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  • Investigating financial aspects of dog-fighting in the UK. 

    Smith, Robert (Emerald http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/13590791111173687, 2011)
    SMITH, R., 2011. Investigating financial aspects of dog-fighting in the UK. Journal of Financial Crime 18 (4), pp. 336-346.
    Purpose – The purpose of this article is to discuss financial aspects of illegal dog-fighting in the UK and to reflect upon and discuss the difficulties of researching illegal entrepreneurial activities such as dog-fighting ...
  • No choices, no chances: how contemporary enterprise culture is failing Britain’s underclasses. 

    Smith, Robert; Air, Carol (IP Publishing. http://dx.doi.org/10.5367/ijei.2012.0075, 2012-05)
    SMITH, R. and AIR, C., 2012. No choices, no chances: how contemporary enterprise culture is failing Britain’s underclasses. International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, 13 (2), pp. 103-113.
    Despite an increasing interest in minority entrepreneurship in recent years, the issue of ‘underclass entrepreneurship’ and its linkages to ‘enterprise culture’ remain underresearched. In this article, the authors examine ...
  • Rescripting criminal identity: a ‘close reading’ of contemporary biographies of British criminals as entrepreneurship discourse. 

    Smith, Robert (Emerald Group Publishing Limited. http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/JEC-09-2012-0051, 2013)
    SMITH, R., 2013. Rescripting criminal identity: a ‘close reading’ of contemporary biographies of British criminals as entrepreneurship discourse. Journal of Enterprising Communities: People and Places in the Global Economy, 7 (4), pp. 316-339
    Purpose – This research paper aims to examine how organized criminals rescript their identities to engage with entrepreneurship discourse when authoring their biographies. From a sociological perspective, stereotypes and ...
  • Understanding entrepreneurial behaviour in organized criminals. 

    Smith, Robert (Emerald Group Publishing Ltd. nttp://dx.doi.org/10.1108/17506200910982019, 2009)
    SMITH, R., 2009. Understanding entrepreneurial behaviour in organized criminals. Journal of Enterprising Communities: People and Places in the Global Economy, 3 (3), pp. 256-268.
    Purpose: This research paper focuses upon organised criminals as an enterprising community and as enterprising people. Organized crime is a global phenomenon that concentrates upon the development of both [1] Sustainable ...