Search for dissertations about: "entrepreneurship phd thesis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 swedish dissertations containing the words entrepreneurship phd thesis.

  1. 1. Essays on High-Quality Entrepreneurship On the Origins and Survival of Start-ups and the Role of Universities in the Location Decision

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Apostolos Baltzopoulos; KTH.; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Entrepreneurship; self-employment; agglomeration externalities; innovation; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of four self-contained essays on the topic of entrepreneurship.[Essay I] uses a unique and detailed Swedish dataset to explore firm, regional, and industry determinants that stimulate spin-offs using the choice of the individuals as the level of analysis. READ MORE

  2. 2. Beyond individuals - A Process of Routinizing Behaviors Through Entrepreneurial Learning : Insights from Technology-Based Ventures

    University dissertation from Lunds universitet, Media-Tryck

    Author : Ziad El-Awad; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; entrepreneurial learning; routinizing behaviors; technology-based ventures; mechanisms; transactove memory systems; uncertainty; prior-related experience;

    Abstract : The primary aim of this thesis is to develop a theoretical model that enhances our understanding of entrepreneurial learning as a process by which personalized streams of experience become routinized and embedded in venture-wide behaviors. The aim is realized by exploring entrepreneurial learning as an experiential multilevel process. READ MORE

  3. 3. Industry Dynamics and Relatedness of Knowledge: Knowledge Transfer Through Labor Mobility and Entrepreneurship in the West Swedish Textile Industry

    University dissertation from Gothenburg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Snöfrid Börjesson Herou; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Relatedness; knowledge transfer; industry dynamics; labor mobility; entrepreneurship; cognitive proximity; industry life-cycle phases;

    Abstract : This PhD thesis investigates how industry dynamics are influenced by knowledge transferred through labor mobility and entrepreneurship by focusing on the role of relatedness of the knowledge. The empirical setting is the textile industry in the West Swedish region Västra Götaland, which encompasses the sub-industries Manufacturing of textiles and Wholesale and retail trade of textiles. READ MORE

  4. 4. Entrepreneurship at the limits

    University dissertation from Copenhagen : Copenhagen Business School [Phd]

    Author : Lena Olaison; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Ledarskap; entreprenörskap och organisation; Ledarskap; entreprenörskap och organisation;

    Abstract : This PhD dissertation is based on four published articles. It operates within the processual view of entrepreneurship studies (Steyaert, 1997), which draws on process philosophy to develop research strategies (Sørensen, 2005). The research has been guided by two strategies for understanding entrepreneurship: ‘moving’ (e.g. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Absent Entrepreneur Exploring the Role of the Entrepreneur in Economics

    University dissertation from KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Arvid Malm; KTH.; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; entrepreneurship; education; income distribution; philanthropy; economics; Nationalekonomi; Economics;

    Abstract : Economics as an academic discipline has often found it difficult to formally model the Entrepreneur. As Baumol (1968) noted, “The theoretical firm is entrepreneurless—the prince of Denmark has been expunged from the discussion of Hamlet. READ MORE