Yasuyuki Motoyama

University of Kansas - Geography & Atmospheric Science Department

Assistant Professor

1475 Jayhawk Blvd.

Lawrence, KS 66045

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (16)

1.

Examining the Connections within the Startup Ecosystem: A Case Study of St. Louis

Kauffman Foundation Research Series on City, Metro, and Regional Entrepreneurship, September 2014
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 Sep 2014
Yasuyuki Motoyama and Karren Knowlton
University of Kansas - Geography & Atmospheric Science Department and Washington University in St. Louis - Skandalaris Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, Students
Downloads 525 (51,743)
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entrepreneurship, growth, startup, regional, entrepreneur, ecosystem, city, St. Louis

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Think Locally, Act Locally: Building a Robust Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 17 Apr 2014
University of Kansas - Geography & Atmospheric Science Department, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Amazon and Startup Genome
Downloads 378 (77,180)
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entrepreneur, networks, entrepreneurship, local, policy, Feld

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Support Organizations and Remediating the Gender Gap in Entrepreneurial Ecosystems: A Case Study of St. Louis

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 03 Nov 2015
Washington University in St. Louis - Skandalaris Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, Students, University of Massachusetts Boston, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Asheville and University of Kansas - Geography & Atmospheric Science Department
Downloads 370 (79,176)
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women entrepreneurs, gender gap, support organizations, ecosystems

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Beyond Metropolitan Startup Rates: Regional Factors Associated with Startup Growth

Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation 2014
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 10 Feb 2014
Yasuyuki Motoyama and Jordan Bell-Masterson
University of Kansas - Geography & Atmospheric Science Department and Amazon
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metropolitan, cities, city, entrepreneurship, startup activity, growth, regional

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Guidelines for Local and State Governments to Promote Entrepreneurship

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 18 Mar 2015
Yasuyuki Motoyama and Jason Wiens
University of Kansas - Geography & Atmospheric Science Department and Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Downloads 250 (121,447)
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entrepreneurship, entrepreneurial, ecosystem, geography, policy, state, city, local, development, regional

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An Analysis of the Geography of Entrepreneurship: Understanding the Geographic Trends of Inc. 500 Companies Over Thirty Years at the State and Metropolitan Levels

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Sep 2012
Yasuyuki Motoyama and Brian Danley
University of Kansas - Geography & Atmospheric Science Department and Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) - Department of Forest Economics
Downloads 145 (199,836)
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geography, entrepreneurship, high-growth, firms, companies, inc. 500

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Little Town, Layered Ecosystem: A Case Study of Chattanooga

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Apr 2016
Yasuyuki Motoyama, Emily Fetsch, Chris Jackson and Jason Wiens
University of Kansas - Geography & Atmospheric Science Department, Kansas Action for Children, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
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entrepreneurship, regional, ecosystem, infrastructure, chattanooga

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Leveraging Regional Assets: Insights from High-Growth Companies in Kansas City

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Aug 2013
University of Kansas - Geography & Atmospheric Science Department, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) - Department of Forest Economics, Amazon, Duke University and Startup Genome
Downloads 75 (315,121)
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Kansas City, regional, entrepreneur, entrepreneurial, economic development, growth, high-growth, policy

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How Can I Create My Favorite State Ranking?: The Hidden Pitfalls of Statistical Indexes

Journal of Applied Research in Economic Development, Volume 10, Sep 2013 Issue
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 17 May 2014
Yasuyuki Motoyama and Jared Konczal
University of Kansas - Geography & Atmospheric Science Department and Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Downloads 47 (396,472)

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state ranking, research, kauffman foundation, economic indicator

10.

Voices of Small Businesses: Discussion and Policy Implications

Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation Research Paper
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 25 Oct 2012
Kate Maxwell and Yasuyuki Motoyama
Duke University and University of Kansas - Geography & Atmospheric Science Department
Downloads 45 (403,525)

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small business, tax policy, policy, taxes, new business, entrepreneur, entrepreneurship, state policy

11.

Startup Act for the States

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Aug 2012
Dane Stangler, Robert E. Litan and Yasuyuki Motoyama
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) - Council on Foreign Relations- Washington D.C. and University of Kansas - Geography & Atmospheric Science Department
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job creation, policy, startup, business, growth, entrepreneurship, state

12.

Energizing an Ecosystem: Brewing 1 Million Cups

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 14 Mar 2013
Jared Konczal and Yasuyuki Motoyama
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and University of Kansas - Geography & Atmospheric Science Department
Downloads 40 (422,111)
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1MC, 1 Million Cups, kauffman, startup, entrepreneur, community, entrepreneurial, network

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State Profiles of America's High-Growth Companies: State-by-State Analysis of Inc. 500 Firms Over Thirty Years

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 12 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2014
Yasuyuki Motoyama and Brian Danley
University of Kansas - Geography & Atmospheric Science Department and Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) - Department of Forest Economics
Downloads 39 (426,096)

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state, inc. 500, geography, states, growth, firm

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The Regional Environment: Indianapolis - Insights from High-Growth Companies

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Sep 2015
Sameeksha Desai and Yasuyuki Motoyama
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and University of Kansas - Geography & Atmospheric Science Department
Downloads 31 (460,143)

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regional, indianapolis, midwest, policy, high-growth firms, boomerang, ecosystem, kauffman

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How Do Business Owners Perceive the State Business Climate?: Using Heierarchical Models to Examine Business Climate Perception and State Rankings

Forthcoming in the Economic Development Quarterly.
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 17 May 2014
Yasuyuki Motoyama and Iris Hui
University of Kansas - Geography & Atmospheric Science Department and Stanford University
Downloads 29 (469,674)
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business climate, state rankings, small business owners, individual perception

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Globalization and De-Globalization in Nanotechnology Research: The Role of China

Scientometrics, Vol. 93(2), pp. 439-458, 2012
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 31 Jul 2015
University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB), Duke University, University of Kansas - Geography & Atmospheric Science Department, University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) and Duke University
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international collaboration, diffusion, interconnectedness, nanotechnology, China, indigenous innovation