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Entrepreneurship, a new perspective, Thomas Grebel

The entrepreneur has been neglected over the years in formal economic theorizing. Previously there has been only eclectic theories such as human capital theory and network dynamics which discuss certain perspectives of entrepreneurial behaviour. This insightful book closes this gap in entrepreneurship literature. Inspired by modern physics, author Thomas Grebel brings together an evolutionary methodology, along the way implicating quantum, graph, and percolation theory. Here, Grebel has provided a synthesis of all the main theories of entrepreneurship. Taking an interdisciplinary a
Table Of Contents
Book Cover; Half-Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Figures; Plan of Book; Acknowledgments; List of Symbols; 1. A Historical Sketch of the Research on Entrepreneurship; 2. The Neoclassical Era; 3. The Austrian School; 4. Synthesis and Summary; 5. Evolutionary Economics; 6. Synthesis of Evolutionary Ideas; 7. Point of Departure; 8. The Homo agens in a Socio-Economic Context; 9. The Model; 10. Conclusions and Prospects; Appendix; A Quantum Theory; B Percolation; C Social Networks; D Basic Entrepreneurship Model; Bibliography; Index
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non fiction
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1 online resource (198 p.)
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