Handbook of Research on Internationalization of Entrepreneurial Innovation in the Global Economy, 1st Edition

  • Luisa Cagica Carvalho
  • Published By: Business Science Reference
  • ISBN-10: 1466682175
  • ISBN-13: 9781466682177
  • DDC: 338.04
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 547 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released March 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Globalization demands the creation of new business approaches to achieve high levels of competitiveness. Cultural differences factor into policies as companies expand their businesses in different countries and seek to collaborate with international entrepreneurs. THE HANDBOOK OF RESEARCH ON INTERNATIONALIZATION OF ENTREPRENEURIAL INNOVATION IN THE GLOBAL ECONOMY brings together research on international business, entrepreneurship, and innovation in order to present a comprehensive publication for business professionals. This volume is an essential reference source for practitioners, academicians, researchers and upper-level students interested in learning about internationalization and innovation in a global market.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Advances in Human Resources Management and Organizational Development (AHRMOD) Book Series.
Titles in This Series.
Editorial Advisory Board.
List of Contributors.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
Internationalization of Entrepreneurial Innovation: Macroeconomic Studies, Public Policies, and Culture.
1: Entrepreneurship and National Culture: How Cultural Differences among Countries Explain Entrepreneurial Activity.
2: Innovation Policies and Barriers to Innovation: An Analysis in Extremadura (Spain).
3: Opening the Black Box of the Venture Capital Entrepreneur Relationship: Evidence from a Process Study.
4: New Product Development and the Challenges of Internationalization.
5: Obstacles to Portuguese Immigrant Entrepreneurship in Andorra.
Internationalization of Entrepreneurial Innovation: Sector Studies.
6: Potential of Tourism Sector in Italy as a Means of Entrepreneurship and Growth for Italian Companies.
7: Innovation in Healthcare Organizations: Empirical Evidence from Portugal.
8: Innovation in the Indian Banking Industry: An Exploration of the Evolution, Motivations, and Effects.
9: Exploring Entrepreneurship and Innovation Scenarios in a Portuguese Hospitality Group.
10: Start-Ups and Spin-Offs in Biotechnology Sector in Poland: Business Models Analysis.
Internationalization and Social Innovation in the Public Sector and NGOs.
11: Comparison of Internationalization Degree of Public Higher Education Institutions in Portugal and Spain.
12: Internationalization of Polish Higher Education Within Knowledge Transfer and Innovation.
13: Understanding Social Innovation in the Context of Social Enterprises.
14: Innovation in Higher Education: The Experience of Socially Responsible Universities.
15: Innovation through Corporate Social Responsibility: Insights from Spain and Poland.
Internationalization, Entrepreneurship, and Innovation in Family Businesses and SMEs.
16: R&D Activities in Family Firms.
17: Can an Innovation Oriented Vision Statement Really Trigger Innovation in Small and Medium Sized Enterprises? Evidence from Turkey.
18: Internationalization Process of Innovative SMEs in Lebanon: An Analysis with a Conceptual Model.
Internationalization of Entrepreneurial Innovation: Trends and Challenges.
19: Innovation in Experiential Services: Trends and Challenges.
20: Determinants of Organizational Innovation: The Case of Portuguese Firms.
21: Organizational Innovation beyond Technology: The Internal Market Orientation.
22: Supply Chain Management: Identifying Innovative Suppliers.
23: Managing Intrapreneurial Employees in Internationalized Services: Challenges and Opportunities.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.