Entrepreneurial Research

We dive deep into small businesses and large corporations to discover what works, what doesn't, and how it can help you achieve even greater success.

Rodney D'Souza

Rodney D'Souza

Managing Director, Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Davis Family Entrepreneur-in-Residence

Research Articles

  • Starting Early: The Impact of Experience Based Education on Entrepreneurial Intentions of High School Students Journal of Higher Education Theory and Practice
  • Early influences and entrepreneurial intent: Examining the roles of education, experience, and advice networks. Journal of Small Business Strategy
  • Links between learning speed and opportunity recognition. Annals of Entrepreneurship Education and Pedagogy
  • Back to the Future: Adaptation and Precognition in Venture Capital. Small Business Institute Journal
  • Entrepreneurial Self-Efficacy, Intent and Intensity: Does Experiential Training Enhance or Inhibit Predisposition? Journal of Developmental Entrepreneurship
  • Entrepreneurial Capital: Examining Linkages in Human and Social Capital of New Ventures Journal of Developmental Entrepreneurship
  • The Dynamics of Entrepreneurial Entry and Firm Performance of First Career and Second Career Entrepreneurs as Mediated by Prior Knowledge Southern Journal of Entrepreneurship
Keith Hmieleski

Keith Hmieleski

Academic Director, Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Robert and Edith Schumacher Executive Faculty Fellow in Innovation and Technology

Books

  • Essentials of Entrepreneurship: Changing the World One Idea at a Time

Research Articles

  • Funders' Positive Affective Reactions to Entrepreneurs' Crowdfunding Pitches: The Influence of Perceived Creativity and Entrepreneurial Passion, Journal of Business Venturing
  • The Psychological Foundations of University Science Commercialization: A Review of the Literature and Directions for Future Research, Academy of Management Perspectives
  • Why Entrepreneurs Often Experience Low, Not High, Levels of Stress: The Joint Effects of Selection and Psychological Capital, Journal of Management
  • The Dark Triad and Nascent Entrepreneurship: An Examination of Unproductive Versus Productive Entrepreneurial Motives, Journal of Small Business Management
  • The Interacting Effects of Environment Uncertainty, Shared Humor and Entrepreneurial Team-Efficacy, Academy of Management Best Paper Proceedings
  • Differences in the Outcomes of Work and Family Conflict Between Family- and Non-Family Businesses: An Examination of Founding CEOs, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice
  • Integrating Discovery and Creation Perspectives of Entrepreneurial Action: The Relative Roles of Founding CEO Human Capital, Social Capital, and Psychological Capital in Contexts of Risk Versus Uncertainty, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal
  • Honoring the Entrepreneurial Journey: A Strengths-Based Approach to the Undergraduate Entrepreneurship Program at TCU, Annals in Entrepreneurship Education
  • Entrepreneurs' Improvisational Behavior and Firm Performance: A Study of Dispositional and Environmental Moderators, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal
  • New Venture Teams: A Review of the Literature and Framework for Future Research, Journal of Management
Michael Hitt

Michael Hitt

Distinguished Research Fellow, Entrepreneurship

Books

  • Organizational Behavior
  • Strategic Management Competitiveness and Globalization
  • The Oxford Handbook of Strategy Implementation

Research Articles

  • Orchestrating Boundaries: The Effect of R&D Boundary Permeability on New Venture Growth, Journal of New Business Venturing
  • International Expansion of Family Firms: The Moderating Role of External Capital Availability and Internal Financial Slack, Asia Pacific Journal of Management
  • CEO Overpayment and Underpayment: Executives, Governance and Institutions, Management Research: The Journal of the Iberoamerican Academy of Management
  • Firm Resources, Governmental Power and Privatization, Journal of Management
  • When More is Not Enough: Executive Greed and its Influence on Shareholder Wealth, Journal of Management
  • Rivals' Reactions to Mergers and Acquisitions, Strategic Organization
  • A Service Perspective for Human Capital Resources: A Critical Base for Strategy Implementation , Academy of Management Perspectives
  • Strategic Entrepreneurship and the SEJ: Development and Current Progress, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal
  • Why Is Family Firms’ Internationalization Unique?Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice
  • Resource Orchestration for Innovation: Structuring and Bundling Resources in Growth- and Maturity-Stage Firms, Long-Range Planning
Bruton Garry

Garry Bruton

Professor of Entrepreneurship

Books

  • Entrepreneurship: The Art, Science, and Process for Success
  • The Management of Technology & Innovation: A Strategic Approach

Research Articles

  • Shifting the Paradigm for Entrepreneurship, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice
  • Dysfunctional Competition & Innovation Strategy of New Ventures as They Mature, Journal of Business Research
  • Global Value Chains in Africa and Development of Opportunities by Poor Landholders, Review of Social Economy Review of Social Economy
  • Market Orientation, Growth Strategy, and Firm Performance: The Moderating Roles of External Connections, Management and Organization Review
  • Entrepreneurial Opportunities and Poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Review and Agenda for the Future , Africa Journal of Management
  • Informal Entrepreneurship and Industry Conditions, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice
    Entrepreneurship Research in Asia: What We Know and Where We Move in the Future, Journal of Industrial Integration and Management
  • Competitor Concentration, Networking, and Customer Acceptance: The Case of Small Firms in Vietnam
    Asia Pacific Journal of Marketing and Logistics
  • Global Value Chains in Africa and Development of Opportunities by Poor Landholders
    Review of Social Economy
Aaron Anglin

Aaron Anglin

Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship

Research Articles

  • An Archival Approach to Measuring Family Influence: An Organizational Identity Perspective, Family Business Review
  • Venture Capital, Corporate Venture Capital, Angel Investment, Crowdfunding and Accelerators: A Review and Roadmap of Entrepreneurial Equity Financing Research, Journal of Management