Sameeksha Desai

George Mason University - School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs

Founders Hall

3351 Fairfax Dr.

Arlington, VA 22201

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (6)

1.

A Theory of Destructive Entrepreneurship

Jena Economic Research Paper No. 2007-085
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Nov 2007
Sameeksha Desai and Zoltan J. Acs
George Mason University - School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs and Schar School of Policy and Government
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Citation 5

Abstract:

destructive entrepreneurship, allocation of entrepreneurship,rent-seeking, rent-destroying, incentives, institutions, property rights, contractual enforcement, conflict, social capital, trust, ethnic capital

2.

Democratic Capitalism and Philanthropy in a Global Economy

Jena Economic Research Paper No. 2007-056
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 21 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2009
Zoltan J. Acs and Sameeksha Desai
Schar School of Policy and Government and George Mason University - School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs
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Citation 2

Abstract:

philanthropy, entrepreneurship, democratic capitalism, foundation, social problems, India education, social innovation

3.

The Entrepreneurship-Philanthropy Nexus: Nonmarket Source of American Entrepreneurial Capitalism

Jena Economic Research Paper No. 2007-025, Hudson Institute Research Paper No. 07-04
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2011
Schar School of Policy and Government, Indiana University - Institute for Development Strategies, Colorado State University and George Mason University - School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs
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Citation 2

Abstract:

entrepreneurship, philanthropy, capitalism, knowledge

4.

Post-Conflict Microfinance: Assessment and Policy Notes for Iraq

Jena Economic Research Paper No. 2007-060
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 23 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2007
Sameeksha Desai
George Mason University - School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs
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Abstract:

microfinance, Iraq, postconflict, political stability, population stability

5.

Energy-Based Economic Development: Prioritizing Opportunities for Developing Countries

FEEM Working Paper No. 25.2012
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 21 May 2013
Indiana University Bloomington - School of Public and Environmental Affairs, George Mason University - School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs, National Renewable Energy Laboratory and University of California, Berkeley - The Richard & Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy
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Abstract:

economic development, energy, developing countries, sustainable development

6.

A New Industry Creation and Originality: Insight from the Funding Sources of University Patents

Posted: 16 Dec 2014
Department of Economics and Statistics "Cognetti de Martiis", Indiana University - Institute for Development Strategies, Independent and George Mason University - School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs

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