Affiliated Journal

Aims & scope


The Journal of Global Entrepreneurship Research (JGER) publishes double-blind peer-reviewed original articles on entrepreneurship with a global perspective. JGER aims to address theoretical and empirical research issues that impact the development of entrepreneurship as an educational and scientific discipline, and promote its efficacy in the economic, social and cultural contexts, both domestically and globally. The journal is also affiliated with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Chair in Entrepreneurship.

JGER typically covers the following areas:

  1. GEM data analysis, Comparative study in entrepreneurial perceptions, activities and aspiration.
    2. Applications of modern data analysis techniques to entrepreneurship data
    3. Globalization and entrepreneurship
    4. Innovation and Entrepreneurship
    5. Immigration and Entrepreneurship
    6. Corporate entrepreneurship and strategic entrepreneurship
    8. Entrepreneurial firm growth survival and failure
    9. Entrepreneurial framework/ conditions and business environment
    10. Entrepreneurial opportunity and capacity
    11. Entrepreneurship dynamics and regional economic development
    12. Entrepreneurial behavior, team and leadership
    13. Financing, resources, venture capital and informal investors/ business angels
    14. International entrepreneurship
    15. Entrepreneurship education, development and government
    16. Nascent/ start ups, established entrepreneurship
    17. Social capital and social networks and entrepreneurship
    18. Entrepreneurial universities and university entrepreneurship
    19. Social entrepreneurship
    20. Women entrepreneurship
    21. E-business, family business, home business and rural business
    22. Spin off and Technopreneurship
    23. Economic recession and entrepreneurship

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