Academic Publications

Below are some examples of our academic contributions:

Journal Articles

  • Zahra SA, Wright M, Abdelgawad SG, 2014, Contextualization and the advancement of entrepreneurship research, International Small Business Journal, Vol:32, ISSN:0266-2426, Pages:479-500 DOI
  • Alvarez S, Godley A, Wright M, 2014, Mark Casson: The Entrepreneur at 30–Continued Relevance?, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, Vol:8, ISSN:1932-4391, Pages:185-194DOI
  • Lumpkin GT, Agarwal R, Barney J, et al., 2014, A New Series: Research Pioneers, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, Vol:8, ISSN:1932-4391, Pages:183-184 DOI
  • Lu J, Liu X, Wright M, et al., 2014, International experience and FDI location choices of Chinese firms: The moderating effects of home country government support and host country institutions, Journal of International Business Studies, Vol:45, ISSN:0047-2506, Pages:428-449 DOI
  • Audretsch DB, Lehmann EE, Wright M, 2014, Technology transfer in a global economy, Journal of Technology Transfer, Vol:39, ISSN:0892-9912, Pages:301-312 DOI
  • Wright M, 2014, Academic entrepreneurship, technology transfer and society: where next?, Journal of Technology Transfer, Vol:39, ISSN:0892-9912, Pages:322-334 DOI
  • Lu J, Liu X, Filatotchev I, et al., 2014, The impact of domestic diversification and top management teams on the international diversification of Chinese firms, International Business Review, Vol:23, ISSN:0969-5931, Pages:455-467 DOI
  • Colombo MG, De Massis A, Piva E, et al., 2014, Sales and Employment Changes in Entrepreneurial Ventures with Family Ownership: Empirical Evidence from High-Tech Industries, Journal of Small Business Management, Vol:52, ISSN:0047-2778, Pages:226-245 DOI
  • Barbero JL, Casillas JC, Wright M, et al., 2014, Do different types of incubators produce different types of innovations?, Journal of Technology Transfer, Vol:39, ISSN:0892-9912, Pages:151-168 DOI
  • Rasmussen E, Mosey S, Wright M, 2014, The influence of university departments on the evolution of entrepreneurial competencies in spin-off ventures, Research Policy, Vol:43, ISSN:0048-7333, Pages:92-106 DOI
  • Clark T, Wright M, Iskoujina Z, et al., 2014, JMS at 50: Trends over Time, Journal of Management Studies, Vol:51, ISSN:0022-2380, Pages:19-37 DOI
  • Wright M, Sharma P, 2013, Sustaining a Publications Career, Family Business Review, Vol:26, ISSN:0894-4865, Pages:323-332 DOI
  • Clark T, Floyd SW, Wright M, 2013, In Search of the Impactful and the Interesting: Swings of the Pendulum?,Journal of Management Studies, Vol:50, ISSN:0022-2380, Pages:1358-137 DOI
  • Wilson N, Wright M, 2013, Private Equity, Buy-outs and Insolvency Risk, Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Vol:40, ISSN:0306-686X, Pages:949-990 DOI
  • Wilson N, Wright M, Scholes L, 2013, Family Business Survival and the Role of Boards, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Vol:37, ISSN:1042-2587, Pages:1369-1389 DOI
  • Patriotta G, Castellano A, Wright M, 2013, Coordinating knowledge transfer: Global managers as higher-level intermediaries, Journal of World Business, Vol:48, ISSN:1090-9516, Pages:515-526 DOI
  • Hoskisson RE, Wright M, Filatotchev I, et al., 2013, Emerging Multinationals from Mid-Range Economies: The Influence of Institutions and Factor Markets, Journal of Management Studies, Vol:50, ISSN:0022-2380, Pages:1295-1321 DOI
  • Bruton GD, Filatotchev I, Si S, et al., 2013, Entrepreneurship and Strategy in Emerging Economies, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, Vol:7, ISSN:1932-4391, Pages:169-180DOI
  • Alperovych Y, Amess K, Wright M, 2013, Private equity firm experience and buyout vendor source: What is their impact on efficiency?, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol:228, ISSN:0377-2217, Pages:601-611 DOI
  • Valkama P, Maula M, Nikoskelainen E, et al., 2013, Drivers of holding period firm-level returns in private equity-backed buyouts, Journal of Banking & Finance, Vol:37, ISSN:0378-4266, Pages:2378-239 DOI
  • Robson P, Akuetteh C, Stone I, et al., 2013, Credit-rationing and entrepreneurial experience: Evidence from a resource deficit context, Entrepreneurship and Regional Development, Vol:25, ISSN:0898-5626, Pages:349-370 DOI
  • Wright M, 2013, PRIVATE EQUITY: MANAGERIAL AND POLICY IMPLICATIONS, Academy of Management Perspectives, Vol:27, ISSN:1558-9080, Pages:1-6 DOI
  • Bacon N, Wright M, Ball R, et al., 2013, PRIVATE EQUITY, HRM, AND EMPLOYMENT, Academy of Management Perspectives, Vol:27, ISSN:1558-9080, Pages:7-21 DOI
  • Bruining H, Verwaal E, Wright M, 2013, Private equity and entrepreneurial management in management buy-outs, Small Business Economics, Vol:40, ISSN:0921-898X, Pages:591-605
  • Lockett A, Wright M, Wild A, 2013, The co-evolution of third stream activities in UK higher education, Business History, Vol:55, ISSN:0007-6791, Pages:236-258 DOI
  • Wright M, Stigliani I, 2013, Entrepreneurship and growth, International Small Business Journal, Vol:31, ISSN:0266-2426, Pages:3-22 DOI
  • Sun P, Mellahi K, Wright M, 2012, The Contingent Value of Corporate Political Ties, Academy of Management Perspectives, Vol:26, ISSN:1558-9080, Pages:68-82 DOI
  • Wang C, Hong J, Kafouros M, et al., 2012, Exploring the role of government involvement in outward FDI from emerging economies, Journal of International Business Studies, Vol:43, ISSN:0047-2506, Pages:655-676 DOI
  • Knockaert M, Wright M, Clarysse B, et al., 2010, Agency and similarity effects and the VC’s attitude towards academic spin-out investing, The Journal of Technology Transfer, Vol:35, Pages:567-584
  • Wright M, Clarysse B, Mosey S, 2012, Strategic entrepreneurship, resource orchestration and growing spin-offs from universities, Technology Analysis & Strategic Management, Vol:24, ISSN:0953-7325, Pages:911-927 DOI
  • Robson PJA, Akuetteh CK, Westhead P, et al., 2012, Innovative opportunity pursuit, human capital and business ownership experience in an emerging region: evidence from Ghana, Small Business Economics, Vol:39, ISSN:0921-898X, Pages:603-625 DOI
  • De Prijcker S, Manigart S, Wright M, et al., 2012, The influence of experiential, inherited and external knowledge on the internationalization of venture capital firms, International Business Review, Vol:21, ISSN:0969-5931, Pages:929-940 DOI
  • Wright M, “Discussion” of Hungarian Privatisation Strategy and Financial Performance of Privatised Companies,Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Vol:26, Pages:1359-1368
  • Wright M, Venture Capital and Private Equity: A Review and Synthesis, Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Vol:25, Pages:521-570
  • Wright M, “Discussion of” Agency, Bid Resistance and the Market for Corporate Control, Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, Vol:24, Pages:1067-1074
  • Thompson S, Wright M, 2005, Edith Penrose’s contribution to economics and strategy: an overview, Managerial and Decision Economics, Vol:26, Pages:57-66
  • Short H, Keasey K, Hull A, et al., 1998, Corporate Governance, Accountability and Enterprise, Corporate Governance, Vol:6, Pages:151-165
  • Harris R, Siegel DS, Wright M, 2005, Assessing the Impact of Management Buyouts on Economic Efficiency: Plant-Level Evidence from the United Kingdom, Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol:87, Pages:148-153
  • Buck T, Filatotchev I, Wright M, et al., The Process and Impact of Privatization in Russia and Ukraine,Comparative Economic Studies, Vol:38, Pages:45-69
  • Wright M, Zahra S, 2011, The Other Side of Paradise: Examining the Dark Side of Entrepreneurship, Entrepreneurship Research Journal, Vol:1, Pages:1-1
  • Robson PJA, Akuetteh CK, Westhead P, et al., 2012, Exporting intensity, human capital and business ownership experience, International Small Business Journal, Vol:30, ISSN:0266-2426, Pages:367-387 DOI
  • Mosey S, Wright M, Clarysse B, 2012, Transforming traditional university structures for the knowledge economy through multidisciplinary institutes, Cambridge Journal of Economics, Vol:36, ISSN:0309-166X, Pages:587-607 DOI
  • Bacon N, Wright M, Meuleman M, et al., 2012, The Impact of Private Equity on Management Practices in European Buy-outs: Short-termism, Anglo-Saxon, or Host Country Effects?, Industrial Relations, Vol:51, ISSN:0019-8676, Pages:605-626 DOI
  • De Clercq D, Meuleman M, Wright M, 2012, A cross-country investigation of micro-angel investment activity: The roles of new business opportunities and institutions, International Business Review, Vol:21, ISSN:0969-5931, Pages:117-129 DOI
  • Amess K, Wright M, 2012, Leveraged buyouts, private equity and jobs, Small Business Economics, Vol:38, ISSN:0921-898X, Pages:419-430 DOI
  • Mueller C, Westhead P, Wright M, 2012, Formal venture capital acquisition: can entrepreneurs compensate for the spatial proximity benefits of South East England and ‘star’ golden-triangle universities?, Environment and Planning A, Vol:44, ISSN:0308-518X, Pages:281-296 DOI
  • Wright M, Marlow S, 2012, Entrepreneurial activity in the venture creation and development process,International Small Business Journal, Vol:30, ISSN:0266-2426, Pages:107-114 DOI
  • Shawky H, Siegel DS, Wright M, 2012, Editorial – Financial and real effects of alternative investments, Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol:18, ISSN:0929-1199, Pages:105-107 DOI
  • Wilson N, Wright M, Siegel DS, et al., 2012, Private equity portfolio company performance during the global recession, Journal of Corporate Finance, Vol:18, ISSN:0929-1199, Pages:193-205 DOI
  • Westhead P, Wright M, 2011, David Storey’s optimism and chance perspective: A case of the Emperor’s new clothes?, International Small Business Journal, Vol:29, ISSN:0266-2426, Pages:714-729 DOI
  • Lumpkin GT, Steier L, Wright M, 2011, Strategic entrepreneurship in family business, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, Vol:5, ISSN:1932-4391, Pages:285-306 DOI
  • Zahra SA, Wright M, 2011, Entrepreneurship’s Next Act, Academy of Management Perspectives, Vol:25, ISSN:1558-9080, Pages:67-83 DOI
  • Grimaldi R, Kenney M, Siegel DS, et al., 2011, 30 years after Bayh-Dole: Reassessing academic entrepreneurship, Research Policy, Vol:40, ISSN:0048-7333, Pages:1045-1057 DOI
  • Wennberg K, Wiklund J, Wright M, 2011, The effectiveness of university knowledge spillovers: Performance differences between university spinoffs and corporate spinoffs, Research Policy, Vol:40, ISSN:0048-7333, Pages:1128-1143 DOI
  • Rasmussen E, Mosey S, Wright M, 2011, The Evolution of Entrepreneurial Competencies: A Longitudinal Study of University Spin-Off Venture Emergence, Journal of Management Studies, Vol:48, ISSN:0022-2380, Pages:1314-1345 DOI
  • Barney JB, Ketchen DJ, Wright M, 2011, The Future of Resource-Based Theory: Revitalization or Decline?,Journal of Management, Vol:37, ISSN:0149-2063, Pages:1299-1315 DOI
  • Floyd SW, Cornelissen JP, Wright M, et al., 2011, Processes and Practices of Strategizing and Organizing: Review, Development, and the Role of Bridging and Umbrella Constructs, Journal of Management Studies, Vol:48, ISSN:0022-2380, Pages:933-952 DOI
  • Knockaert M, Ucbasaran D, Wright M, et al., 2011, The Relationship Between Knowledge Transfer, Top Management Team Composition, and Performance: The Case of Science-Based Entrepreneurial Firms,Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Vol:35, ISSN:1042-2587, Pages:777-803 DOI
  • Jelic R, Wright M, 2011, Exits, Performance, and Late Stage Private Equity: the Case of UK Management Buy-outs, European Financial Management, Vol:17, ISSN:1354-7798, Pages:560-593DOI
  • Clarysse B, Bruneel J, Wright M, 2011, EXPLAINING GROWTH PATHS OF YOUNG TECHNOLOGY-BASED FIRMS: STRUCTURING RESOURCE PORTFOLIOS IN DIFFERENT COMPETITIVE ENVIRONMENTS, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, Vol:5, ISSN:1932-4391, Pages:137-157 DOI
  • Clarysse B, Wright M, Van de Velde E, 2011, Entrepreneurial Origin, Technological Knowledge, and the Growth of Spin-Off Companies, Journal of Management Studies, Vol:48, ISSN:0022-2380, Pages:1420-1442 DOI
  • Sudarsanam S, Wright M, Huang J, 2011, Target Bankruptcy Risk and Its Impact on Going Private Buyout Performance and Exit, Corporate Governance-An International Review, Vol:19, ISSN:0964-8410, Pages:240-258 DOI
  • Filatotchev I, Liu X, Lu J, et al., 2011, Knowledge spillovers through human mobility across national borders: Evidence from Zhongguancun Science Park in China, Research Policy, Vol:40, ISSN:0048-7333, Pages:453-462 DOI
  • Ucbasaran D, Westhead P, Wright M, 2011, Why Serial Entrepreneurs Don’t Learn from Failure, Harvard Business Review, Vol:89, ISSN:0017-8012, Pages:26-26
  • Filatotchev I, Wright M, 2011, Agency Perspectives on Corporate Governance of Multinational Enterprises,Journal of Management Studies, Vol:48, ISSN:0022-2380, Pages:471-486 DOI
  • Barney JB, Wright M, 2011, INTRODUCTION FROM THE NEW COEDITORS, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, Vol:5, ISSN:1932-4391, Pages:1-2 DOI
  • Meuleman M, Wright M, 2011, Cross-border private equity syndication: Institutional context and learning,Journal of Business Venturing, Vol:26, ISSN:0883-9026, Pages:35-48 DOI
  • Amess, K.; Wright, M.(2010)., “Leveraged Buyouts, Private Equity and Jobs”, Small Business Economics, Vol.29(3), pp. 329-349, DOI: 10.1007/s11187.010.9280.9.
  • Ball, R.; Wright, M.; Burdett, M.(2010)., “European Exit Report”, summer 2010.
  • Amess, K.; Demetriades, P.(2010)., “Financial Liberalisation and the South Korean Financial Crisis: Some Qualitative Evidence”, World Economy, Vol.33 (2), 212-238.
  • Amess, K.; Drake, L.; Knight, H.(2010)., “An Empirical Analysis of UK Credit Card Pricing”, Review of Industrial Organisations, Vol.37 (2), pp. 101.117.
  • Meuleman, M.; Amess, K.; Wright, M.; Scholes, L.(2009)., “Agency, Strategic Entrepreneurship and the Performance of Private Equity Backed Buyouts”, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Vol.33(1), pp.213-239.
  • Wright, M.; Amess, K.; Weir, C.; Girma, S.(2009)., “Private Equity and Corporate Governance: Retrospect and Prospect”, Corporate Governance: An International Review, Vol.17(3), pp. 253-375.
  • Wright, M.; Bacon, N.; Amess, K.(2009)., “Private Equity and Buy-outs: Employment, Remuneration and HRM”, Journal of Industrial Relations, Vol.51(4), pp. 501-515.
  • Amess, K.; Girma, S.(2009)., “Do Stock Markets Value Efficiency?”, Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Vol.56(3), pp.321-331.
  • Wright, M.; Gilligan, J.; Amess, K.(2008)., “The Economic Impact of Private Equity: What We Know and What We Would Like to Know”, Venture Capital, Vol.11(1), pp.1-21.
  • Wright, M.; Gilligan, J.; Amess, K.(2008)., “The Economic Impact of Private Equity: What We Know and What We Would Like to Know”, Venture Capital, Vol.11(1), pp.1-21.
  • Amess, K.; Brown, S.; Thompson, S.(2007)., “Management Buyouts, Supervision and Employee Discretion”, Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Vol.54 (4), pp. 447-474.
  • Amess, K.; Roberts, B.(2007)., “The Productivity Effects of Privatization: The Case of Polish Cooperatives”, International Review of Financial Analysis, Vol.16(4), pp.354-366.
  • Amess, K.; Wright, M.(2007)., “The Wage and Employment effects of leveraged buyouts in the UK”, International Journal of the Economics of Business, Vol.14 (2), pp. 179-195.
  • Bette, S.; Watson, A.; Amess, K.(2005)., “The Effects of Chronic Renal Failure on Siblings”, Pediatric Nephrology, Vol.21, pp. 246-250
  • Amess, K.; Roberts, B.(2005)., “The Impact of Foreign and State Ownership on Post-Transition Industrial Concentration: The Case of Polish Manufacturing”, Economic Change and Restructuring (formally Economics of Planning), Vol.38, pp. 211-225.
  • Amess, K.(2003)., “The Effect of Management Buyouts on Firm-Level Technical Efficiency: Evidence from a Panel of UK Machinery and Equipment Manufacturers”, Journal of Industrial Economics, Vol.51, pp.35-44.
  • Amess, K.(2002)., “Management Buyouts and Firm-Level Productivity: Evidence from a Panel of UK Manufacturing Firms”, Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Vol.49, pp.304-316.
  • Amess, K.(2001)., “Financial Institutions, the Theory of Firm and Organisational Form”, Services Industries Journal, Vol.22 (2), pp.129-148.
  • Amess, K.; Howcroft, B.(2001)., “Corporate Governance Structures and the Comparative Advantage of Credit Unions”, Corporate Governance: An International Review, Vol.9 (1), pp.59-65.

Books

  • Gilligan, J.; Wright, M.(2008), Private Equity Demystified: An Explanatory Guide, London, ICAEW, 2008.