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Entrepreneurship and poverty alleviation : the importance of health and children’s education for slum entrepreneurs
Research has focused on the role of entrepreneurial action in alleviating poverty. However, there is a gap between individuals’ short-term outcomes from entrepreneurship overcoming immediate resource concerns and the ...
A Definition and Theoretical Review of the Circular Economy, Value Creation, and Sustainable Business Models : Where Are We Now and Where Should Research Move in the Future?
This paper contains a theory review of value creation and the implementation of next-generation sustainable business models to profit in the circular economy. While previous research has pointed to the influence of society ...
Industrial clusters, flagship enterprises and regional innovation
(Taylor & Francis, 2018-10-25)
For a sample of all 88 counties in the State of Ohio over a 5-year period, this study documents the effect of flagship enterprises and concentrated industrial clusters on regional innovation. Consistent with the agglomeration ...
How entrepreneurial SMEs compete through digital platforms : the roles of digital platform capability, network capability and ambidexterity
Digitalization offers unprecedented opportunities for entrepreneurial small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). However, many entrepreneurial SMEs lack resources and capabilities or suffer from inertia, which hampers these ...
Towards a multi-level servitization framework : conceptualizing ambivalence in manufacturing firms
Purpose - The dominant-view within servitization literature presupposes a progressive transition from product to service orientation. In reality, however, many manufacturing firms maintain both product and service orientations ...
How individual cognitions overshadow regulations and group norms : a study of government venture capital decisions
(Springer Nature, 2019-10-26)
This paper explores how government venture capitalists approve or reject financing applications. Based on longitudinal observations, complemented by interviews, documentation, and secondary data, the findings show the ...
Developing and validating a multi-dimensional scale for operationalizing industrial service offering
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to develop a new scale for measuring the scope (i.e. breadth and depth) of industrial service offering. Design/methodology/approach – The scale and its constructs are developed by ...
Why and how to compete through sustainability : a review and outline of trends influencing firm and network-level transformation
(Springer Nature, 2019-01-16)
This article reviews and discusses how to compete with sustainability by reviewing the literature about sustainability, business models, innovation, and networks. It is an introduction to the special issue on “innovative ...
An agile co-creation process for digital servitization : a micro-service innovation approach
In this paper, we explore how manufacturing firms and their customers co-create digital service innovations in an attempt to address the digitalization paradox. We present empirical insights from a case study of four ...
Time and time-based organizing of innovation : influence of temporality on entrepreneurial firms’ performance
Time is a crucial yet scarce resource in innovation management. However, the way in which entrepreneurial enterprises (SMEs) allocate temporal resources in innovation remains largely unexplored. We propose a conceptualization ...