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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
Graduate School of Business of Nazarbayev University, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
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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, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of ClevelandUniversity of Akron and Duke University - Pratt School of Engineering
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3.

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 Harvard Business School
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4.

Towards an Untrepreneurial Economy? The Entrepreneurship Industry and the Rise of the Veblenian Entrepreneur

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 12 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2021
Working Paper Series
Copenhagen Business School, City University London - Sir John Cass Business School and Stanford University
Downloads 8,152
5.

Information Frictions and Entrepreneurship

Strategic Management Journal. 2021; 42: 491– 528. https://doi.org/10.1002/smj.3242
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 21 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2021
Accepted Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and University of Exeter Business School
Downloads 8,114
6.

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, Ghazi University, Dera Ghazi Khan, FUIEMS Foundation University, Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi (PMAS) and IQRA University - Islamabad Campus
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7.

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

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Downloads 5,685
8.

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
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9.

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
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10.

Social Entrepreneurship and Social Transformation: An Exploratory Study

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)
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11.

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 Techstars
Downloads 4,533
12.

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, Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of ClevelandUniversity of Akron, University of Southern California and Duke University - Pratt School of Engineering
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13.

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
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14.

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)
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15.

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
Washington and Lee University
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16.

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
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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
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19.

The Impacts of Industrial and Entrepreneurial Work on Income and Health: Experimental Evidence from Ethiopia

Number of pages: 84 Posted: 27 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 10 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy and University of Oxford - Department of Economics

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20.

Digital Technology Entrepreneurship: A Definition and Research Agenda

Technology Innovation Management Review, May 2017, Volume 7, Issue 5
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 13 Jun 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Stuttgart and University of Erlangen-Nuremberg-Friedrich Alexander Universität Erlangen Nürnberg - School of Business & Economics
Downloads 3,889
21.

Government Initiatives Toward Entrepreneurship Development in Nigeria

Global Journal of Business Research, v. 8 (1) p. 109-120, 2014
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 02 Feb 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Nasarawa State University
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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
Independent and University of Navarra, IESE Business School
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24.

The Untenable Case for Perpetual Dual-Class Stock

Virginia Law Review, Volume 103, pp. 585-631, June 2017, Harvard Law School John M. Olin Center Discussion Paper No. 905, Harvard Law School Program on Corporate Governance Discussion Paper 2017-6
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
Downloads 3,528
25.

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 3,485
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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
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27.

Entrepreneurs are Made, Not Born

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 28 Mar 2018
Working Paper Series
Waterford Institute of Technology
Downloads 3,446
28.

Small and Medium Enterprises Across the Globe: A New Database

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
George Washington University - School of BusinessUniversity of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business, World Bank and City University London - Sir John Cass Business School
Downloads 3,441
29.

New Venture Creation: Controversial Perspectives and Theories

Economic Analysis, Vol. 48, Nos 3-4, pp 101-109
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 06 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Tehran - Faculty of Management
Downloads 3,399
30.

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
Florida Atlantic University and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law

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31.

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, Cornell University - School of Industrial and Labor Relations, University of California, Berkeley - School of Information and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
Downloads 3,147
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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
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33.

Schumpeter’s Theory of Economic Development: A Study of the Creative Destruction and Entrepreneurship Effects on the Economic Growth

Journal of Insurance and Financial Management, Vol 4, No 3 (2021)
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 16 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2022
Accepted Paper Series
Goethe University Frankfurt
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34.

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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35.

Startup India - A New Paradigm for Young Entrepreneurs (A Conceptual Study)

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 07 Sep 2016
Working Paper Series
JIS University
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36.

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 2,646
37.

The Importance of Startups in Job Creation and Job Destruction

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 22 Jul 2010
Working Paper Series
Hoover Institution
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38.

The Palestinian Family Businesses

Hyderabad: ICFAI University Press, 2008
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 Feb 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Birzeit University
Downloads 2,532
39.

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
University of Pennsylvania and University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
Downloads 2,475
40.

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 Independent
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41.

Cultural Finance

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
RWTH Aachen University and RWTH Aachen University - Chair for Business Administration, particularly Business Finance
Downloads 2,420
42.

The Impact of COVID-19 on Entrepreneurship Globally

Journal of Economics and Business, Vol.3 No.3 (2020)
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 09 Sep 2020
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Trinidad and Tobago and The University of Trinidad and Tobago
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43.

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: 08 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2020
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School and Imperial College Business School
Downloads 2,344
44.

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
Cornell Tech, University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department and The Wharton School
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45.

Five Steps of Entrepreneurial Decision Making

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 19 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB)Inclusive Bangladesh Development Foundation
Downloads 2,276
46.

Analyzing Challenges & Opportunities of Ethiopian SMEs: Micro & Macro Economic Drivers

Number of pages: 2 Posted: 05 Apr 2015
Working Paper Series
Tech and Train
Downloads 2,187
47.

Entrepreneurship from an Islamic Perspective

Journal of Business Ethics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 03 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Said Business School
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Dynamic Capabilities and Organizational Agility: Risk, Uncertainty and Entrepreneurial Management in the Innovation Economy

California Management Review, Forthcoming, Tuck School of Business Working Paper No. 2771245
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 28 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Institute for Business Innovation, Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
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50.

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 FinanceEinaudi 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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