Journal of International Entrepreneurship
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This article draws upon institutional theory to investigate whether and to what extent informal institutions (masculinity, power distance, individualism, and indulgence) affect the relationship between formal institutions (the public expenditure on childcare and the length of parental leave) and the likelihood that women will become entrepreneurs. The main findings show that societies characterized by high masculinity and/or low individualism amplify the relationship between the public expenditu...
#1Simone Guercini (UniFI: University of Florence)H-Index: 7
#2Diego Ceccarelli (UniFI: University of Florence)
Passion is one the most observed phenomena in the entrepreneurial process. While most of the literature on this topic focuses on aspects linked to the individual emotional process, studies acknowledging the role of passion as a driver of entrepreneurship and lifestyle migration are scarce. This article aims to bridge this gap through framing lifestyle entrepreneurs who migrate due to their desire to pursue higher skills in their passion domain and to share the culture that pervades their migrati...
Both innovating and internationalizing can hold the key to survival and growth among small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). Service innovation in particular is highly relevant in the increasingly digitalized and high-technology global trade. However, there have been until now few studies on service innovation in international entrepreneurship. Thus, in an effort to illuminate its role in entrepreneurial internationalization, the present study examines the profitability impact of service inn...
#1Sami Basly (University of Paris)H-Index: 1
#2Paul-Laurent Saunier (University of Paris)
This paper analyzes the role of the owning family’s socio-emotional goals in explaining the level of exports in family small and medium enterprises (SMEs), while investigating the influence of family business essence as an antecedent of socio-emotional goals. A survey studying 46 French family SMEs and a model using partial least squares structural equation modeling reveal that two out of the five hypothesized socio-emotional goals exert an influence on exports intensity (one being positive and ...
#1Vahid Jafari-Sadeghi (Coventry University)H-Index: 1
#2Jean-Marie Nkongolo-Bakenda (University of Regina)H-Index: 5
Last.Paolo BianconeH-Index: 4
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The global economy involves enormous internationalization activities that provide untapped opportunities for entrepreneurs and businesses. This study sets out to improve the understanding of the role of the home country human capital on entrepreneurial internationalization. To advance this understanding, we conducted an analysis of data from 28 European countries using structural equation modeling (SEM) with partial least squares (PLS). The result of an empirical analysis revealed that the entre...
#1Eduardo Picanço Cruz (Federal Fluminense University)H-Index: 1
#2Roberto Pessoa de QueirozFalcão (Federal Fluminense University)
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Entrepreneurial orientation in small ethnic firms is embedded in a strong sociocultural environment, which influences their market orientation. For this reason, entrepreneurs choose between either focusing their businesses on their ethnic communities or attracting mainstream customers from outside their ethnic enclave. The article aims to contribute to the knowledge of ethnic and immigrant firms by taking a detailed look at their marketing orientation and strategic decisions. To perform this stu...
#1Kunlin Xu (QUT: Queensland University of Technology)
#2Judy Drennan (QUT: Queensland University of Technology)H-Index: 22
Last.Shane W. Mathews (QUT: Queensland University of Technology)H-Index: 11
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The aim of this study is to increase our understanding of immigrant entrepreneurs’ cross-cultural capabilities for international business. Based on 30 interviews with Chinese immigrant entrepreneurs in Australia, we found that cross-cultural capabilities include the capability of psychological adaptation (emotion management and positive mindset) and socio-cultural adaptation (cultural learning, language skills, and bicultural flexibility). A combination of capabilities is necessary for immigrant...
#1Natasha Evers (Trinity College, Dublin)H-Index: 11
#2Natasha Evers (Trinity College, Dublin)
Last.Alex Rialp-Criado (Autonomous University of Barcelona)H-Index: 4
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This article offers insights into research on the strategic orientations of international new ventures (INVs) and born global firms (BGs) with the aim of presenting a conceptual research framework to guide future research on this topic. This article finds that while most extant research has focused on the relationships of various types of strategic orientations across INVs and BGs performance, further research should pay more attention to antecedents and factors influencing the strategic orienta...
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