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Family Business

Family Business

Elgar Research Reviews in Business

Joseph H. Astrachan, Torsten M. Pieper and Peter Jaskiewicz

This insightful research review conveniently chooses the most influential and frequently cited family business research articles. ‘Must quote’ papers on a broad range of topics, as well as a variety of methods are discussed. These serve as a model for forthcoming work and a foundation for future theory.

About this Research Review

Joseph H. Astrachan, Torsten M. Pieper and Peter Jaskiewicz

Subjects: business and management, entrepreneurship, family business

About Elgar Research Reviews

Elgar Research Reviews consist of two principal components: a scholarly Review Article and a list of Recommended Readings.

The Review Article prepared by a leading scholar introduces the relevant field of academic study by making reference to the seminal and most transformative articles within that field. This piece sets in context the readings that follow, illustrating how they have shaped the scholarship and why they are important to the development of the field. The Recommended Readings have full references to facilitate further research.

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Finding a print version of the recommended readings

A print edition of this resource, which also includes the full text of the Recommended Readings in their original layout is available as a single print work, Family Business edited by Joseph H. Astrachan, Torsten M. Pieper and Peter Jaskiewicz (ISBN 978 1 84720 763 0). Use the Find This Book In Your Library button at the top of this page to see if it is available in your library. (The button only appears if your library has provided their link resolver details.)