Economics of Entrepreneurship
Wydawnictwo: Cambridge University Press
• First book to provide a succinct account of the economic analysis of entrepreneurship • Provides strong theoretical analysis of entrepreneurship that is imperfectly formed or incomplete in most business-management perspectives • Non-technical writing style enhances readability, making it suitable for those who study entrepreneurship from other disciplinary perspectivesContentsList of figures; List of tables; Preface; 1. Introduction; Part I. Selection: 2. Theories of entrepreneurship; 3. Empirical methods in entrepreneurship research; 4. Evidence about the determinants of entrepreneurship; 5. Ethnic entrepreneurship and immigration; 6. Female entrepreneurship; Part II. Financing: 7. Debt finance for entrepreneurial ventures; 8. Venture capital and other sources of finance; 9. Wealth and entrepreneurship; Part III. Performance: 10. Entrepreneurship, job creation and innovation; 11. Entrepreneurship and growth; 12. Entrepreneurial effort; 13. Entrepreneurs' incomes and returns to human capital; 14. Survival; Part IV. Public Policy: 15. Principles of entrepreneurship policy; 16. Finance and innovation policies; 17. Taxation, regulation and other policies; Index.