Institutions and Entrepreneurship

Front Cover
Wesley D. Sine, Robert J. David
Emerald Group Publishing, 2010 - Business & Economics - 364 pages
0 Reviews
This volume examines how the institutional environment affects entrepreneurial organizations & vice-versa. It includes not only how the institutional environment constrains both founding processes & the type of organizations founded, but also how institutional dynamics construct entrepreneurial opportunities, empower & facilitate action.
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Chapter 1 Institutions and entrepreneurship
1
The mediating role of institutions
27
Nuclear technology and emissionfree electricity
51
law firm and venture capitalist relations and regional diversity in hightechnology IPOs
95
business incubator foundings in three states
127
Institutions entrepreneurs and the case of hedge funds
157
entrepreneurial firms use of institutional logics when competing for resources
183
The case of film in America 18941927
219
tuning in to the next big thing in satellite radio
257
Identitybased interpretations of appropriateness in the SaintÉmilion Languedoc Piedmont and Golan Heights wine regions
287
Chapter 11 Beam me up Scottieexcl institutional theorists struggles with the emergent nature of entrepreneurship
329
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information