Brodie, J., & Weaver, M. (2017). 'Getting on Board’: Supporting HE students’ transition to employment. Glasgow
In 2013, -The Get on Board (GOB) -extra-curriculum -programme was launched at Edinburgh Napier University’s Business School with the aim of placing students on the boards of l...
Legl, C., & Weaver, M. (in press). Guidelines for sustainable-value creation within the context of German automotive industry’s strategic carbon crisis management. In N/A
The continuing debate on the global environmental progress through achievement of smarter clean/green-policies, reasoned with the need for carbon-emissions’ reduction/preventi...
Weaver, M., Tan, H., Crossan, K. & Paxton, S. (2016). Taking Action to Unlock Business Resources Into Communities using SSM. In Proceedings of OR58, Annual Operations Research Conference
This session presents three system conceptual models that have been brought to action as a result of an SSM study with the Voluntary Action Fund (a Scottish grant-maker). VAF ...
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Warner, K. S. R., & Jones, M. V. (in press). Dynamic Capability in New Venture Internationalization: Micro-Processes to Capture Value from Changes in Social Capital. In The Locus of Global Innovation
Using a dynamic capability lens, we explore how entrepreneurs modify extant network ties to capture value from changes in their new venture social capital. To study these dyna...
Warner, K. S. R. & Jones, M. V. (2015). How do International New Ventures Create Social Capital? A Local and Global Networking Activities Perspective. In Mudambi, R. & Kiyak, T. (Eds.). Proceedings of the 57th Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business "Global Networks: Organizations and People", 234-235. ISBN n/a
It is widely acknowledged in the international entrepreneurship (IE) literature that social capital is a vital asset for new venture internationalization. Despite a well publi...
Al-Own, B., Minhat, M., & Gao, S. (2017). Stock Options and Credit Default Swaps in Risk Management. Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money, ISSN 1042-4431
The use of stock options and credit default swaps (CDS) in banks is not uncommon. Stock options can induce risk-taking incentives, while CDS can be used to hedge against credi...
Gee, S., Weaver, M. & MacKerron, G. (2017). Innovation in Limited Markets: Managing PCP Projects in the UK Defence Industry. In Moya, B. L., Storch de Gracia, M. D. & Mazadiego, L. F. (Eds.). Case Study of Innovative Projects - Successful Real CasesInTech. doi:10.5772/67543. ISBN 978-953-51-3448-0, 978-953-51-3447-3
This chapter will outline guidelines developed to both support and enhance innovation within the context of procuring complex performance (PCP) contracts. Such contracts are c...
Khaleel, F. (2017). Redefining Poverty and Its Measurement: An Islamic Political Economy Perspective. Global Review of Islamic Economics and Business. 4(2), 68-81. ISSN 2338-2619
Islamic economists have always taken the position on the intrinsic capability of poverty alleviation in the Islamic economic model. The poverty, in economics and social scienc...
Brodie, J., Van Saane, S. & Osowska, R. (2017). Help Wanted! Exploring the Value of Entrepreneurial Mentoring at Start-Up. Industry and Higher Education. 31(2), 122-131. doi:10.1177/0950422217691666. ISSN 0950-4222
The purpose of the research presented in this paper was to investigate the added value of mentoring for entrepreneurs during the start-up phase. This small-scale exploratory r...
Gutu, M., Anastasiadou-, C., Omar, M. & Osei, C. (2017). Foreign Direct Investment in Zimbabwe and Botswana: the elephant in the room. In Managing Knowledge and Innovation for Business Sustainability in Africa. Palgrave Macmillan. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-41090-6
Whitecross, R. (2016). Article 3 and Adption in and from India and Nepal. In Implementing Article 3 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, 213 - 230. Cambridge University Press (CUP). ISBN 978-1-107-15825-2
Nepal has experienced an increase in intercountry adoption in recent years. Following the opening up of authorisation to arrange adoptions, the number of child centres offerin...
Whitecross, R. (2016). Innovation, entrepreneurship: learning lessons in uncertainty. In Innovations in Learning and TechnologyISBN 978-0-9576882-8-5
What does it mean to teach innovation and entrepreneurship in professional degrees? The professions such as accountancy and law traditionally provide specialised knowledge and...
Hanna, B. (2016). Academic Diary Or Why Higher Education Still Matters. Teaching fellows journal. Autumn 2016, 23. ISSN 2050-9987
On the outside of this book the spine is now broken. The plastic red covering is beginning to curl away slightly from the edges of cover. This is a book which I have carried w...
Minhat, M., & Dzolkarnaini, N. (2016). Islamic corporate financing : does it promote profit and loss sharing?. Business Ethics: A European Review, 25(4), (482-497). doi:10.1111/beer.12120. ISSN 0962-8770
Islamic financing instruments can be categorised into profit and loss/risk sharing and non-participatory instruments. Although profit and loss sharing instruments such as mush...
Minhat, M., & Abdullah, M. (2016). Bankers’ Stock Options, Risk-Taking and the Financial Crisis. Journal of Financial Stability, 22, (121-128). doi:10.1016/j.jfs.2016.01.008. ISSN 1572-3089
This study investigates the relationship between the use of stock options and bank risk in the context of the 2007-2008 financial crisis for banks that are authorised to accep...
Niche tourism refers to how a specific tourism product can be tailored to meet the needs of a particular audience/market segment. Locations...