Start-up Boom in an Emerging Market: A Niche Market Approach

Start-up Boom in an Emerging Market: A Niche Market Approach Startups, as an integral part of any entrepreneurship ecosystem, play a critical role in the success of emerging markets. Without these entities, less niche market opportunities are prone to be explored and exploited. In recent years, startup boom is...

New venture creation: how start-ups grow?

New venture creation: how start-ups grow? Start-ups, often seen as sources of innovation and change, are prone to failure and accordingly they are attracting considerable attention not least from policy makers and Government officials. However, the various new venture creation studies that have emerged since the early 1980s lack...

Creation of ICT-based Social Start-ups in Iran: A Multiple Case Study

Creation of ICT-based Social Start-ups in Iran: A Multiple Case Study Despite the importance of social startups, their evolution is rarely investigated. Thus, in this manuscript, the emergence of ICT-based social start-ups is studied using a multiple case study research method. To do so, five social start-ups are selected...

The enterprising communities and startup ecosystem in Iran

The enterprising communities and startup ecosystem in Iran Purpose Startups play a significant role in improving societies. This paper concentrates on the concept of “startups” and attempts to present a more comprehensive view of this phenomenon. Also, the focus of this paper is on investigating enterprising communities and the...