Entrepreneurship, Self-Employment and Retirement

  • Natalie Sappleton
  • Fernando Lourenço

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Tami Gurley-Calvez, Kandice A. Kapinos, Donald Bruce
    Pages 11-41
  3. Thomas Wainwright, Ewald Kibler, Teemu Kautonen, Robert Blackburn
    Pages 42-66
  4. Margaret Patrickson, Alison Say, Leonie Hallo
    Pages 134-159
  5. Erno T. Tornikoski, Anmari Viljamaa, Elina Varamäki
    Pages 187-208
  6. Stefan Hochguertel
    Pages 209-258
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 259-261

About this book


This book presents a collection of nine studies which contribute to a more robust and richer understanding of entrepreneurship, self-employment and retirement in a diversity of settings, including the Netherlands, Canada, the United Kingdom, Singapore and the US, by drawing on both qualitative and quantitative data.


business Diversity entrepreneur Entrepreneurs entrepreneurship mentoring small business

Editors and affiliations

  • Natalie Sappleton
    • 1
  • Fernando Lourenço
    • 2
  1. 1.Manchester Metropolitan UniversityUK
  2. 2.Institute for Tourism StudiesChina

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137398390
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Business & Management Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-48532-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-39839-0
  • About this book
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