Handbook of Research on Internationalization of Entrepreneurial Innovation in the Global Economy

Handbook of Research on Internationalization of Entrepreneurial Innovation in the Global Economy

Luísa Cagica Carvalho (Instituto Politécnico de Setúbal, Portugal & CEFAGE - Universidade de Évora, Portugal)
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Release Date: March, 2015|Copyright: © 2015 |Pages: 547|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-8216-0
ISBN13: 9781466682160|ISBN10: 1466682167|EISBN13: 9781466682177


Globalization demands the creation of new business approaches to achieve high levels of competitiveness. Cultural differences factor into policies as companies expand their businesses in different countries and seek to collaborate with international entrepreneurs.

The Handbook of Research on Internationalization of Entrepreneurial Innovation in the Global Economy brings together research on international business, entrepreneurship, and innovation in order to present a comprehensive publication for business professionals. This volume is an essential reference source for practitioners, academicians, researchers and upper-level students interested in learning about internationalization and innovation in a global market.

Topics Covered

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

  • Banking Industry
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Healthcare Organizations
  • Higher Education
  • National Culture
  • Small and Medium Sized Enterprises
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Tourism Sector
  • Venture-Capital Relationship

Reviews and Testimonials

Editor Luisa Cagica Carvalho presents students, academics, and professionals working in a wide variety of contexts with a collection of contemporary research on innovation, international business, and entrepreneurship designed to illuminate the impact of ongoing globalization on contemporary international business practices. The editor has organized the twenty-three contributions that make up the main body of the text in five parts devoted to trends and challenges in the internationalization of entrepreneurial innovation, internationalization, entrepreneurship, and innovation in family business and SMEs, in the public sector and NGOs, sector studies in internationalization and entrepreneurial innovation, and macroeconomic studies, policy, and culture.

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Luisa Cagica Carvalho has held a PhD in Management in University of Évora, Portugal. Professor of Management on Department of Management and Social Sciences, Open University, Lisbon (Universidade Aberta), Portugal. Guest professor in international universities teaches in courses of master and PhDs programs. Researcher at CEFAGE (Center for Advanced Studies in Management and Economics), University of Evora, Portugal. Author of several publications in national and international journals, books, and book chapters.