Written by a team of leading international scholars, this new book treats entrepreneurship as an ever-evolving social phenomenon, and explores the recent trends that impact it, such as:
- disruptive technologies;
- the rise of the 'gig' economy and;
- the growing importance of community-based and social entrepreneurship.
Including a mixture of case studies, examples, consideration of policy issues and exercises, this text provides practical perspectives of Entrepreneurship in support of key theory, while discussion questions, suggested reading and assignments help situate and test understanding.
Chapter 1: Entrepreneurship: A Contemporary Approach
Chapter 2: Entrepreneurship Practice: A Global Perspective
Chapter 3: Diversity and Ethnic Minority Entrepreneurship
Chapter 4: Social entrepreneurship: Methods of, and challenges in, catalysing positive social change
Chapter 5: Resources for Entrepreneurship
Chapter 6: Finance for Entrepreneurship
Chapter 7: Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Chapter 8: Corporate Entrepreneurship
Chapter 9: Ethics and sustainability in business / for entrepreneurship
Chapter 10: Internationalization and Entrepreneurship
Chapter 11: Business Models and Entrepreneurship