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Author Bhide, Amar V
Title The Origin and Evolution of New Businesses
Imprint Cary : Oxford University Press, Incorporated, 2000
©2000
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- I. The Nature of Promising Start-ups -- 1. Endowments and Opportunities -- 2. Planning vs. Opportunistic Adaptation -- 3. Securing Resources -- 4. Distinctive Qualities -- 5. Corporate Initiatives -- 6. VC-Backed Start-ups -- 7. Revolutionary Ventures -- 8. Summary and Generalizations -- II. The Evolution of Fledgling Businesses -- 9. Missing Attributes -- 10. Existing Theories and Models -- 11. Critical Tasks -- 12. Exceptional Qualities -- III. Societal Implications -- 13. Reexamining Schumpeter -- 14. Facilitating Conditions -- Conclusion -- Appendix 1: Background Information: 1989 Inc. 500 Study -- Appendix 2: Partial List of Student Papers Written on Successful Entrepreneurs -- Notes -- References -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- X -- Y -- Z
In a field dominated by anecdote and folklore, this landmark study integrates more than ten years of intensive research and modern theories of business and economics. The result is a comprehensive framework for understanding entrepreneurship that provides new and penetrating insights. This clearly and concisely written book is essential for anyone who wants to start a business, for the entrepreneur or executive who wants to grow a company, and for the scholar who wants to understand this crucial economic activity
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Bhide, Amar V. The Origin and Evolution of New Businesses Cary : Oxford University Press, Incorporated,c2000 9780195170313
Subject New business enterprises.;Entrepreneurship
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