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International entrepreneurship and growth

International entrepreneurship and growth

Tran, Yen and Batas, Spiros (2015) International entrepreneurship and growth. In: Arshed, Norin and Danson, Mike, (eds.) Enterprise: Concepts and Issues. Goodfellow Publishers. ISBN 978-1910158760 (doi:

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Globalization allows not only the international expansion of multi-national companies (MNCs) but also the growing success of early internationalizing firms, who go global and succeed in multiple foreign markets at birth or early in their operation as part of their early growth strategy. This chapter focuses on these early internationalising firms and will help you understand how these firms excel with their performance in competitive global markets. You should then be able to:
Understand the globalization influences, the emergence of early internationalized firms; Understand and explain the theoretical foundation of international entrepreneurship; Identify different motivations for international entrepreneurs; Examine the characteristics and traits of an international entrepreneur; Build international entrepreneurial capabilities for starting and growing an international venture.

Item Type: Book Section
Additional Information: Chapter 9.
Uncontrolled Keywords: International Entrepreneurship, start-ups
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
Faculty / School / Research Centre / Research Group: Faculty of Business
Faculty of Business > Department of International Business & Economics
Last Modified: 05 Feb 2019 15:30

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