Network embeddedness in the internationalization of biotechnology entrepreneurs

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Leppäaho, Tanja; Chetty, Sylvie; Dimitratos, Pavlos;
  • Publisher: Taylor and Francis
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1080/08985626.2017.1408697
  • Subject: internationalization | Företagsekonomi | biotechnology | embeddedness | context | Entrepreneurship | networking | Business Administration

This study investigates how entrepreneurs of biotech enterprises embed in domestic and international networks so as to internationalize. We advance a contextual framework of embeddedness of internationalizing entrepreneurs, providing a contribution (i) by synthesizing a... View more
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