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The world is your oyster: The effects of knowledge, human capital, technology and entry timing on international growth (2016)
Journal Article
Cowling, M., Liu, W., & Zhang, N. (2016). The world is your oyster: The effects of knowledge, human capital, technology and entry timing on international growth

We draw on elements of several established theories of internationalization to provide a framework for exploring international market entry and scale of entry measured by number of foreign markets entered for a sample of young, high-tech, firms from... Read More about The world is your oyster: The effects of knowledge, human capital, technology and entry timing on international growth.

UK credit and discouragement during the GFC (2016)
Journal Article
Minniti, M., Cowling, M., Liu, W., Minniti, M., & Zhang, N. (2016). UK credit and discouragement during the GFC. Small Business Economics, 47(4), 1049-1074. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11187-016-9745-6

© 2016, Springer Science+Business Media New York. The availability of credit to entrepreneurs with good investment opportunities is an important facilitator of economic growth. Under normal economic conditions, most entrepreneurs who requested loans... Read More about UK credit and discouragement during the GFC.

Access to bank finance for UK SMEs in the wake of the recent financial crisis (2016)
Journal Article
Cowling, M., Liu, W., & Zhang, N. (2016). Access to bank finance for UK SMEs in the wake of the recent financial crisis. International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behavior and Research, 22(6), 903-932. https://doi.org/10.1108/IJEBR-06-2015-0126

© 2016, © Emerald Group Publishing Limited. Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to investigate how entrepreneurs demand for external finance changed as the economy continued to be mired in its third and fourth years of the global financial crisis (... Read More about Access to bank finance for UK SMEs in the wake of the recent financial crisis.