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A PROCESS MODEL OF ORGANIZATIONAL SPECIATION (INTERACTIVE PAPER)
We consider how new organizational forms originate, focusing on the role of powerless actors in industry emergence. This process “is pre-eminently a political phenomenon” (Stinchcombe, 1965). New organizational forms—a ...
Twelve Meditations on Venture Capital
(John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2010)
This paper reflects on the policy formation process in the burgeoning area of venture capital finance. An important question is raised as to why so little extant academic research, of both rigor and relevance, is employed ...
TOWARD A PROCESS MODEL OF VENTURE CAPITAL EMERGENCE: THE ROLE OF DIFFUSION (INTERACTIVE PAPER)
We consider how venture capital (VC) industries emerge in limited access orders (LAOs; North, Wallis, and Weingast, 2009), focusing on the role of diffusion. Rumelt (1987) suggested that VC emerges when entrepreneurial ...