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Legitimacy and Liability of Newness in New Venture Creation

Fuladianpour Dahl, Pedram LU (2012) ENTN09 20121
Department of Business Administration
Abstract (Swedish)
Reflecting on the theoretical as well as the practical learning outcomes of the Masters Program in Entrepreneurship: New Venture Creation, the following paper aims to examine the concepts of liabilities of newness and legitimacy and their bearing on emerging entrepreneurs as well as experienced entrepreneur crossing over to new fields of business. The paper will discuss some of the findings in entrepreneurship theories, while referring to studies in social sciences to contrast those theories and to add dimension to personal experiences relating to the topic of the essay. The main focus of the paper is to shift away from the macro conditions of firm creation and examine categories of human behaviour in order to find the intersecting point... (More)
Reflecting on the theoretical as well as the practical learning outcomes of the Masters Program in Entrepreneurship: New Venture Creation, the following paper aims to examine the concepts of liabilities of newness and legitimacy and their bearing on emerging entrepreneurs as well as experienced entrepreneur crossing over to new fields of business. The paper will discuss some of the findings in entrepreneurship theories, while referring to studies in social sciences to contrast those theories and to add dimension to personal experiences relating to the topic of the essay. The main focus of the paper is to shift away from the macro conditions of firm creation and examine categories of human behaviour in order to find the intersecting point between liability of newness and legitimacy. As a conclusion, some possible remedies and strategies to alleviate liabilities of newness will be discussed. (Less)
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author
Fuladianpour Dahl, Pedram LU
supervisor
organization
course
ENTN09 20121
year
type
H1 - Master's Degree (One Year)
subject
keywords
Legitimacy, Liability of Newness, Entrepreneurship, New Firms, Social Capital, Social Cognition, Business Relationships.
language
English
id
3051040
date added to LUP
2012-12-18 11:55:35
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2012-12-18 11:55:35
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  abstract     = {Reflecting on the theoretical as well as the practical learning outcomes of the Masters Program in Entrepreneurship: New Venture Creation, the following paper aims to examine the concepts of liabilities of newness and legitimacy and their bearing on emerging entrepreneurs as well as experienced entrepreneur crossing over to new fields of business. The paper will discuss some of the findings in entrepreneurship theories, while referring to studies in social sciences to contrast those theories and to add dimension to personal experiences relating to the topic of the essay. The main focus of the paper is to shift away from the macro conditions of firm creation and examine categories of human behaviour in order to find the intersecting point between liability of newness and legitimacy. As a conclusion, some possible remedies and strategies to alleviate liabilities of newness will be discussed.},
  author       = {Fuladianpour Dahl, Pedram},
  keyword      = {Legitimacy,Liability of Newness,Entrepreneurship,New Firms,Social Capital,Social Cognition,Business Relationships.},
  language     = {eng},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {Legitimacy and Liability of Newness in New Venture Creation},
  year         = {2012},
}