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Published: 12 March 2009

224 Pages


ISBN: 9780199563661

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Comparative Entrepreneurship

The UK, Japan, and the Shadow of Silicon Valley

D. Hugh Whittaker

  • Explores national differences in entrepreneurship
  • Brings together the field of Entrepreneurship with the perspectives of Varieties of Capitalism and Comparative Institutions
  • Focuses on the UK and Japan, countries associated with liberal market economies and coordinated market economies respectively, and the influence of Silicon Valley
  • Draws on two surveys and 25 case interviews in both the UK and Japan

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