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We are very proud of our own Dr Nick Williams, who has just had two new books published in July. The first, ‘Entrepreneurship and Institutions: The causes and consequences of institutional asymmetry’, to be published by Rowman & Littlefield and co-authored with Professor Colin Williams and Professor Tim Vorley at the University of Sheffield, focuses…
Brian Baillie, ‎Student Business and Incubation Manager at SPARK, recently visited South Korea to present and chair a panel on Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the Asian Universities Summit 2017, hosted by the Times Higher Education, and held at the University of Ulsan. The panel consisted of Vice Chancellors and senior management of some of the…
We love our end of term photos of the 2016-17 MSc Enterprise cohort! Of course it is always that sunny in Leeds… 🙂 We’ve been publishing stories about their activities throughout the year but to bring everything together, here is a selection of some of our activities over the year: We finished 2016 with visits…
Dr Isla Kapasi, Assistant Professor in Enterprise for CEES, along with fellow researcher Professor Laura Galloway, Dean of the University (Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences) and Professor of Business and Enterprise at Heriot-Watt University, has been awarded £7,800 from the BA/Leverhulme Small Grant Fund. The title of the study is “Why the poor outcomes? An…
Dr Nick Williams, Associate Professor in Enterprise for CEES, along with his co-author Professor Tim Vorley at the University of Sheffield, has been awarded Best Overall Paper 2016 by the International Small Business Journal. The paper is titled “Between petty corruption and criminal extortion: How entrepreneurs in Bulgaria and Romania operate within a devil’s circle”…
Dr Richard Tunstall was invited to give a lecture at the School of Public Administration at the University of International Business and Economics in Beijing.