Fly Away From the Nest? A Configurational Analysis of Family Embeddedness and Individual Attributes in the Entrepreneurial Entry Decision by Next-Generation Members

@article{Pittino2018FlyAF,
  title={Fly Away From the Nest? A Configurational Analysis of Family Embeddedness and Individual Attributes in the Entrepreneurial Entry Decision by Next-Generation Members},
  author={D. Pittino and F. Visintin and G. Lauto},
  journal={Family Business Review},
  year={2018},
  volume={31},
  pages={271 - 294}
}
  • D. Pittino, F. Visintin, G. Lauto
  • Published 2018
  • Business
  • Family Business Review
  • This study aims to determine how family embeddedness conditions combine with the goals and attributes of individuals with a family business background to engender to two patterns of entrepreneurship: succession in the family business and foundation of a new venture. Our empirical study is conducted using 169 cases of entrepreneurs operating in Italy. Inductively building on the configurations derived from the analysis, we suggest a series of theoretical propositions focusing on family… CONTINUE READING
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