Category Archives: Research

Institutional Effectuation

Last week, I attended a conference in Dar es Salaam on institutional design for economic development. The conference was organized by REPOA, one of the leading think tanks of Sub Sahara Africa. Since John Magufuli rules Tanzania with a bombardement of institutional reforms, the effects of institutional reform has become very actual in the streets of Dar and beyond. Most […]

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Call For Papers

Special Issue of Small Business Economics: An Entrepreneurship Journal Entrepreneurial Ecosystems Guest Editors: Allan O’Connor, Entrepreneurship, Commercialisation and Innovation Centre, The University of Adelaide, (allan.oconnor@adelaide.edu.au) Erik Stam, Chair of Strategy, Organization and Entrepreneurship, Utrecht University School of Economics (U.S.E.) & Utrecht Center for Entrepreneurship (e.stam@uu.nl) Zoltan J. Acs, Department of Management, London School of Economics and Political Science (z.j.acs@lse.ac.uk) David […]

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Review on Entrepreneurial Ecosystems

Entrepreneurial Ecosystems and Regional Policy: A Sympathetic Critique European Planning Studies Full Paper Pdf Erik Stam ABSTRACT Regional policies for entrepreneurship are currently going through a transition from increasing the quantity of entrepreneurship to increasing the quality of entrepreneurship. The next step will be the transition from entrepreneurship policy towards policy for an entrepreneurial economy. The entrepreneurial ecosystem approach has […]

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