Entrepreneurship 9th Edition


The 9th Edition of˜Entrepreneurship, by Robert Hisrich, Michael Peters and Dean Shepherd˜has been designed to clearly instruct students on the process of formulating, planning, and implementing a new venture. Students are exposed to detailed descriptions of ?how to? embark on a new venture in a logical manner. Comprehensive cases at the end of the text have been hand-picked by the authors to go hand-in-hand with chapter concepts. The superb author team of Hisrich, Peters, and Shepherd draw from their distinct backgrounds to create a book that addresses the dynamics of today?s entrepreneurial challenges. From Bob Hisrich?s expertise in global entrepreneurship to Mike Peter?s background as a both a real-life entrepreneur and academic to Dean Shepherd?s current research on cognition and entrepreneurial mindset, this book balances the crucial line between modern theory and practice.

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Hardcover: 640 pages
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education; 9 edition (September 27, 2012)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0078029198
ISBN-13: 978-0078029196
Product Dimensions: 8.3 x 1.1 x 10.3 inches


Professor Hisrich received his B.A. from DePauw University, his M.B.A. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Cincinnati, and honorary doctorate degrees from Chuvash State University (Russia) and the University of Miskolc (Hungary). Prior to joining Kent State University, Dr. Hisrich was the Garvin Professor of Global Entrepreneurship and Director of the Walker Center for Global Entrepreneurship at the Thunderbird School of Global Management in Glendale, Arizona. Before Thunderbird, he held the A. Malachi Mixon, III Chaired Professor of Entrepreneurial Studies at the Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University. Dr. Hisrich was a Fulbright Professor at the International Management Center in Budapest, Hungary in 1989. In 1990-91 he was again named a Fulbright Professor in Budapest at the Foundation for Small Enterprise Economic Development, where he also held the Alexander Hamilton Chair in Entrepreneurship. Dr. Hisrich has held visiting professorships at: the University of Ljubljana (Slovenia); the Technical University of Vienna (Austria); the University of Limerick (Ireland); the Queensland University of Technology (Australia); The University of Puerto Rico; and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.