Palgrave Studies in Democracy, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship for Growth

Entrepreneurial Universities in Innovation-Seeking Countries

Challenges and Opportunities

Authors: Dabic, Marina, Svarc, Jadranka, Dabic, Marina

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This book considers how an entrepreneurial university can improve the social and economic development of countries which are technologically underdeveloped, exploring university models in two moderately innovative countries: Spain and Croatia.

About the authors

Marina Dabi? is Professor of Entrepreneurship and International Business at the University of Zagreb, Croatia and Nottingham Business School-NTU, UK. She is the editor of five book series on entrepreneurship in universities and has guest-edited several special issues on innovation, HRM, and transfer technology. She has widely published in international business management science journals and has received grants for several EU-funded projects.

Jadranka Švarc is Senior Research Fellow at the Ivo Pilar Institute of Social Sciences, Croatia. She is an expert in science and innovation policy in transition countries and has been Head of the Department for the Croatian Ministry of Science and Technology. Her research focuses on socio-economic and cultural aspects of the knowledge society, innovation system, and research policy and she has published over 40 scientific articles.

Miguel González-Loureiro is Assistant Professor of International Business and Strategic Management at the University of Vigo, Spain. His research interests are the intersection between the strategy of survival-growth, internationalization, entrepreneurship, innovation and intangible management. He has published over 30 scientific articles and has guest-edited special issues in the field of strategy and intangible management.

Table of contents (8 chapters)

  • Toward a New University Paradigm

    Dabić, Marina (et al.)

    Pages 1-45

  • Antecedents of Entrepreneurial Universities: From the First Industrial Revolution to Knowledge Economy

    Dabić, Marina (et al.)

    Pages 47-63

  • Critics of University—Industry Interaction and Commercial Application of Science

    Dabić, Marina (et al.)

    Pages 65-70

  • Theories of Transition in Scientific Systems

    Dabić, Marina (et al.)

    Pages 71-89

  • Activities of Entrepreneurial Universities

    Dabić, Marina (et al.)

    Pages 91-128

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eBook $109.00
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Hardcover $149.99
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-57981-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Entrepreneurial Universities in Innovation-Seeking Countries
Book Subtitle
Challenges and Opportunities
Authors
Series Title
Palgrave Studies in Democracy, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship for Growth
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-57982-9
DOI
10.1057/9781137579829
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-57981-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXIV, 253
Topics