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Building the base for cross national comparisons of ethnic entrepreneurship: Understanding Polish entrepreneurs in Western Australia
(34th ISBE Conference Sheffield, 2011-11-09)
The paper accounts for the nature of Polish entrepreneurial activity in Western Australia. First, it examines it through the deployment of Bourdieu’s ‘forms of capital’ model (1983) used in explaining the entrepreneurial ...
Forms of capital, intra-ethnic variation and Polish entrepreneurs in Leicester.
(Work, Employment and Society, 2011-03)
A study of 10 Polish entrepreneurs operating in Leicester, UK is reported in this article. The concepts of social, cultural and economic capital are used as the lens through which to explore the way the capital they ...
Methodological issues in studying hidden populations operating in informal economy.
In this paper the issues in studying hidden populations are discussed with particular focus on methodology used to investigate ethnic minority entrepreneurs who illegally run their businesses in the UK. In this paper, on ...
Breaking down the Family System: an analysis of the family stakeholders’ non-financial performance objectives
(11th annual IFERA World Family Business Conference, 2011-07)
It is widely accepted by family firm researchers that family firms make considerable efforts to achieve both financial and non-financial objectives. Through the lens of stakeholder theory (Freeman, 1984; Laplume et al. ...