At the crossroads. Management and business history in entrepreneurship research



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Gil López, Agueda and Zozimo, Ricardo and San Román López, Elena and Jack, Sarah L. (2016) At the crossroads. Management and business history in entrepreneurship research. Journal of Evolutionary Studies in Business, 2 (1). pp. 156-200. ISSN 2385-7137

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Recent calls for a historic turn in organization studies offer the opportunity to relaunch dialogue between management and business history research. Focusing on the specific domain of entrepreneurship research, this article illustrates the potential of mutual contributions from management and business history. In doing so, it highlights how historical approaches strongly influenced the early theoretical developments within entrepreneurship and demonstrates the potential to contribute to future scholarly debates. In sum, this article brings closer together business history and management studies stressing that their different perspectives and approaches are very valuable to enriching entrepreneurship research.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Business History; Management; Entrepreneurship; Literature Review; Historic Turn.
Subjects:Social sciences > Economics > Business enterprises
Social sciences > Economics > Economic history
ID Code:59508
Deposited On:16 Mar 2020 10:15
Last Modified:16 Mar 2020 13:53

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