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Advanced Entrepreneurship, 2018/19, Semester 2
Stefania Romano
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Supplementary reading

Zott C, Amit R, Massa L. The Business Model: Recent Developments and Future Research. Journal of management. . 2011;37:1019–42.

George G, Bock AJ. The Business Model in Practice and its Implications for Entrepreneurship Research. Entrepreneurship theory and practice. [Internet]. 2011 Jan 17 [cited 2013 Mar 1];35(1):83–111. Available from:

Osterwalder A, Pigneur Y. Clarifying business models: Origins, present and future of the concept. Commun AIS [Internet]. 2005;15(16):1–25. Available from: doi=

Gartner, W. B. (1985). A conceptual Framework for Describing the Phenomenon of New Venture Creation.  The Academy of Management review. 10  (4), 696–706. 

Greiner, L. E. (1972). Evolution and revolution as organizations grow.  Harvard business review. 50  (4), 37–46.

Scott, M., & Bruce, R. (1987). Five Stages of Growth Business in Small.  Long Range Planning. 20  (3), 45–52.

Cope, J. (2005). Towards a dynamic learning perspective of entrepreneurship. Entrepreneurship theory and practice. 29  (4), 373–397.

Cope, J., & Watts, G. (2000). Learning by doing - An exploration of experience, critical incidents and reflection in entrepreneurial learning.  International journal of entrepreneurial behaviour & research (3), 104–124.

Cornelissen, J. P., & Clarke, J. S. (2010). Imagining and Rationalizing Opportunities: Inductive Reasoning and the Creation and Justification of New Ventures.  The Academy of Management review. .35  (4), 539–557. 

Rae, D. and Carswell, M. (2001) Towards a conceptual understanding of entrepreneurial learning. Journal of small business and enterprise development . 8 (2) 150-158. Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva 

Sarasvathy, S. (2012) Effectuation and entrepreneurship. In. D. Carter and D. Jones-Evans, Enterprise and Small Business   (3rd Ed.) Harlow: Pearson.

Bhide, A. (1994). How entrepreneurs craft strategies that work.  Harvard business review.  March-April, 150-161.

Chell, E. (2000). Networking, entrepreneurship and micro-business behaviour.  Entrepreneurship and regional development. , 12, 195-215.

Davidsson, P. and Honig, B. (2003). The role of social and human capital among nascent entrepreneurs.  Journal of business venturing. , 18, 301-31

Sarasvathy, S. (2001) Causation and effectuation: Toward a theoretical shift from economic inevitability to entrepreneurial contigency.  The Academy of Management review. , 26 (2) 243-263.

This list was last updated on 22/01/2018