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The geography of job creation in high-growth firms : the implications of ‘growing abroad’
(2016-03) - Journal article
In recent years there has been an upsurge of interest by policy makers in high growth firms (HGFs). Interest in these dynamic firms has primarily been driven by their prodigious ability to create new employment. Despite ...
Entrepreneurial acquisitions, open innovation and UK high growth SMEs
(2017) - Journal article
This paper examines the dynamics of entrepreneurial acquisitions undertaken by UK high growth small and medium enterprises (SMEs). While entrepreneurial acquisitions are increasingly deployed by SMEs, little is known about ...
Targeted support for high growth firms : theoretical constraints, unintended consequences and future policy challenges
(2016-08-15) - Journal article
High growth firms are now a major focus within enterprise policy. This paper provides a theoretically informed analysis of the rationale and effectiveness of targeted public sector support designed to support these firms. ...