The theory of the entrepreneur: from heroic to socialised entrepreneurship

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Sophie Boutillier; Dimitri Uzunidis;
(2014)
  • Journal: Journal of Innovation Economics & Management,volume n°14,issue 2,pages9-40
  • Subject: entrepreneur, innovation, innovator, technical progress, complexity

Is the entrepreneur an innovator or simply an economic agent who creates his own job? The response varies according to the historical context. In a context of economic growth, the entrepreneur is for the majority of economists an innovator but in periods of crisis, he i... View more
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