Cultural and Creative Entrepreneurship as Drivers for Change and Development
  • Harald Pechlaner
  • Elisa Innerhofer
  • Elena Borin
Part of the FGF Studies in Small Business and Entrepreneurship book series (FGFS)


Cultural and creative industries have been recently affected by the broader economic, social and structural changes that are influencing not only the academic debate around cultural and creative industries but also their governance and management models. The aim of this book is to investigate how economic, social, and structural changes affect entrepreneurship in the cultural and creative industries through a multi-disciplinary perspective. The volume presents an interdisciplinary approach to this theme, including contributions from entrepreneurship and its management, regional and destination management and development, sociology, psychology, innovative sectors, and the creative industries. The presented contributions will focus on an analysis of individuals/entrepreneurs from the creative industries and analyses of cultural organizations, artistic initiatives, businesses, and regions and destinations. Contributions will be research-based, practice-based or a combination of both.


Culture Creative industries Entrepreneurship Change Regional development 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Harald Pechlaner
    • 1
  • Elisa Innerhofer
    • 2
  • Elena Borin
    • 3
  1. 1.Catholic University of Eichstätt-IngolstadtEichstättGermany
  2. 2.Center for Advanced Studies, Eurac ResearchBolzano-BozenItaly
  3. 3.CEREN, EA 7477, Burgundy School of Business—Université Bourgogne Franche ComtéDijonFrance

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