The entrepreneur s mode of entry : Business takeover or new venture start ?

@inproceedings{Parker2006TheES,
  title={The entrepreneur s mode of entry : Business takeover or new venture start ?},
  author={Simon C. Parker and C. Mirjam van Praag},
  year={2006}
}
The Entrepreneur’s Mode of Entry: Business Takeover or New Venture Start * We analyse the decision to become an entrepreneur by either taking over an established business or starting a new venture from scratch. A model is developed which predicts how several individualand firm-specific characteristics influence entrepreneurs’ entry mode. The new venture creation mode is associated with higher levels of schooling and wealth, whereas managerial experience, new venture start-up capital… CONTINUE READING