Search for dissertations about: "entrepreneurial University"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 95 swedish dissertations containing the words entrepreneurial University.

  1. 1. Developing Entrepreneurial Behavior

    Author : Karen Williams Middleton; [2010]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; nascent; entrepreneurial education; venture creation; self-efficacy; entrepreneurial behavior; pre-emptive action; interaction; facilitation; university;

    Abstract : Can nascent entrepreneurs learn how to behave so as to achieve their ambition of creating new ventures? This thesis explores how the development of entrepreneurial behavior can be facilitated through investigating nascent entrepreneurship taking place at the university. The focus is on the influence of environmental factors and the processes involved as a new opportunity-based venture is created need to be considered when addressing entrepreneurial behavior development. READ MORE

  2. 2. Entrepreneurial orientation reflections from a contingency perspective

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro university

    Author : Gabriel Linton; Örebro universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Entrepreneurial orientation; contingency theory; configuration theory; firm-level entrepreneurship; Företagsekonomi; Business Studies;

    Abstract : Entrepreneurship has been argued to be a key driver of the economy by creating jobs, turning inventions to innovations, and also improving the overall standard of life. A firm’s entrepreneurial orientation (EO) indicates the degree to which a firm is entrepreneurial. READ MORE

  3. 3. An Entrepreneurial Mindset Self-Regulating Mechanisms for Goal Attainment

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå University of Technology

    Author : Ida Lindh; Sara Thorgren; Mats Westerberg; Gudrun Svedberg; Ulla Hytti; [2017]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; entrepreneurial learning; self-regulated learning; entrepreneurship education; entrepreneurial mindset; Entreprenörskap och innovation; Entrepreneurship and Innovation;

    Abstract : Comprised of a cover story and five separate but interrelated articles, this dissertation explores entrepreneurial learning. By connecting multiple theoretical perspectives, reviewing extant literature, using four qualitative datasets, and building theory inductively, the articles explain components to and mechanisms of entrepreneurial learning. READ MORE

  4. 4. Teacher Change in relation to Professional Development in Entrepreneurial Learning

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå University of Technology

    Author : Helena Sagar; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2013]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; teacher professional development; entrepreneurial learning; science and technology education; authentic learning;

    Abstract : Abstract Compulsory school teachers’ perceptions and change in relation to Continuing Professional Development (CPD) in entrepreneurial learning are investigated in this thesis. The teacher level focus is based on evidence pointing to the teacher’s strong impact on student interest and learning and the teacher as the single most influential actor on the implemented curriculum. READ MORE

  5. 5. Walking the Plank of the Entrepreneurial University The little spin-out that could?

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Nina Fowler; David Sköld; Marcus Lindahl; Malin Brännback; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; University spinouts; research; academic capitalism; entrepreneurship; commercialisation; social forces; Engineering Science with specialization in industrial engineering and management; Teknisk fysik med inriktning mot industriell teknik;

    Abstract : Creating spinout companies (USOs) from university research is one focus of innovation policy. The phenomenon features in two main fields of enquiry: academic entrepreneurship studies, and literature on academic capitalism and the entrepreneurial university. READ MORE