Recent Submissions

  • Entrepreneurship in Oman; policies and practices. 

    Al-Balushi, Rashid Ali; Anderson, Alistair R. (International Conference for Entrepreneurship Innovation and Regional Development (ICEIRD) http://iceird.net, 2015-06-18)
    AL-BALUSHI, R.A. and ANDERSON, A.R. 2015. Entrepreneurship in Oman; policies and practices. In Proceedings of the 8th international conference for entrepreneurship, innovation and regional development (ICEIRD 2015), 18-19 June 2015, Sheffield, UK. Thessaloniki: ICEIRD [online], pages 563-572. Available from: http://icerid.net/docs/ICEIRD 2015 Conference_proceedings FCx.pdf
    Oman provides an interesting context to examine how formal institutions encourage local enterprise. We examine the views of local entrepreneurs about the effectiveness of government policies that are intended to foster ...
  • The Role of Networking in the Growth Processes of Family Firms: An International Study. 

    Jack, Sarah L.; Dodd, Sarah Drakopoulou; Anderson, Alistair R. (IFERA (International Family Enterprise Research Academy), 2010)
    JACK, S., DRAKOPOULOU-DODD, S. and ANDERSON, A. R., 2010. The Role of Networking in the Growth Processes of Family Firms: An International Study. In: Long Term Perspectives on Family Business: Theory, Practice, Policy ; IFERA Lancaster 2010: 10th Annual World Family Business Research Conference. Pp. 92 -
    The paper aims to investigate the role of networks in the growth processes of family firms. The study adds to two main stream of literature, drawing together theoretical developments from the family firm realm and networking ...