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Professor Robert Blackburn BA MA PhD

Professor of Entrepreneurship Strategy, IB and Entrepreneurship


Selected Publications

  1. Innovation and Foresight in SMEs: Lessons from the case of UK Digital Health Companies (Journal article - 2023)
  2. Business and Management Studies in the United Kingdom's 2021 Research Excellence Framework: Implications for Research Quality Assessment (Journal article - 2024)
  3. The self-employment trap? (Report - 2023)
  4. An introduction to Sustainable Entrepreneurship and Entrepreneurial Ecosystems (Chapter - 2020)
  5. Founders’ social identity and entrepreneurial self-efficacy amongst nascent entrepreneurs: A configurational perspective (Journal article - 2020)
  6. The SAGE Handbook of Small Business and Entrepreneurship (Book - 2017)
  7. Identity as a causal power (Journal article - 2018)
  8. Business advice by accountants to SMEs: relationships and trust (Journal article - 2018)
  9. Are the HR responses of small firms different from large firms in times of recession? (Journal article - 2016)
  10. Researching the Small Enterprise (Book - 2000)