Search for dissertations about: "entrepreneurs"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 123 swedish dissertations containing the word entrepreneurs.

  1. 1. The Passionate Combining Entrepreneurs

    University dissertation from Östersund : Mid Sweden University

    Author : Carin Nordström; Mittuniversitetet.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Combining entrepreneurs; hybrid entrepreneurs; self-employment; nascent entrepreneurs; lifestyle entrepreneurs; occasional entrepreneurs; passion; entrepreneurial tenure; entrepreneurial teams; choice; logistic regression;

    Abstract : Entrepreneurs are portrayed as salient drivers of regional development and for a number of years nascent entrepreneurs have been studied in a large number of countries as part of the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor project and the Panel Study of Entrepreneurial Dynamics. Scholars have devoted much effort to investigating factors that determine how individuals engage in entrepreneurial activities, with most of the discussion limited to business start-ups. READ MORE

  2. 2. Student Entrepreneurs : The Influence of University, Entrepreneurship Education and Research

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Eva Berggren; Högskolan i Halmstad.; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi; Student entrepreneurs; entrepreneurship education; student start-ups; university spin-offs; academic entrepreneurship;

    Abstract : This licentiate thesis deals with the questions if and how entrepreneurship education and access to research at university stimulate student start-ups. The phenomenon of student entrepreneurs is approached in three empirical studies. READ MORE

  3. 3. Learning among entrepreneurs in formal networks Outcomes, processes and beyond

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Pontus Bergh; Umeå universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; formal learning networks; entrepreneurs; small and medium sized enterprises; learning outcomes; learning situation; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi; företagsekonomi; Business Studies;

    Abstract : This dissertation focuses on how entrepreneurs learn to acquire entrepreneurial knowledge and competence, which ultimately can open doors to business success. Contemporary critics suggest that programs designed to develop general competence are not sufficiently relevant to these entrepreneurs. READ MORE

  4. 4. Building American entrepreneurs : male commercial selves and the road to success in the US 1873-1914

    University dissertation from Brighton : University of Sussex

    Author : Björn Kjellander; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; entrepreneur; United States; narrative; literary realism; literary naturalism; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects History subjects Economic history; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historieämnen Ekonomisk historia; History of science and ideas; Idé- o lärdomshistoria; Aesthetic subjects Literature; Estetiska ämnen Litteraturvetenskap;

    Abstract : The thesis investigates the origins of the American entrepreneur, what popularly has been called the self-made man. It traces the building of the self-made man as a commercial ideal self, leading to the narratives of US entrepreneurship and the road to ‘success’. READ MORE

  5. 5. Human Capital, Social Networks and New Firm Formation - The Role of Academic and External Entrepreneurs in University Spin-offs

    University dissertation from ; Chalmers tekniska högskola; Gothenburg

    Author : Anders Billström; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; organisational imprinting; social networks; entrepreneurial team; academic entrepreneurs; university spin-offs; external entrepreneurs; human capital;

    Abstract : There is a debate about the development and performance of university spin-offs, i.e. firms created to commercialize university knowledge. READ MORE