Readership: Advanced undergraduate and graduate students in business, economics and law; Professors and other researchers;
Practitioners in venture capital and private equity funds, and related institutions such as institutional investors
Edited by Douglas Cumming, Professor and Ontario Research Chair, Schulich School of Business, York University
Douglas Cumming is Professor and Ontario Research Chair at the Schulich School of Business, York University.
"This is a wide-ranging and comprehensive handbook which provides an outstanding introduction to the field. It provides an excellent overview of all the main aspects of financing entrepreneurial businesses and is to be welcomed especially for the broad range of international experience it covers." - Alan Hughes, Margaret Thatcher Professor of Enterprise Studies and Director of the Centre for Business Research, Judge Business School, University of Cambridge
Part I. Introduction
<"Introduction to the Handbook of Entrepreneurial Finance>"
Douglas Cumming, York University Schulich School of Business
Part II. Financing New Industries and the Returns and Risk to Entrepreneurship
<"Finance of New Industries>"
Brent Goldfarb, University of Maryland, David Kirsch, University of Maryland, and April Shen, University of Maryland
<"The Returns to Entrepreneurship>"
Thomas Åstebro, HEC-Paris
<"Risk Attitudes and Private Business Equity>"
Frank Fossen, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
<"New Firm Financing and Performance>"
Sheryl Winston Smith, Temple University
Part III. Entrepreneurial Capital Structure
<"New Perspectives on Entrepreneurial Capital Structure>"
David Robinson, Duke University Fuqua School of Business
<"The Capital Structure of Family Firms>"
Markus Ampenberger, Technische Universität München, Morten Bennedsen, INSEAD, and Haoyong Zhou, Copenhagen Business School
<"Influence of Internal Factors on the Use of Equity- and Mezzanine-Based Financing in Family Firms>"
Ann-Kristin Achleitner, Technische Universität München, Eva Lutz, Technische Universität München, and Stephanie Schraml, Technische Universität München
Part IV. Funding: Planning, Credit Markets and Gaps
<"Planning for Entrepreneurial Finance and Capital: A Critical Review of the Importance of Teaching Business Planning>"
Benson Honig, McMaster University
Robert Cressy, University of Birmingham
<"Availability of Credit to Small Firms Young and Old: Evidence from the Surveys of Small Business Finances>"
Rebel Cole, DePaul University
<"Asymmetric Information, Credit Market Condition and Entrepreneurial Finance>"
Liang Han, University of Hull Business School, and Song Zhang, University of Hull Business School
Part V. Alternative Types of Entrepreneurial Finance
<"Crowdfunding of Entrepreneurial Ventures>"
Armin Schwienbacher, SKEMA Business School, Université de Lille, and Benjamin Larralde, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg Business Academy
<"Angel Investors and their Investments>"
Ramon P. DeGennaro, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
<"Firm Growth, Schumpeterian Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital>"
Michael Peneder, University of Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austrian Institute of Economic Research
<"Why Do Firms Go Public?>"
James Brau, Brigham Young University
<"Valuation of IPOs>"
Rajesh Aggarwal, University of Minnesota, Sanjai Bhagat, University of Colorado, Boulder, Srinivasan Rangan, University of Colorado, Boulder
<"What is Trade Credit and Why Does it Exist?>"
Vicente Cuñat, London School of Economics and Universität Pompeu Fabra, and Emilia Garcia, Universität Pompeu Fabra
<"Factoring and Invoice Financing>"
Khaled Soufani, John Molson School of Business, Concordia University
Stefano Gatti, Bocconi University, Stefano Caselli, Bocconi University, and Alessandro Steffanoni, Interbanca S.P.A. - ABN AMRO Group
<"Hedge Fund Asset-Based Lending>"
Houman Shadab, New York Law School
Part VI. Public Policy
<"Business Taxation, Corporate Finance and Economic Performance>"
Christian Keuschnigg, University of St. Gallen, and Evelyn Ribi, University of St. Gallen
<"Financing Capital among Minority-Owned Businesses>"
Robert Farlie, University of California Santa Cruz, and Alicia Robb, University of California Santa Cruz
<"Financing Women Owned Businesses: A Review of Recent Literature>"
Susan Coleman, University of Hartford, and Alicia Robb, University of California Santa Cruz
Part VII. International Comparisons and Microfinance
<"International Differences in Entrepreneurial Finance>"
Larry Chavis, University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School, Leorra Klapper, World Bank, and Inessa Love, World Bank
<"Entrepreneurial Finance in Weak Institutional Environments>"
David Lingelbach, University of Baltimore and Johns Hopkins University
<"Microfinance for Entrepreneurs>"
Miriam Bruhn, World Bank, Fenella Carpena, World Bank, and Bilal Zia, World Bank
<"The Past and Future of Innovations in Microfinance>"
Roy Mersland, University of Agder, Kristiansand, Norway, and R. Øystein Strøm, Oslo University Colle, Oslo, Norway