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Academic entrepreneurship : university spinoffs and wealth creation / Scott Shane.

  • Shane, Scott, 1964-
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Cheltenham : Edward Elgar, 2004.

Physical description

335 pages ; 24 cm.


Why do university spinoffs matter? -- University spinoffs in historical perspective -- Variation in spinoff activities across institutions -- Environmental influences on spinoff activity -- The types of technology that lead to university spinoffs -- The industries where spinoffs occur -- The role of people in university spinoffs -- The process of spinoff company creation -- The process of spinoff development -- The financing of university spinoffs -- The performance of university spinoffs -- The problems with university spinoffs.

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (p. 311-321)


  • English

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    HC110.H53 2004S51a
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