G. Christopher Crawford

Ohio University

Assistant Professor of Strategic Management

Athens, OH 45701-2979

United States

http://business.ohio.edu/about/faculty-staff/crawford-christopher/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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DOWNLOADS

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Scholarly Papers (7)

1.

A Review and Recommendation of Simulation Methodologies for Entrepreneurship Research

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 06 Dec 2009
G. Christopher Crawford
Ohio University
Downloads 217 (105,459)

Abstract:

Simulation, agent-based modeling, theory building, entrepreneurship, entrepreneur, methodology, methods, research agenda

2.

Power Law Distributions in Entrepreneurship: Implications for Theory and Research

Journal of Business Venturing 30(5) 696-713 doi:10.1016/j.jbusvent.2015.01.001, Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 15-25
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 Mar 2015
Ohio University, University of Colorado at Denver - Health Sciences Center, University of Massachusetts Boston, Queensland University of Technology - Brisbane Graduate School of Business and KEDGE Business School
Downloads 55 (199,254)

Abstract:

Entrepreneurship, Generative mechanisms, Growth, Outliers, Power law distribution

3.

The Empirical Reality of Entrepreneurship: How Power Law Distributed Outcomes Call for New Theory and Method

Journal of Business Venturing Insights, Vol. 1-2, December 2014
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 15 Mar 2015
G. Christopher Crawford, Bill McKelvey and Benyamin Lichtenstein
Ohio University, KEDGE Business School and University of Massachusetts Boston
Downloads 40 (208,445)

Abstract:

Entrepreneurship, Entrepreneurial Startups, Power law distribution, Extreme Outcomes, Skew distribution

4.

Disobeying Power Laws: Perils for Theory and Method

Journal of Organization Design, Vol. 1, No. 2, 2012
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 05 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2015
G. Christopher Crawford
Ohio University
Downloads 27 (372,977)

Abstract:

Power-law distributions, Gaussian statistics, Pareto, Nonlinear statistical methods, Theory building

5.

Realism, Empiricism, and Fetishism in the Study of Entrepreneurship

Journal of Management Inquiry, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 06 Sep 2015
G. Christopher Crawford, Dimo Dimov and Bill McKelvey
Ohio University, University of Bath and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management
Downloads 15 (369,404)

Abstract:

entrepreneurship, opportunities, philosophy of science, realism, ontology, discovery, creation

6.

Emerging Scalability and Extreme Outcomes in New Ventures: Power Law Distribution Analyses of Three Studies

Proceedings of the Seventy-Second Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, 2012
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 15 Mar 2015
G. Christopher Crawford
Ohio University
Downloads 12 (404,650)

Abstract:

Entrepreneurship, New Venture Growth, Power Law Distribution, Extreme Outcomes

7.

Corporate Entrepreneurship Strategy: Extending the Integrative Framework Through the Lens of Complexity Science

Small Business Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 15 Mar 2015
G. Christopher Crawford and Patrick Kreiser
Ohio University and Iowa State University

Abstract:

Complexity Science, Corporate Entrepreneurship Strategy, Entrepreneurship, Growth Expectations, Power Law Distributions, Schemata