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1.

Deal or No Deal? Decision Making under Risk in a Large-Payoff Game Show

American Economic Review, Vol. 98, No. 1, pp. 38-71, March 2008
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 16 Dec 2004 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Koc University - Graduate School of Business, VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE) and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 18,084
2.

A New Model of Leadership

Harvard NOM Working Paper No. 920623, Barbados Group Working Paper No. 06-02
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Sep 2006
Working Paper Series
ALS Consulting and SSRN
Downloads 9,769
3.

Anatomy of an Entrepreneur: Family Background and Motivation

Kauffman Foundation Small Research Projects Research
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, University of Southern California, University of Akron and Duke University - Pratt School of Engineering
Downloads 9,146
4.

America's Loss is the World's Gain: America's New Immigrant Entrepreneurs, Part 4

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, University of California, Berkeley - School of Information, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
Downloads 4,902
5.

Skill vs. Luck in Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital: Evidence from Serial Entrepreneurs

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Oct 2006
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School - Finance Unit, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Harvard Business School - Finance Unit and Harvard Business School - Finance Unit

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 4,379
6.

Making of A Successful Entrepreneur: Anatomy of an Entrepreneur Part II

Kauffman Foundation Small Research Projects Research Paper No. 2
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Nov 2009
Working Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, University of Akron, University of Southern California and Duke University - Pratt School of Engineering
Downloads 3,972
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8.

Social Entrepreneurship and Social Transformation: An Exploratory Study

Hauser Center for Nonprofit Organizations Working Paper No. 15
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Nov 2002
Working Paper Series
Harvard Graduate School of Education, Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government - Hauser Center and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 3,671
9.

Sustainability, Accountability and Corporate Governance: Exploring Multinationals' Reporting Practices

Business Strategy and the Environment, Vol. 17, No. 1, pp. 1-15, 2008
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 02 May 2006 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Amsterdam Business School
Downloads 3,604
10.

Are Successful Women Entrepreneurs Different from Men?

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 12 May 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia, Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering and Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Downloads 3,341
11.

Small and Medium Enterprises across the Globe: A New Database

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3127
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
George Washington University - School of Business, World Bank - Development Research Group and City University London - Sir John Cass Business School
Downloads 3,076
12.

Generating Employment in Poor and Fragile States: Evidence from Labor Market and Entrepreneurship Programs

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 27 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy and World Bank
Downloads 3,064
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14.

A Cross-Country Comparison of Full and Partial Venture Capital Exits

Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 27, No. 3, pp. 511-548, 2003
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 09 May 2001
Accepted Paper Series
York University - Schulich School of Business and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law

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Downloads 3,005
15.

The Characteristics of a High Performance Organisation

Number of pages: 255 Posted: 21 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2010
Working Paper Series
Maastricht School of Management (MSM)
Downloads 2,966
16.

The Social Dimensions of Entrepreneurship

OXFORD HANDBOOK OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP, Mark Casson and Bernard Yeung, eds., Oxford University Press, 2006
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 26 Oct 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliyah - Radzyner School of Law and University of Michigan
Downloads 2,795
17.

People and Process, Suits and Innovators: The Role of Individuals in Firm Performance

Strategic Management Journal, 33 (9), 1001-1015, 2012
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
Downloads 2,774
18.

Education, Entrepreneurship and Immigration: America's New Immigrant Entrepreneurs, Part II

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Behavioral Policy Science (BPS), University of California, Berkeley - School of Information and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
Downloads 2,751
19.

Determinants of Successful Entrepreneurship: A Review of the Recent Literature

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Sep 2008
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 2,700
20.

The Role of Factoring for Financing Small and Medium Enterprises

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3593
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 24 Jun 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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21.

Entrepreneurship and Indian Economy: Role of Government Policies in Entrepreneurship Development.

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 29 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
Towson University - Department of Economics and Jadavpur University
Downloads 2,151
22.

The Psychology of Risk: The Behavioral Finance Perspective

HANDBOOK OF FINANCE: VOLUME 2: INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT AND FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT, Frank J. Fabozzi, ed., John Wiley & Sons, pp. 85-111, 2008
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Goucher College - Department of Business Management
Downloads 2,146
23.

Idea Generation and the Quality of the Best Idea

INSEAD Business School Research Paper No. 2009/65/TOM
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2014
Working Paper Series
INSEAD - Technology and Operations Management, University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department and The Wharton School
Downloads 1,997
24.

Discovery and Creation: Alternative Theories of Entrepreneurial Action

Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2006-01-005
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 09 May 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Pittsburgh - Katz Graduate School of Business and Ohio State University (OSU) - Human Resource Research
Downloads 1,970
25.

Sustainable Development: How Social Entrepreneurs Make it Happen

IESE Business School Working Paper No. 611
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 19 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
Stanford PACS and University of Navarra - IESE Business School
Downloads 1,922
26.

Five Steps of Entrepreneurial Decision Making

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 19 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
Inclusive Bangladesh Development Foundation
Downloads 1,871
27.

Activist Choice Homophily and the Crowdfunding of Female Founders

Administrative Science Quarterly, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 06 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2016
Accepted Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
Downloads 1,835
28.

Determinants of Business Success of Small and Medium Enterprises

International Journal of Business and Social Science, Vol. 2, No. 20, November 2011
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 16 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Iqra University, Iqra University, FUIEMS Foundation University, Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi and Iqra University - Islamabad Campus
Downloads 1,820
29.

Does Culture Affect Economic Outcomes?

CRSP Working Paper No. 608
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 24 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF), Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management - Department of Finance and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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Downloads 1,795
31.

Wisdom or Madness? Comparing Crowds with Expert Evaluation in Funding the Arts

Management Science, Forthcoming, Harvard Business School Working Paper No. 14-116
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 01 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School and Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit
Downloads 1,760
32.

What Makes an Entrepreneur and Does It Pay? Native Men, Turks, and Other Migrants in Germany

IZA Discussion Paper No. 940
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
Princeton University, City University of New York, CUNY City College of New York - Department of Economics and Harvard University

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Downloads 1,757
33.

Social Entrepreneurship: How Intentions to Create a Social Enterprise Get Formed

IESE Working Paper No. D/521
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 05 Jan 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Navarra - IESE Business School and University of Navarra, IESE Business School
Downloads 1,749
34.

Cultural Finance

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
Aachen University - Department of Finance and RWTH Aachen University - Chair for Business Administration, particularly Business Finance
Downloads 1,697
35.

The Tragedy of the Commons and the Myth of a Private Property Solution

Temple University Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 14 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2014
Working Paper Series
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
Downloads 1,533
36.

Microfinance and Female Empowerment

Cahier de Reserche Working Paper No. 06-03
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
Laval University - Département d'Économique and University of Montreal
Downloads 1,432
37.

Small and Medium Enterprises, Growth, and Poverty: Cross-Country Evidence

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3178
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group, City University London - Sir John Cass Business School and UC Berkeley
Downloads 1,423
38.

Social Entrepreneurial Business Models: An Exploratory Study

IESE Business School Working Paper No. 610
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Navarra - IESE Business School and University of Navarra - IESE Business School
Downloads 1,340
39.

(Un)Happiness in Transition

Journal of Economic Perspectives, Spring 2009, Volume 23, Number 2, pp. 143–168.,
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 24 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Sciences Po and Paris School of Economics (EHESS)

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Downloads 1,328
40.

The Role of Turkish Immigrants in Entrepreneurial Activities in Germany

PIER Working Paper No. 05-029
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 11 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
Princeton University, City University of New York, CUNY City College of New York - Department of Economics and Harvard University
Downloads 1,293
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Survival, Growth, and Interfirm Collaboration of Start-Up Companies in High-Technology Industries: A Case Study of Upper Bavaria

IZA Discussion Paper No. 345
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 03 Sep 2001
Working Paper Series
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich and Munich University of Technology (TU München) - Department of Business and Economics
Downloads 1,284
42.

Social Entrepreneurship in Germany

Number of pages: 99 Posted: 18 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,247
43.

The Palestinian Family Businesses

Hyderabad: ICFAI University Press, 2008
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 Feb 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Birzeit University
Downloads 1,237
44.

Socio-Economic Factors Influencing Entrepreneurship Development: An Empirical Study Across the Small and Medium Enterprises of Chennai, State of Tamil Nadu, India

International Journal of Students Research in Technology & Management, Vol 2 (03), May 2014, ISSN 2321-2543, pg. 89-94
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 04 Mar 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Sohar University - Faculty of Business
Downloads 1,207
45.

The Why, When, and How of Corporate Social Responsibility

Instituto de Empresa Business School Working Paper No. WP05-04
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 21 Sep 2007
Working Paper Series
Fundación Instituto de Empresa, S.L. and Instituto de Empresa
Downloads 1,196
46.

The Comparison of Incomes of Self-Employed and Salaried Workers Among German Nationals and Immigrants

PIER Working Paper No. 05-030
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 28 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
Princeton University and City University of New York, CUNY City College of New York - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,160
47.

On the Evolution of Overconfidence and Entrepreneurs

Yale Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1307; Yale ICF Working Paper No. 00-48
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 16 Jul 2001
Working Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Finance Area and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)

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Downloads 1,149
48.

Stakeholders vs. Shareholders in Corporate Governance

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 27 Mar 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Pisa and University of Perugia - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,149
49.

How Early Stage Entrepreneurs Evaluate Venture Capitalists

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Dec 1999
Working Paper Series
Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School
Downloads 1,144
50.

Politically Connected Boards of Directors and the Allocation of Procurement Contracts

Forthcoming Review of Finance
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 25 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 12 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance, affiliation not provided to SSRN and ESMT European School of Management and Technology
Downloads 1,142