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Entrepreneurial characteristics in Switzerland and the UK: A comparative study of techno-entrepreneurs

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  • Kayhan Tajeddini

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  • Stephen Mueller

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Journal of International Entrepreneurship.

    Volume (Year): 7 (2009)
    Issue (Month): 1 (March)
    Pages: 1-25

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:jinten:v:7:y:2009:i:1:p:1-25

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    Keywords: Swiss techno-entrepreneur; Risk taking; Confidence; Ambiguity; Innovativeness; Achievement; Autonomy; Locus of control;

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    Cited by:
    1. Jones, Marian V. & Coviello, Nicole & Tang, Yee Kwan, 2011. "International Entrepreneurship research (1989–2009): A domain ontology and thematic analysis," Journal of Business Venturing, Elsevier, vol. 26(6), pages 632-659.
    2. Tobias Kollmann & Julia Christofor, 2014. "International entrepreneurship in the network economy: Internationalization propensity and the role of entrepreneurial orientation," Journal of International Entrepreneurship, Springer, vol. 12(1), pages 43-66, March.
    3. Christophe Estay & François Durrieu & Manzoom Akhter, 2013. "Entrepreneurship: From motivation to start-up," Journal of International Entrepreneurship, Springer, vol. 11(3), pages 243-267, September.

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