Lessons from Community Entrepreneurship: The Concept of Spawning
AbstractCapital-constrained cooperatives are being challenged by producer-members to provide vertical integration opportunities. We find evidence producer groups are utilizing an investment strategy described as spawning. Producer-investors familiar with a particular organizational form and who have developed joint investment networks were more apt to invest in newly spawned ventures.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by University of Missouri Columbia, Department of Agricultural Economics in its series Working Papers with number 92629.
Date of creation: Aug 2009
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Spawning; Collective Entrepreneurship; Cooperative Development; Community/Rural/Urban Development;
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