Introduction to the Special Issue Based on the RENT XIII Conference

Introduction to the Special Issue Based on the RENT XIII Conference Introduction to the Special Issue Anna Watson Based on the RENT XIII Conference David A. Kirby This special issue of Small Business Economics Team Venture Success’ by Thomas Lechler. brings together some of the best papers submitted Awarded the prize for the best paper at the to the Research in Entrepreneurship and Small conference, the article introduces the concept of Business (RENT) XIII Annual Workshop, held in social interaction, drawing on the concept from London in November 1999. The papers for this team research and particularly from research into issue were selected by a panel of reviewers from innovation teams within the field of organisational 55 papers given by scholars from 26 countries. behaviour theory. Many studies considering the The panel was asked to referee the papers influence of the entrepreneur on business success according to their originality, robustness of see the entrepreneur as a single person. Often this methodology and their contribution to knowledge, is not the case, as Lechler points out. For example, with an emphasis on trying to encourage those in Germany there is a median of 2.2 entrepreneurs new to research. The resulting seven articles cover per new high-tech venture. The article focuses, a wide Small Business Economics Springer Journals

Introduction to the Special Issue Based on the RENT XIII Conference

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Business and Management; Management; Microeconomics; Entrepreneurship; Industrial Organization
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