The Global Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation is the leading institution of the University of St. Gallen that integrates research activities in the fields of entrepreneurship, family business and innovation.
We are glad to announce that Prof. Thomas Zellweger has won the Best Management Book of the Year Award by the European Academy of Management (EURAM) for his book "Managing the Family Business: Theory and Practice".
Prof. Thomas Zellweger from the Global Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation and the Center for Family Business at the University of St.Gallen will present his ongoing research “Property rights and economic value creation in the owner-managed firm” on 30 May 2018 at 10.45 am in the seminar room 0-216 (ZIG).
Prof. Dean Shepherd from the University of Notre Dame will give a research talk on the topic “My Journey in Entrepreneurship Research” on 30 May 2018 at 9.00 am in the seminar room 0-216 (ZIG).
We are glad to share that the paper "A meta-analysis of the effectiveness of voluntary environmental programs" by S. Flankova, P. Tashman, M. van Essen, and V. Marano has been chosen for publication in the Best Paper Proceedings (top 10%) of the 2018 Meeting of the Academy of Management.
We are pleased to announce that the paper "A meta-analytic approach to understanding the effects of CEO overconfidence on firm perfromance" by B. Burkhard, C. Sirén, M. van Essen, and D. Grichnik has been selected for the Best Paper Proceedings (top 10%) of the 2018 Meeting of the Academy of Management.
Prof. Frédéric Delmar from Lund University will give a research talk on the topic "Modelling new firm growth and survival: Some practical solutions" on 29 May 2018 starting at 11.00 am in the seminar room 0-216 (ZIG).
Prof. Gerard George from the Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University will give a research talk on the topic "Grand challenges and management research" on 25 May 2018 starting at 14.00 at Tellstrasse 2 (room 58-424).
IFERA has ranked several papers co-authored by Marc van Essen and Thomas Zellweger among the most cited family business papers published in the last three years and consideres them as possessing the potential to shape the future of family business research.
GCEI is pleased to welcome Vangelis Souitaris appointed as Full Professor for Entrepreneurship and Innovation.
Joakim Wincent recently joined the GCEI as a Full Professor for Entrepreneurship and Innovation. We are glad to welcome him to our team.
In this video, Dietmar Grichnik and Manuel Hess talk about the origins of the St.Galler Startup Navigator, inputs from successful entrepreneurs, and the four blocks that represent the core of this tool.
We are pleased to share that Thomas Zellweger joined the editorial board of Journal of Business Venturing, one of the leading journals in the field of entrepreneurship.
We are happy to inform that the paper "Agency Theory and Corporate Governance in China: A Meta-Analysis" by Canan, Saleh, van Essen, Peng, and Duran is forthcoming in the Journal of Management Studies.
We are glad to announce that the paper "Business Groups reconsidered: beyond paragons and parasites" by Marc van Essen and his colleagues has been accepted for publication in Academy of Management Perspectives.
We are glad to share that Dietmar Grichnik has recently joined the Board of Review of Journal of Business Venturing, one of the leading journals in the field of entrepreneurship.
We are happy to announce that Thomas Zellweger has recently joined the Editorial Team of Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, one of the leading journals in the field of entrepreneurship.