International Journal of Gender and Entrepreneurship


Enterprise and Innovation

Table Of Contents: Volume 6 Issue 2

Exploring future research agendas in the field of gender and entrepreneurship

Susan Marlow

The purpose of this paper is to explore future research agendas in the field of gender and entrepreneurship by outlining a critical overview of the current theorising…

Female and male risk aversion

Alexander Rad, Darush Yazdanfar, Peter Öhman

The aim of the paper is to analyse female and male loan officers' (LOs) risk aversion as they assess different types of small- and medium-sized enterprises' (SMEs) loan…

Difficulties facing women entrepreneurs in Israel: a social stratification approach

Sibylle Heilbrunn, Khaled Abu-Asbeh, Muhammed Abu Nasra

The purpose of this article is to explore the difficulties facing entrepreneurs in three groups of women in Israel: immigrant women from the Former Soviet Union (FSU)…

A gender perspective as trigger and facilitator of innovation

Anna Fogelberg Eriksson

The purpose of this paper is to explore whether a gender perspective contributes to or functions as a driving force for innovations in organizations. The following…

Entrepreneurial growth strategies: the female touch

Kristin Reichborn-Kjennerud, Helge Svare

Research on entrepreneurship has documented differences in male and female entrepreneurs' growth ambitions. It has sometimes been criticized for disregarding important…

Do gender-related differences exist in Spanish entrepreneurial activities?

Federico Pablo-Martí, Antonio García-Tabuenca, José Luis Crespo-Espert

Academic research has endeavoured to understand women's behaviours in entrepreneurial activity, identifying the differences when compared to men. The main topics analysed…



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