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Innovation in family firms and SMEs: distinctive features and research challenges

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Innovation in family firms and SMEs : distinctive features and research challenges. / De Massis, Alfredo Vittorio; Rovelli, Paola.

Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Education: Frontiers in European Entrepreneurship Research. ed. / Ulla Hytti; Robert Blackburn; Eddy Laveren. Cheltenham : Edward Elgar, 2018. p. 17-23 (Frontiers in European Entrepreneurship ).

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Harvard

De Massis, AV & Rovelli, P 2018, Innovation in family firms and SMEs: distinctive features and research challenges. in U Hytti, R Blackburn & E Laveren (eds), Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Education: Frontiers in European Entrepreneurship Research. Frontiers in European Entrepreneurship , Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, pp. 17-23. https://doi.org/10.4337/9781788972307.00009

APA

De Massis, A. V., & Rovelli, P. (2018). Innovation in family firms and SMEs: distinctive features and research challenges. In U. Hytti, R. Blackburn, & E. Laveren (Eds.), Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Education: Frontiers in European Entrepreneurship Research (pp. 17-23). (Frontiers in European Entrepreneurship ). Edward Elgar. https://doi.org/10.4337/9781788972307.00009

Vancouver

De Massis AV, Rovelli P. Innovation in family firms and SMEs: distinctive features and research challenges. In Hytti U, Blackburn R, Laveren E, editors, Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Education: Frontiers in European Entrepreneurship Research. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar. 2018. p. 17-23. (Frontiers in European Entrepreneurship ). https://doi.org/10.4337/9781788972307.00009

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De Massis, Alfredo Vittorio ; Rovelli, Paola. / Innovation in family firms and SMEs : distinctive features and research challenges. Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Education: Frontiers in European Entrepreneurship Research. editor / Ulla Hytti ; Robert Blackburn ; Eddy Laveren. Cheltenham : Edward Elgar, 2018. pp. 17-23 (Frontiers in European Entrepreneurship ).

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