Family Business Studies
An Annotated Bibliography
Alfredo De Massis, Chair of Entrepreneurship and Family Business, Director of the Centre for Family Business, IEED, Lancaster University Management School, UK and Chairman of STEP European Leadership Council, Chair Family Business Strategic Interest Group European Academy of Management (EURAM), Institute for Family Business Research Foundation, University of Bergamo, Italy, Pramodita Sharma, Sanders Professor for Family Business, University of Vermont and Global Director, STEP Project, Babson College, US, Jess H. Chua, Professor of Finance and Family Business Governance, University of Calgary, Canada and Zhejiang University, China, and James J. Chrisman, Professor of Management, Mississippi State University, US and Research Fellow, University of Alberta, Canada
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This book catalogues the 215 most-cited empirical, theoretical, and practical articles on family business published in 33 journals since 1996. Researchers, students, and practicing managers will find it indispensable as a quick reference and guide to what we have learned about family firms. Annotations for the articles consist of: summary of key findings, research questions, contributions, and research implications. They also include a detailed description of the methodologies, empirical data, definitions, and conceptual models used. In addition, the book features chapters that review the literature, discuss how family businesses have been defined, present recent trends in family business empirical research, and provide an agenda for future research.
Contents: Preface 1. Overview of the Contents of the Family Business Annotated Bibliography 2. State of the Art of Family Business Research with Josip Kotlar 3. Trends in Family Business Empirical Research with Josip Kotlar 4. The Family Business Annotated Bibliography Index