Special Issue: Social Capital, Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Ecosystems

Authors

  • Léo-Paul Dana Montpellier Business School
  • Paola Demartini
  • Veland Ramadani South East European University
  • Giovanni Schiuma University of Basilicata

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.14596/pisb.369

Keywords:

Social Capital, Conviviality, Social Relationships, Migrant Entrepreneurship, Social Entrepreneurship

Abstract

The role of social capital in entrepreneurship has become an increasingly prominent topic in business literature, and the debate about pros and cons has become increasingly complex. In this special issue, we have looked for empirical and conceptual articles that could provide for a unique perspective on the role of social capital in the birth and the development of entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial ecosystems.
The selected contributions draw on diverse frameworks and methodological approaches as the authors have expertise in different disciplines (i.e., management, organisational studies, sociology), and the case studies focus on different geographical contexts such as Italy, China, UK, Indonesia and Poland. In detail, the papers scrutinise and challenge the existing studies on social capital with a focus on the following specific topics: i) social relationships, conviviality and social capital, ii) social capital and entrepreneurial success, iii) migrant entrepreneurship and iv) social entrepreneurship.

Author Biography

Léo-Paul Dana, Montpellier Business School

Dipartimento di Studi Aziendali

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Published

2019-12-30

How to Cite

Dana, L.-P., Demartini, P., Ramadani, V., & Schiuma, G. (2019). Special Issue: Social Capital, Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Ecosystems. Piccola Impresa / Small Business, (3). https://doi.org/10.14596/pisb.369

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