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Understanding entrepreneurial family businesses in uncertain environments : opportunities and resources in Latin America

Author: Mattias Nordqvist; Global STEP Project.
Publisher: Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, ©2011.
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This thorough volume describes and analyzes entrepreneurial family businesses in Latin American countries. The research presented here has been conducted within the Global STEP (Successful Transgenerational Entrepreneurship Practices) Project. Dealing with some of the most important opportunities and challenges that Latin American family businesses face, particular attention is given to the uncertainty that  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Understanding entrepreneurial family businesses in uncertain environments.
Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, ©2011
(OCoLC)751804581
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mattias Nordqvist; Global STEP Project.
ISBN: 9781849804738 1849804737
OCLC Number: 772844876
Notes: "In association with the Global STEP Project."
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 303 pages) : illustrations
Contents: 1. Understanding entrepreneurial family businesses in uncertain environments: the case of Latin America --
2. Hostile environments and entrepreneurial orientation: a study of Venezuelan family firms --
3. The influence of culture on governance, innovativeness and knowledge generation in Brazilian family businesses --
4. Governance structures and entrepreneurial performance in family firms: an exploratory study of Latin American family firms --
5. Appeasement entrepreneurship: family conflict as a source of new business opportunities --
6. Entrepreneurship in transgenerational processes by means of social capital --
7. Knowledge integration in Latin American family firms --
8. The role of tacit knowledge in the identification of entrepreneurial opportunities: a study of family-controlled businesses --
9. Transgenerational issues in the financing of entrepreneurial family firms --
10. When the new employee is not just another newcomer: communication during the entrance of new generations into the family business --
Index.
Responsibility: edited by Mattias Nordqvist [and others].

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