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International Entrepreneurship: Managerial and Policy Implications

Published on Dec 1, 2009in Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal
· DOI :10.1002/sej.75
Douglas J. Cumming45
Estimated H-index: 45
(York University),
Harry J. Sapienza42
Estimated H-index: 42
(UMN: University of Minnesota)
+ 1 AuthorsMike Wright101
Estimated H-index: 101
(University of Nottingham)
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Abstract
This paper provides an overview of the literature on international entrepreneurship (henceforth, IE). In doing so, we adopt a broad perspective on IE, consistent with the notion that entrepreneurship refers to how opportunities to create future goods and services are discovered, evaluated and exploited (Venkataraman, 1997). After providing focused summaries of the papers included in the special issue, we outline a research agenda to improve our understanding of the determinants and outcomes of IE. We also highlight several methodological issues of particular importance to IE research.
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