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Concise Guide to Entrepreneurship, Technology and Innovation

Concise Guide to Entrepreneurship, Technology and Innovation

Edited by David B. Audretsch, Christopher S. Hayter and Albert N. Link

This landmark book will be the first port of call for any student or scholar seeking a brief introduction to each of the fundamental topics in entrepreneurship, technology, and innovation. Written by the top international scholars in their field, this book has an encyclopedic range; from academic entrepreneurship to valuing an entrepreneurial enterprise. Each chapter provides an informed overview of the topic and references in each chapter guide the reader to the more advanced literature. Students of entrepreneurship, technology, and innovation as well as those who wish to have an introduction to the scope of this field of study will be benefit from this exemplary collection.

Index

Edited by David B. Audretsch, Christopher S. Hayter and Albert N. Link

Subjects: business and management, entrepreneurship, organisational innovation, innovation and technology, organisational innovation
  • agency theory

    • views on buyout governance structure 62 3

  • Amazon.com, Inc. 106

  • American Psychological Association 124

  • anthropology 78

  • Apple, Inc. 83 , 106

  • attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) 32 , 34

  • Australia

    • habitual entrepreneurs in 98

  • Austrian School

  • Hamilton, B.H. 105

  • HapMap project 30

  • Harvard Business Review

  • Harvard Business School 82

  • Hewlett-Packard (HP) 41

  • Hofstede, G.

    • conceptualization of national culture 20

  • Kerr, C.

    • concept of multiversity 210

  • Knauf 89

  • Kirzner, Israel 184

    • Competition and Entrepreneurship (1973) 184

  • p. 259Knight, Frank 71 2 , 86

    • Risk, Uncertainty, and Profit (1921) 70

  • Kodak

  • Koontz, Harold

    • management theory jungle 75 6

  • MakerBot 139

  • Malaysia

    • habitual entrepreneurs in 98

  • management

  • manufacturing

    • industrial competition 1

  • marketing 78

  • Markman, Gideon D.

    • observation of patenting activities 10 11

  • Marshall, Alfred 198

  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) 1 , 191

    • alumni/students of 192

    • Commission on Industrial Productivity 1 2

      • Made in America; Regaining the Edge (1990) 1

    • Deshpande Center 142

  • Materials Research Science and Engineering Centers (MRSECs) 54

  • mergers and acquisitions (M&As) 170

  • Microsoft Corporation 83 , 224 5

  • von Mises, Ludwig 184

    • Human Action (1949) 184

  • multinational corporations (MNCs) 137

    • as source of dispersed knowledge 118 19

  • Napolitano, Janet 244

  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) 54

  • National Cancer Institute 10

  • National Governor’s Association 142

  • National Innovation Systems 54

  • National Science Foundation (NSF) 55 7 , 203

  • Netscape 224

  • New York University

  • New Zealand 238

  • Nokia Corporation 101

  • Northeastern University

  • Norway

    • habitual entrepreneurs in 98

  • open source software (OSS) 138

  • Oregon State University

    • Venture Development Fund 246

  • Organ, Damien 6 7

  • Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)

  • ownership 89

  • Xerox Corporation 55