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Entrepreneurship Faculty Research

Presentations:

Blass, F. R., & Ketchen, D. J. (2014). So, You want to be an entrepreneur? Lesson learned from the Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities. Business Horizons, 57, 5-9.

Dever, James E. (2012). Creating an Innovative Experiential Entrepreneurship Program. Paper presented at Hawaii International Conference on Business, Honolulu, HI.

Holmes, R. M. (2011). Biotechnology firms’ initial public offerings (IPOs). Paper presented at Academy of Management Annual Meetings, San Antonio, TX.

Holmes, R. M., Ndofor, H. A., & Coombs, J. E. (2011). Board prestige, IPO capital raised, and subsequent performance: A signaling perspective. Annual Academy of Management Meetings. San Antonio, TX.

Wood, M. S., & Holcomb, T. R. (2011). The Romance of Entrepreneurship: Effects on Causal Attributions and Stakeholder Resource Commitment. Paper presented at Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Babson College, Syracuse, NY.

Holcomb, T. R. (2011). Technology commercialization and resources for entrepreneurs and start-up businesses. Keynote presentation at TalTech July TechTyme Luncheon, TalTech, Tallahassee, FL.

Holcomb, T. R. (2011). Florida State University Tallahassee Start Up Round Series. The Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship. Tallahassee, FL.

Holcomb, T. R. (2011). Florida State University Advice Straight Up Expert Speaker Series. The Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship. Tallahassee, FL.

Holcomb, T. R. (2010). Florida State University Minority Small Business and Entrepreneurship Conference. The Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship. Tallahassee, FL.

Holcomb, T. R. (2010). Florida State University Entrepreneurship Week (eWeek). The Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship. Tallahassee, FL.

Blass, F. R. (2010). Own your Future: Entrepreneurship as a Way Forward. 2010 Annual Road to Recovery Conference, 12-13 Dec, Orlando, FL. 

Blass, F. R. (2010). Entrepreneurial Leadership. Invited Presentation at Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities - Families, 8 Nov, Whitman School of Management, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY.
  
Blass, F. R. (2010). Panel Member. Caring About Wounded Warriors: The Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities. Academy of Management Annual Conference, 6-9 Aug, Montreal, Canada.

Blass, F.R. (2010). Thinking About Leadership. Invited Presentation at Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities, 25 Jul, Whitman School of Management, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY.

Green, K. M., Bradley, S. W., & Holcomb, T. R. (2010). Related or unrelated? A behavioral and entrepreneurial action perspective of corporate venturing logic. Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference, The International Institute for Management Development (IMD) and École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland.

Sexton, J., Holcomb, T. R., & Ranft, A. L. (2010). Beyond opportunity recognition: The effect of task and domain knowledge on the evaluation of entrepreneurial opportunities. Annual International Conference of Strategic Management Society, Strategic Management Society. 

Holcomb, T. R. (2010). High growth entrepreneurial resources. Presentation at iTen Wired Summit, The Pensacola Bay Area Chamber of Commerce, Destin, FL.

 
Blass, F. R. (2010). Human Resource Management for Small Businesses. The Jim Moran Institute Round Table Session, 20 Jan, Tallahassee, FL.

Blass, F. R., & Haynie, J.M. (2009). Indirect ties in entrepreneurial relationships: Reputation as a bridge to structural holes. Southern Management Association Annual Conference, 11-15 Nov, Asheville, NC.

Blass F. R. (2009). Social Entrepreneurship. Invited Presentation at Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities, Whitman School of Management, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY.

Blass F. R. (2009). Partners & Teams, Human Resources, & Other People Issues. Invited Presentation at Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities, Whitman School of Management, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY.

Blass F. R. (2009). Social Entrepreneurship as a Learning Venture. Invited Presentation at Syracuse Entrepreneurship Classroom (SEC09) program, Whitman School of Management, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY.

Blass, F. R. (2008) Invited Panel Member on Culturally Responsive Entrepreneurship session. Global Consortium of Entrepreneurship Centers Annual Conference. Tucson AZ.

Blass F. R. (2008). Partners & Teams, Human Resources, & Other People Issues. Invited Presentation at Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities, Whitman School of Management, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY.

Holmes, R. M., Ireland, R. D., & Holcomb, T. R. (2008). Entrepreneurial risk and loss aversion in the evaluation of venture formation opportunities. Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference. Chapel Hill, NC.

Blass F. R., (2007). Partners & Teams, Human Resources, & Other People Issues. Invited Presentation at Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities, Whitman School of Management, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY.

 

Selected Publications:

Holmes, R. M., Holcomb, T. R., Sutton, A., & DeGhetto, K. (submitted) “It's Who You Know and What You Do: How New Ventures in Emerging Economies Capitalize on Founder Ties to Create Bargaining Power with Foreign Multinationals.” Manuscript submitted for publication.

Holcomb, T. R., Devers, C. E., Cannella, A. A., & Holmes, R. M. (submitted). "Top manager incentive heterogeneity, strategic investment, and performance: A social psychological theory of interest alignment." Manuscript submitted for publication.

Holmes, R. M., Ireland, R. D., & Holcomb, T. R. (submitted). Loss aversion and diminishing sensitivity in opportunity evaluation. Manuscript submitted for publication.

Holmes, R. M., Li, H., & Hitt, M. A.(submitted). “What determines foreign MNCs’ establishment of R&D centers in China over time?” Manuscript submitted for publication.

Devinney, T. M., Perm-Ajchariyawong, N., & Holcomb, T. R. (submitted). “Differentiators of managerial preferences for outsourcing: Experimental evidence of the moderating role of value appropriation.” Strategic Management Journal. Manuscript submitted for publication, 1-36 pages.

Holmes, R. M., Hitt, M. A., Miller, T., & Salmador, M. P. (2013). "The Interrelationships Among Informal Institutions, Formal Institutions, and Inward Foreign Direct Investment." Journal of Management. 39(2): 531-566

Holmes, R. M., Bromiley, P., Devers, C. E., Holcomb, T. R., & McGuire, J. B. (2011). “Management Theory Applications of Prospect Theory: Accomplishments, Challenges, and Opportunities.” Journal of Management, 37(4), 1069-1107.

Ferris, G.R., & Hochwarter, W.A. (2011). Organizational politics. In S. Zedeck, H. Aguinis, W. Cascio, M. Gelfand, K. Leong, S. Parker and J. Zhou (Eds.), Handbook of industrial and organizational psychology (Vol. 3). Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association.

Combs, J.G., Penney, C.R., Short, J.C., & Crook, T.R. (2010). The impact of family representation on CEO compensation. Entrepreneurship: Theory & Practice.

Hochwarter, W., & Thompson, K. (2010). The moderating role of optimism on politics Outcomes relationships: A test of competing perspectives. Human Relations.

Munyon, T., Hochwarter, W., Perrewe, P., & Ferris, G. (2010). Optimism and the nonlinear citizenship behavior – job satisfaction relationship in three studies. Journal of Management.

Holcomb, T.R., Combs, J.G., Sirmon, D.G., & Sexton, J. (2010). Modeling levels and time in entrepreneurship research: An illustration with growth strategies and post-IPO performance. Organizational Research Methods. 13(2): 348-389.

Short, J.C., Ketchen, D.J., Combs, J.G., & Ireland, R.D. (2010). Research methods in entrepreneurship: Opportunities and challenges. Organizational Research Methods. 13(1): 6-15.

Hochwarter. W., Ferris, G., Laird, M., Treadway, D., & Gallagher, V. (2010). Non-linear politics perceptions - work outcome relationships: A three study, five sample investigation. Journal of Management. 36, 740-763.

Holcomb, T. R. (2009). Doctoral student affairs: Being successful in a Ph.D. program: Recent reflections. Decision Line, 40(1), 17-18.

Combs, J.G., Michael, S.C., & Castrogiovanni, G.J. (2009). Institutional influences on the choice of organizational form: The case of franchising. Journal of Management. 35(5): 1268-1290.

Collins, J., Holcomb, T. R., Certo, S. T., Hitt, M. A., & Lester, R. H. (2009). Learning by doing: Cross-border mergers and acquisitions. Journal of Business Research, 62(12), 1329-1334.

Gillis, W.E., & Combs, J.G. (2009). Franchisor strategy and firm performance: Making the most of strategic resource investments. Business Horizons. 52: 553-561.

Holcomb, T.R., Holmes, R.M., & Connelly, B. (2009). Making the most of what you’ve got: Managerial ability as a source of resource value creation. Strategic Management Journal. 30(5): 457-485.

Holcomb, T.R., Ireland, R.D., Holmes, R.M., & Hitt, M.A. (2009). Architecture of entrepreneurial learning: Exploring the link among heuristics, knowledge, and action. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. 33(1): 167-192.

Certo, S.T., Holcomb, T.R., & Holmes, R.M. (2009). A synthesis of IPO research in management and entrepreneurship: Moving the research agenda forward. Journal of Management. 35(6): 1340-1378.

Hochwarter, W.A., Rogers, L.M., Summers, J.K., Meurs, J.A., Perrewé, P.L., & Ferris, G.R. (2009). Personal control antidotes to the strain consequences of generational conflict as a stressor: A two-study constructive replication and extension. Career Development International. 14, 465-486.

Giunipero, Larry; Denslow, Diane, & Melton, Horace L. (2008). Risk Propensity, Risk Perception and Business Plan Formalization: A Conceptual Investigation. International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management.

Combs, J.G. (2008). Using cases to discover theory: The case of the Poland-based restaurant operator. Cornell Hospitality Quarterly. 49(4): 450-453.

Michael, S.C., & Combs, J.G. (2008). Entrepreneurial failure: The case of franchisees. Journal of Small Business Management, 46(1): 73-90.

Breaux, D., Perrewe, P., Hall, A., Frink, D., & Hochwarter, W. (2008). Time to try a little tenderness? The detrimental effects of accountability when coupled with abusive supervision. Journal of Leadership and Organizational Studies. 11, 111-122.

Morrow, J.L., Sirmon, D.G., Hitt, M.A., & Holcomb, T.R. (2007). Creating value in the face of declining performance: Firm strategies and organizational recovery. Strategic Management Journal. 28(3): 271-283.

Holcomb, T. R., & Hitt, M. A. (2007). Toward a model of strategic outsourcing. Journal of Operations Management, 25(2), 464-481.

Holcomb, T.R., Hitt, M.A., Ireland, R.D., & Certo, S.T. (2007). Resources, industry membership, and firm performance: The role of capability configurations in value creation for IPO-stage new ventures. Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research, 27: 467-483.

Certo, S.T., Holmes, R.M., & Holcomb, T.R. (2007). The influence of people on the performance of IPO firms. Business Horizons. 50(4): 271-276.

Hochwarter, W., Perrewe, P., Meurs, J., & Kacmar, C. (2007). The interactive effects of work induced guilt and ability to manage resources on job and life satisfaction. Journal of Occupational Health Psychology. 12, 125-135.

Castrogiovanni, G.J., Combs, J.G., & Justis, R.T. (2006). Shifting imperatives: An integrative view of resource scarcity and agency reasons for franchising. Entrepreneurship: Theory & Practice. 30(1): 23-40.

Combs, J.G., Ketchen, D.J., & Ireland, R.D. (2006). Effectively Managing Service Chain Organizations. Organizational Dynamics. 35(4): 357-371.

Castrogiovanni, G.J., Combs, J.G., & Justis, R.T. (2006). Resource scarcity and agency theory predictions concerning the continued use of franchising in multi-outlet networks. Journal of Small Business Management. 44(1): 27-45.

Ketchen, D.J., Combs, J.G., & Upson, J.W. (2006). When does franchising help restaurant chain performance? Cornell Hotel and Restaurant Administration Quarterly. 47(1): 14-26.

Perryman, A.A., & Combs J.G. (2005). Collaboration Entrepreneurship: How Networked Firms Use Continuous Innovation to Create Economic Wealth (Book review). International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal. 1: 399-401.

Giunipero, Larry; Denslow, Diane, & El Tantawy, Reham A. (2005). Purchasing/Supply Chain Management Flexibility: Moving to an Entrepreneurial Skill Set. Industrial Marketing Management. (34), pp.602-613.

Combs, J.G., Michael, S.C., & Castrogiovanni, G.J. (2004). Franchising: A review and avenues to greater theoretical diversity. Journal of Management. 30(6): 907-931.

Combs, J.G., & Ketchen, D.J. (2003). Why do firms franchise as an entrepreneurial strategy?: A meta-analysis. Journal of Management. 29(3): 443-465.

Hoover, V.L., Ketchen, D.J., & Combs, J.G. (2003). Why restaurant firms franchise: An analysis of two possible explanations. Cornell Hotel and Restaurant Administration Quarterly. 44(1): 9-16.

Combs, J.G. (2001). The Entrepreneurial Mindset (Book Review). Journal of Applied Management and Entrepreneurship. 6(2): 94-96.

Osteryoung, Jerry, & Brau, James (2001). The Determinants of Successful Micro-IPOs: An Analysis of Issues Made under the Small Corporate Offering Registration (SCOR) Procedure. Journal of Small Business Management.

Osteryoung, Jerry, & Brau, James (2001). An Empirical Examination of SBA Guaranteed Loans: Rates, Collateral, Agency Costs, and the Time to Obtain the Loan, The Journal of Entrepreneurial Finance.

Combs, J.G., & Ketchen, D.J. (1999). Can capital scarcities help agency theory explain franchising? Revisiting the capital scarcity hypothesis. Academy of Management Journal. 42(2):196-207.

Combs, J.G., & Ketchen, D.J. (1997). The effects of resource scarcities and agency costs on the choice of organizational form in the U.S. restaurant industry. Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Research. 21(2): 27-43.

Osteryoung, Jerry, Kerr, John, & Brau, James (1996). An Empirical Analysist of SCOR'S (Small Corporate of Firm Registrations). Entrepreneurial Research. Castrogiovanni, G.J., Bennett, N. and Combs, J.G. (1995). Franchisor types: Re-examination and clarification. Journal of Small Business Management. 33(1): 45-55.

Combs, J.G., & Castrogiovanni, G.J. (1994). Franchisor strategy: A proposed model and empirical test of franchise versus company ownership. Journal of Small Business Management. 32(2): 32-48.

Osteryoung, Jerry, Pace, Daniel, & Constand, Rick (1994). An Empirical Investigation Into the Size of Small Business. Journal of Small Business Finance.

Osteryoung, Jerry, & Newman, Derek (1993). Key Person Valuation Issues for Private Business. Business Valuation Review.

Osteryoung, Jerry, Hodges, Charles, & Wells, William (1993). A Valuation Model for Franchises. Business Valuation Review.

Osteryoung, Jerry, & Newman, Derek (1993). A Definition of Small Businesses. Journal of Small Business Finance.

Osteryoung, Jerry, & Constand, Richard and Nast, Donald (1993). Financial Ratios in Large Public and Small Private Firms: A Comparison. Journal of Small Business Management.

 

Selected Books:

Osteryoung, Jerry, & O'Brien, Timothy (2010). Navigating the maze of managing people: If You Have Employees, You Really Need This Book. Tallahassee, FL: ISMPI, Inc.

Levy, D.A., Parco, J. E., & Blass, F. R. (2009). The 52nd Floor: Thinking Deeply About Leadership. Montgomery, AL: Enso Books.

Osteryoung, Jerry (2004). Jerry’s Recipes for Success. Tallahassee, FL: Rowland Publishing.

Osteryoung, Jerry, & Denslow, Diane (2002). So You Need to Write a Business Plan!. Boston, MA: South-Western College Pub.

Osteryoung, Jerry, Davies, Les, & Newman, Derek (1997). Small Business Finance and Entrepreneurial Emphasis. Dryden Press.