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Family firms: A research agenda and publication guide

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  • Wright, Mike
  • Kellermanns, Franz W.

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This paper develops a framework for future family firm research based on the types of family entrepreneurs, process of opportunity recognition, type of organization, environment and interactions among the aforementioned elements. In addition, future research on both economic and non-economic outcome variables is discussed. We conclude with a discussion intended to help facilitating family firm publications.

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  • Wright, Mike & Kellermanns, Franz W., 2011. "Family firms: A research agenda and publication guide," Journal of Family Business Strategy, Elsevier, vol. 2(4), pages 187-198.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:fambus:v:2:y:2011:i:4:p:187-198
    DOI: 10.1016/j.jfbs.2011.10.002
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