entrepreneurship, identity, and strategy. 

Table of contents (12 chapters)

Table of contents (12 chapters)
  • Technology-Based Nascent Entrepreneurship: Some Implications for Economic Policy Making and Makers

    Pages 1-17

    Cunningham, James A (et al.)

  • The Role of Public Policy in Fostering Technology-Based Nascent Entrepreneurship

    Pages 19-52

    Kuratko, Donald F. (et al.)

  • The Nexus of Ecosystems, Strategic Orientations, and Higher Education With Technology-Based Nascent Entrepreneurship

    Pages 53-69

    Guerrero, Maribel (et al.)

  • Nascent Entrepreneurship and Territorial Social Capital: Empirical Evidences from Italy

    Pages 71-93

    Romano, Marco (et al.)

  • Re-entry Following Firm Failure: Nascent Technology Entrepreneurs’ Tactics for Avoiding and Overcoming Stigma

    Pages 95-117

    Walsh, Grace

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Technology-Based Nascent Entrepreneurship
Book Subtitle
Implications for Economic Policymaking
Editors
  • James A. Cunningham
  • Conor O'Kane
Series Title
Palgrave Advances in the Economics of Innovation and Technology
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-59594-2
DOI
10.1057/978-1-137-59594-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-59593-5
Series ISSN
2662-3862
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXI, 312
Number of Illustrations
12 b/w illustrations
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