Academic entrepreneurship in Europe

This book advances our understanding of university spin-off creation and development in environments outside the high-tech clusters of the US. While there has been substantial university spin-off activity internationally in recent years, a number of major aspects are little understood. The authors a...

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Bibliographic Details
Corporate Author: Edward Elgar Publishing.
Other Authors: Wright, Mike, 1952-
Format: Electronic eBook
Published: Cheltenham ; Northampton, Mass. : Edward Elgar, c2007.
Online Access:https://www.elgaronline.com/view/9781845426484.xml
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Public policies to foster academic spin-offs
  • Types of spin-offs
  • Processes at the institutional level : incubation models
  • Processes at the firm level : phases and models of development
  • Entrepreneurial teams in spin-offs
  • Financial constraints and access to finance
  • Conclusions and policy implications.