Sharon Alvarez

University of Pittsburgh - Katz Graduate School of Business

Pittsburgh, PA 15260

United States

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Scholarly Papers (10)

1.

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
Sharon Alvarez and Jay B. Barney
University of Pittsburgh - Katz Graduate School of Business and Ohio State University (OSU) - Human Resource Research
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Abstract:

Entrepreneurial Action, Risk, Ambiguity, Entrepreneurial Decision Making

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What Do We Think We Know When We Don't Know Much?

Fisher College of Business Working Paper No. 2006-01-001
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 24 Aug 2006
Helen N. Pushkarskaya and Sharon Alvarez
University of Kentucky - Department of Agricultural Economics and University of Pittsburgh - Katz Graduate School of Business
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Abstract:

Sample space ignorance, ambiguity, perception, expert bias

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Realism in the Study of Entrepreneurship: A Response

Academy of Management Review: 2014, Vol. 39, No. 2, 227-233
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 01 Aug 2015
University of Pittsburgh - Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business, University of Utah - Department of Entrepreneurship & Strategy and University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business
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Abstract:

Entrepreneurship, Opportunity, Critical Realism, Social Ontology

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When Do Family Ties Matter? Entrepreneurial Market Opportunity Recognition and Resource Acquisition in Family Firms

Babson College, Babson Kauffman Entrepreneurship Research Conference (BKERC), 2002-2006
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 24 Mar 2011
Delwyn Clark, Sharon Alvarez and Jay B. Barney
University of Waikato, University of Pittsburgh - Katz Graduate School of Business and University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business
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Abstract:

Entrepreneurship

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The Entrepreneurial Theory of the Firm

Journal of Management Studies, Vol. 44, Issue 7, pp. 1057-1063, November 2007
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 09 Nov 2007
Sharon Alvarez and Jay B. Barney
University of Pittsburgh - Katz Graduate School of Business and University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business
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Theories of Entrepreneurship: Alternative Assumptions and the Study of Entrepreneurial Action

Foundations and Trends in Entrepreneurship Vol. 1, No. 3
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 23 Jun 2010
Sharon Alvarez
University of Pittsburgh - Katz Graduate School of Business
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Opportunities and Institutions: A Co-Creation Story of the King Crab Industry.

Alvarez, S.A., Young, S.L., & Woolley, J.L. 2015. "Opportunities and institutions: A co-creation story of the king crab industry." Journal of Business Venturing, 30: 95-112.
Posted: 16 Aug 2017
Sharon Alvarez, Susan Young and Jennifer L. Woolley
University of Pittsburgh - Katz Graduate School of Business, Seton Hall University - W. Paul Stillman School of Business and Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business

Abstract:

Opportunity formation; Institutional work; Co-creation; Qualitative data; Process

8.

Trust and Its Alternatives

Human Resource Management, 42(4): 393-404.
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 02 Jul 2016
Sharon Alvarez, Jay B. Barney and Douglas A. Bosse
University of Pittsburgh - Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business and University of Richmond - E. Claiborne Robins School of Business
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Entrepreneurial Opportunities and Poverty Alleviation

Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Vol. 38, Issue 1, pp. 159-184, 2014
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Jan 2014
Sharon Alvarez and Jay B. Barney
University of Pittsburgh - Katz Graduate School of Business and University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business
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The Entrepreneurship of Resource-Based Theory

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 17 Nov 2009
Sharon Alvarez and Lowell W. Busenitz
University of Pittsburgh - Katz Graduate School of Business and University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business

Abstract:

Entrepreneurship research, Competitive advantages, Market competition, Opportunity recognition, Opportunity development, Resource management, Resource model, Cognition, Cognitive theory