Technological Entrepreneurship (Hc)

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Academics in business, management science, and marketing, from a variety of perspectives and theoretical approaches, analyze recent research in technological entrepreneurship. Contributions are presented in sections on notions of opportunity identification and value creation and the role played by venture capitalists in fostering innovation and value creation. Three case studies using the critical incident technique, process analysis, and a chronological approach illustrate concepts discussed. Phan teaches management and technology at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. There is no subject index. Annotation c. Book News, Inc.,Portland, OR
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Table of Contents

List of Contributors
Editor's Introduction
Pt. I The Context of Technological Entrepreneurship: Value Creation and Opportunity Recognition in Turbulent Environments
1 Strategic Value Creation 3
2 Entrepreneurs' Opportunities in Technology-Based Markets 17
3 Beyond the Boundaryless Organization: The Value of E-Commerce Technologies in Entrepreneurship Behavior 31
4 Tertiary Education and Entrepreneurial Intentions 55
5 Regional Innovation Resources for Environmental Management 83
Pt. II Venture Capital in Technological Entrepreneurship: Governance in Turbulent Environments
6 Allocation of Attention within Venture Capital Firms: A Queuing Network Model 101
7 Venture Capital Firms and the Monitoring of Entrepreneurial Firms: The Case of Japan 131
8 Venture Capital Firms Internationalization and Monitoring High Tech Entrepreneurship: The Case of India 149
Pt. III Case Studies in Technological Entrepreneurship: Managing in Turbulent Environments
9 Critical Incidents in High-Tech Start-ups: A Singapore Study 185
10 A Process Study of New Venture Creation at an Internet Start-up Company 205
11 From Flypaper to Globalization: Zobele Chemical Industries (1919-2001) 235
About the Contributors 261
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