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#1Giuseppe Lucio Gaeta (University of Naples Federico II)H-Index: 5
#2Stefano GhinoiH-Index: 3
Last. Giorgia Trasciani (University of Naples Federico II)
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In the last decades, European Third Sector Organizations have been increasingly affected by marketization and the reduction of public resources for social services, hence pushed to develop new strategies to accomplish their social mission while remaining economically efficient. The existing literature suggests that the activation of networking activities can be a strategy to overcome these problems. By using a partially mixed-methods approach, this study investigates factors that stimulate the T...
#1Stefan ToeplerH-Index: 15
#2Annette ZimmerH-Index: 18
Last. Katharina ObuchH-Index: 1
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#1Hyunseok Hwang (A&M: Texas A&M University)H-Index: 3
#2Dongoh Joo (UTC: University of Tennessee at Chattanooga)H-Index: 2
When communities are struck by natural disasters, human service organizations play an important role in supplementing governmental aids and catering to immediate humanitarian needs. Social capital is one of many factors affecting resource mobilization directed toward human service organizations as a proxy for local philanthropy. This study analyzed the effect of social capital on local philanthropy in communities affected by natural disasters and compared it to the effect of corporate philanthro...
#1Krishna Roka (WSU: Winona State University)
#1Qamar Farooq (ZJSU: Zhejiang Gongshang University)H-Index: 4
#1Qamar Farooq (ZJSU: Zhejiang Gongshang University)H-Index: 1
Last. Janet (ZJSU: Zhejiang Gongshang University)
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Growth in businesses affects economic development. Over the last decade, the people looking for business opportunities, either establishing an enterprise or contracting franchise business, are also found impressed by corporate social responsibility (CSR) and voluntarism. This paper is aimed to critically analyze the literature on international entrepreneurship and franchising. Based on the analysis, this paper develops propositions related to differences and similarities between the two concepts...
#1Astrid BradfordH-Index: 1
#2Belinda LukeH-Index: 12
Last. Craig W. FurneauxH-Index: 10
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This paper draws upon accountability and legitimacy theories to explore for what social enterprises are accountable, how they communicate accountability, and to what extent they publicly communicate accountability. Case study methodology was employed, examining four work-integrated social enterprises in Australia. Data collection involved interviews with managers of each social enterprise, and a review of various secondary data including social enterprise websites and internal and external repor...
#1Georgios Chatzichristos (University of the Aegean)H-Index: 1
#2Nikolaos Nagopoulos (University of the Aegean)H-Index: 1
Mainstream enterprises function by alleviating the cognitive burdens on their members and hence generating an insensitivity to all those complex environmental factors, in which they critically depend. By focusing on the political, institutional dynamics, the present article dwells on the questions of: How can social enterprises regain the embeddedness to the political, institutional environment and how can this process quest the dominant, institutional closure? To address these questions, the ar...
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#1Erica Kim Man Lee (Hong Kong Baptist University)
#2Yanto Chandra (PolyU: Hong Kong Polytechnic University)H-Index: 13
Social enterprises (SEs) have an increasingly important role in developing more equitable societies worldwide. The capabilities of SEs are an important driver of their performance, but research in this area is still emerging, and the link between capabilities and performance has yet to be examined. By drawing on the dynamic capabilities perspective, it is suggested in this study that absorptive capacity—an organization’s ability to absorb, assimilate, and apply knowledge—affects a SE’s performan...
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