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Studies on Entrepreneurship, Structural Change and Industrial Dynamics

Entrepreneurship and Family Business Vitality

Surviving and Flourishing in the Long Term

Editors: Saiz-Alvarez, Jose Manuel, Leitão, João, Palma-Ruiz, Jesús Manuel (Eds.)

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  • Provides unique case studies on survival of family businesses
  • Combines research streams of entrepreneurship, family businesses, and business strategy
  • Analyzes several current business risk scenarios and provides research-based recommendations
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In order to respond to economic globalization and increased competitive pressures, companies need innovative, efficient and effective management strategies. Accordingly, this book explores various scenarios faced by entrepreneurs and family businesses, and proposes strategies to tackle the challenges and seize opportunities to grow in a highly competitive environment. It underscores the importance of deploying vital strategies to survive and flourish in the long term, overcoming challenges, and capitalizing on opportunities in order to attain / maintain a competitive position. By presenting and integrating the latest insights and case studies on entrepreneurship, family businesses, and strategy research, the book provides concrete recommendations for effective business survival and growth.



About the authors

José Manuel Saiz-Álvarez is a full-time Research Professor at EGADE Business School, Monterrey Institute of Technology (Mexico) and Visiting Professor at the Catholic University of Santiago de Guayaquil (Ecuador), Autonomous University of Manizales (Colombia), and St Francis Xavier University of Chuquisaca (Bolivia). He is a member of the National System of Researchers of CONACYT (Mexico) and has been officially accredited in Spain by the National Spanish Agency for the Evaluation of Quality and Accreditation. Dr. Saiz-Alvarez was the Academic Director of the Doctorate in Business Sciences, specializing in entrepreneurship and family business, Nebrija University (Spain), where he supervised more than 70 doctoral theses of students from Europe and America. His work spans more than 200 publications across five languages, and includes research articles, monographs, and book chapters on the labor market, outsourcing, entrepreneurship, and family business. 
João Leitão holds a Habilitation in technological change and entrepreneurship; and a Ph.D. in economics, University of Beira Interior (Portugal). Since 1999, he is an Assistant Professor (tenured) in economics and entrepreneurship. He is also an associate researcher at the CEG-IST, University of Lisbon (Portugal), and external research fellow of the Multidisciplinary Business Institute, University of Salamanca (Spain). He is author and co-author of scientific books on benchmarking, clusters, cooperation networks, entrepreneurship, entrepreneurship education, innovation, competitiveness, public policies, and quality of life. His research work has been published in several indexed journals and Springer and Palgrave Macmillan books.
Jesus Manuel Palma-Ruiz is an Associate Professor at the School of International Economics of the Autonomous University of Chihuahua (Mexico). Dr. Palma has an international doctorate with Honors in business and entrepreneurial management with application to SMEs, entrepreneurship and family businesses from the University of Cantabria (Spain). He is a member of the National System of Researchers of CONACYT (Mexico). For more than 10 years, he has been a professor of business and entrepreneurship at Tecnologico de Monterrey (Mexico), collaborating in different programs including the "Eugenio Garza Lagüera" Entrepreneurship Institute, business incubators, family business consulting, and the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) Team in Mexico. 

Table of contents (16 chapters)

Table of contents (16 chapters)
  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship and Family Business Vitality

    Pages 1-5

    Saiz-Álvarez, José Manuel (et al.)

  • Between Reason and Emotion: Socioemotional Intelligence as a Non-tangible Resource for Strategy, Operation, and Sustainability for the Family Business

    Pages 9-25

    Barbery-Montoya, Danny Christian (et al.)

  • Small Family Firms and Strategies Coping the Economic Crisis: The Influence of Socio-emotional Wealth

    Pages 27-48

    Cesaroni, Francesca Maria (et al.)

  • Employees’ Change-Oriented and Proactive Behaviors in Small- and Medium-Sized Family Businesses

    Pages 49-64

    Spiess, Teresa (et al.)

  • Entrepreneurial Leadership Across Countries: The Role of Informal Institutions

    Pages 67-83

    Felix, Claudia (et al.)

Buy this book

eBook $109.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-030-15526-1
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $149.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-030-15525-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Entrepreneurship and Family Business Vitality
Book Subtitle
Surviving and Flourishing in the Long Term
Editors
  • Jose Manuel Saiz-Alvarez
  • João Leitão
  • Jesús Manuel Palma-Ruiz
Series Title
Studies on Entrepreneurship, Structural Change and Industrial Dynamics
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-15526-1
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-15526-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-15525-4
Series ISSN
2511-2023
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 347
Number of Illustrations
38 b/w illustrations
Topics