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Using Narrative Sequence Methods to Advance International Entrepreneurship Theory

Buttriss, Gary; Wilkinson, Ian


Narrative sequence methods offer the potential to advance research methods and develop a common vocabulary for theory development in international entrepreneurship. While variables-focused, variance-based methods currently dominate theory development, they are atemporal, yet entrepreneurship is what entrepreneurs do over time. We examine the assumptions of variance-based approaches and compare them to those of narrative methods, which leads to a discussion of the nature of causal mechanisms. We...[Show more]

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Date published: 2006
Type: Journal article
Source: Journal of International Entrepreneurship
DOI: 10.1007/s10843-007-0012-4


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