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“Class matters”: human and social capital in the entrepreneurial process.
This paper explores how entrepreneurial family background impacts upon the development of social and human capital resources and demonstrates how these affect the profitability and growth of new enterprise. Through a ...
The articulation of social capital in entrepreneurial networks: a glue or a lubricant?
(Taylor & Francis., 2002)
Whilst social capital has been applied in a variety of contexts the nature, role and application of social capital in an entrepreneurial context have not been extensively explored. The nature of social capital presents a ...
Social structures and entrepreneurial networks: the strength of strong ties.
(IP Publishing Ltd., 2004-05)
The entrepreneurial context provides a fertile arena for the study of networks. This qualitative study critically examines the nature, content and process of strong ties, which are found to fall into three categories: ...
Entrepreneurial social capital: conceptualizing social capital in new high-tech firms.
Although the literature on social capital has increased dramatically in recent years, concerns have been raised about the expanse of applications of the term, diversity of constructs, definitions and variety of analyses. ...
Entrepreneurship and mutuality: social capital in processes and practices.
(Taylor and Francis, 2014-07-24)
Social capital, which offers the broader theoretical construct to which networks and networking relate, is now recognized as an important influence in entrepreneurship. Broadly understood as resources embedded in networks ...