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Developments in Chinese Entrepreneurship

Key Issues and Challenges

  • Editors
  • Douglas Cumming
  • Michael Firth
  • Wenxuan Hou
  • Edward Lee

About this book


Developments in Chinese Entrepreneurship offers empirical evidence from cutting-edge research into the experiences and challenges of entrepreneurial activities and small business issues within China. As a leading emerging country, the entrepreneurial landscape in China provides useful insight for other developing economies in the areas of: Entrepreneurial finance The role of venture capital and angel finance in new venture development The influence of family dynamics on small business management The impact of prevailing local institutional norms and barriers on small business management Innovation, R&D, and entrepreneurial strategies The impact of government policy on small business management Survival and growth strategies for small businesses


entrepreneurs in China growth of the private sector private equity venture capital business China corporate social responsibility development entrepreneur Entrepreneurs Entrepreneurship foreign direct investment innovation small business

About the authors

David Ahlstrom, The Chinese University of Hong Kong Zhujun Ding, Tongji University, China Alex Newman, Monash University, Australia Yanyan Gao, Southeast University, China Jinghuai Zheng, Nanjing University, China Mingzhi Liu, University of Manitoba, Canada Yulin Shi, University of Manitoba, Canada Zhenyu Wu, University of Manitoba, Canada Hongyan Yang, Hong Kong Polytechnic University Ting Ren, Peking University, China Massimiliano Sassone, Independent, China Chenglong Zhang, Hubei Engineering University, China Shasha Wu, China Development Bank Hongyan Yang, Hong Kong Polytechnic University

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