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Small Business Economics

Small Business Economics 3/2020

Issue 3/2020

Special Issue: Effectuation and entrepreneurship theory: How effectuation relates to other concepts, models, and theories within entrepreneurship

Table of Contents ( 13 Articles )

23-02-2019 | Issue 3/2020

Effectual exchange: from entrepreneurship to the disciplines and beyond

Gry Agnete Alsos, Tommy Høyvarde Clausen, René Mauer, Stuart Read, Saras D. Sarasvathy

19-03-2019 | Issue 3/2020

A structured literature review and suggestions for future effectuation research

Denis A. Grégoire, Naïma Cherchem

26-02-2019 | Issue 3/2020

An empirical investigation of determinants of effectual and causal decision logics in online and high-tech start-up firms

Tobias Frese, Ingmar Geiger, Florian Dost

26-02-2019 | Issue 3/2020

How shared pre-start-up moments of transition and cognitions contextualize effectual and causal decisions in entrepreneurial teams

Anne Tryba, Denise Fletcher

28-02-2019 | Issue 3/2020

The measurement of effectuation: highlighting research tensions and opportunities for the future

Alexander McKelvie, Gaylen N. Chandler, Dawn R. DeTienne, Anette Johansson

21-05-2019 | Issue 3/2020

Effectuations, social bricolage and causation in the response to a natural disaster

Reed Nelson, Edmilson Lima

28-02-2019 | Issue 3/2020

Toward a theory of affordable loss

Richard A. Martina

09-03-2019 | Issue 3/2020

Strategic decision-making in SMEs: effectuation, causation, and the absence of strategy

Adrian Hauser, Fabian Eggers, Stefan Güldenberg

28-02-2019 | Issue 3/2020 Open Access

Comparing effectuation to discovery-driven planning, prescriptive entrepreneurship, business planning, lean startup, and design thinking

Yashar Mansoori, Martin Lackéus

20-02-2019 | Issue 3/2020

The rise of art movements: an effectual process model of Picasso’s and Braque’s give-and-take during the creation of Cubism (1908–1914)

Antoni Olive-Tomas, Susan S. Harmeling

02-03-2019 | Issue 3/2020

Configurations of effectuation, causation, and bricolage: implications for firm growth paths

Wenwen An, Charles-Clemens Rüling, Xin Zheng, Jianqi Zhang

26-02-2019 | Issue 3/2020

Effectual control orientation and innovation performance: clarifying implications in the corporate context

Sebastian Markus Szambelan, Yi Dragon Jiang

28-02-2019 | Issue 3/2020

Does practice make micro-entrepreneurs perfect? An investigation of expertise acquisition using effectuation and causation

Nadeera Ranabahu, Mary Barrett

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