Examining the Role of Entrepreneurial Universities in Regional Development

Examining the Role of Entrepreneurial Universities in Regional Development

Ana Dias Daniel (University of Aveiro, Portugal), Aurora A.C. Teixeira (Universidade do Porto, Portugal) and Miguel Torres Preto (Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal)
Projected Release Date: September, 2019|Copyright: © 2020 |Pages: 325
ISBN13: 9781799801740|ISBN10: 1799801748|EISBN13: 9781799801764|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-7998-0174-0

Description

Universities are becoming more entrepreneurial, and for local communities and companies, this has increased their economic standings tenfold. However, the competitiveness of developing economies thanks to these financially focused institutions has likewise increased.

Examining the Role of Entrepreneurial Universities in Regional Development provides emerging research exploring how universities foster and support entrepreneurship and the development of a more entrepreneurial organization and highlights the importance of this process for local communities and companies. Featuring coverage on a broad range of topics such as institutional entrepreneurship, public management, and economic contribution, this book is ideally designed for university presidents, provosts, rectors, chancellors, board members, managers, business professionals, policymakers, academicians, students, and researchers.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Business Performance
  • Business Policy
  • Economic Contribution
  • Economic Theory
  • Emerging Economies
  • Institutional Entrepreneurship
  • Knowledge Transfer
  • Local Government
  • Public Management
  • Sector Management

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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