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Bridging the Equity Gap for Innovative SMEs
Language: en
Pages: 196
Authors: E. Gualandri, V. Venturelli
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-10-09 - Publisher: Springer

Explores the idea that Europe's growth problems may be caused by weaknesses in capital markets and in the access to risk capital. It addresses the evaluation of the financial needs and constraints of start-up firms and how these might be bridged. The role of public sector intervention is analyzed, focusing
Bank Performance, Risk and Firm Financing
Language: en
Pages: 295
Authors: P. Molyneux
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-07-26 - Publisher: Springer

This text comprises a selection of papers that provide state of the art insights into bank performance, risk and firm financing post crisis that were presented at the European Association of University Teachers of Banking and Finance Conference (otherwise known as the Wolpertinger Conference) held at Bangor University, Wales, 2010.
The Italian Banking System
Language: en
Pages: 217
Authors: Stefano Cosma, Elisabetta Gualandri
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-13 - Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Why was the Italian Banking System more resilient during the sub-prime crisis and harder-hit in the sovereign crisis? Will their strength in the retail market result as an asset or a liability for Italian banks in the future? This book offers an in-depth analysis of one of the most important
Innovation in Food Ecosystems
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Paola De Bernardi, Danny Azucar
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-28 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book addresses the intersections of entrepreneurship, innovation and sustainability in food systems, and presents high-quality research illustrating the central role that food consumption and production play in achieving sustainability goals. Entrepreneurship and innovation have become particularly relevant aspects in the European Union (EU), especially since the Sustainable Development Goals
Innovation and Internationalisation
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Stuart Orr, Jane Menzies, Connie Zheng, Sajeewa 'Pat' Maddumage
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-28 - Publisher: Routledge

This book provides a comprehensive examination of the many factors that influence the internationalisation of SMEs into China. SMEs represent more than 50 percent of the economic activity and employment in China. This book explores the experiences of SMEs that have internationalised to China from Australia. Australian SMEs are at