Reading list

Key References on Leadership:

Antonakis, J. 2006. Leadership: What is it and How it is Implicated in Strategic Change? International Journal of Management Cases, 8(4): 4-20.

Antonakis, J. and House, R. J. 2004. On Instrumental Leadership: Beyond transactions and transformations. Paper presented at the UNL Gallup Leadership Institute Summit, Omaha.

Antonakis, J. Avolio, B. J., and Sivasubramaniam, N. 2003. Context and Leadership: an examination of the nine-factor full-range leadership theory using the Multifactor Leadership Questionnaire. The Leadership Quarterly, 14: 261-295.

Antonakis, J., and Autio, E. 2006. Entrepreneurship and Leadership. In J. R. Baum, M. Frese, R. A. Baron (Eds). The Psychology of Entrepreneurship, (pp. 189-208). SIOP Organizational Frontiers Series. Mahwah: Lawrence Erlbaum.

Avolio, B. J., Walumbwa, F. O., & Weber, T. J. 2009. Leadership: Current Theories, Research, and Future Directions. Annual Review of Psychology, 60: 421-449.

Baum, J. R., Locke, E. A. and Kirkpatrick, S. A. 1998. A Longitudinal Study of the Relation of Vision and Vision Communication to Venture Growth in Entrepreneurial Firms. Journal of Applied Psychology, 83(1): 43-54.

Cogliser, C. C. and Brigham, K. H. 2004. The Intersection of Leadership and Entrepreneurship: Mutual lessons to be learned. The Leadership Quarterly, 15: 771-799.

Daily, C. M., McDougall, P. P., Covin, J. G. and Dalton, D. R. 2002. Governance and Strategic Leadership in Entrepreneurial Firms. Journal of Management, 28(3): 387-412.

Gupta, V., MacMillan, I. C. and Surie, G. 2004. Entrepreneurial Leadership: Developing and measuring a cross-cultural construct. Journal of Business Venturing, 19: 241-260.

Kirkpatrick, S. A. and Locke, E. A. 1996. Direct and Indirect Effects of Three Core Charismatic Leadership Components on Performance and Attitudes. Journal of Applied Psychology, 81(1): 36-51.

Liden, R. C., & Antonakis, J. 2009. Considering Context in Psychological Leadership Research. Human Relations, 62(11): 1-18.

Walumbwa, F. O., Avolio, B. J., Gardner, W. L., Wernsing, T. S., & Peterson, S. J. 2008. Authentic leadership: Development and validation of a theory-based measure. Journal of Management, 34(1): 89-126.

Key References on Social Capital:

Aldrich, Howard and Zimmer, Catherine. 1986. Entrepreneurship Through Social Networks in Donald L. Sexton and Raymond W. Smilor (eds.) The Art and Science of Entrepreneurship. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Ballinger Publishing Company, pp. 3-23.

Burt, Ronald S. 1997. The Contingent Value of Social Capital. Administrative Science Quarterly, 42(2): 339-365.

Coleman, J. S. 1988. Social Capital in the Creation of Human Capital. American Journal of Sociology, 94 Supplement: S95-S120.

Jenssen, J. and Koenig, H. 2002. The Effect of Social Networks on Resource Access and Business Start-ups. European Planning Studies, 10(8): 1039-1046.

Khayesi, J. and George, G. 2011. When Does the Socio-Cultural Context Matter? Communal Orientation and Entrepreneurs’ Resource Accumulation Efforts in Africa. Journal of Occupational and Organizational Psychology, 84: 471-492.

Khayesi, J. 2010. The Double-Edged Sword ff Social Capital: Three Essays on Entrepreneurship in Developing Nations. Unpublished PhD Thesis submitted to the Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Lausanne, Switzerland

Khayesi, J., George, G. and Autio, E. 2009. “Structural Social Capital and the Cost of Raising Resources for Entrepreneurs: The Moderating Role of Shared Identity.” Paper presented at the Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference held at Babson College, MA, USA, 3-6 June 2009.

Maurer, I., and Ebers, M. 2006. Dynamics of Social Capital and their Performance Implications: Lessons From Biotechnology Start-Ups. Administrative Science Quarterly, 51(2): 262-292.

Nahapiet, J. and Ghoshal, S. 1998. Social Capital, Intellectual Capital, and the Organizational Advantage. Academy of Management Review, 23(2): 242-266.

Renzulli, Linda A. and Aldrich, Howard. 2005. Who Can You Turn To? Tie Activation within Core Business Discussion Networks. Social Forces, 34(1): 323-341.

Renzulli, L., Aldrich, H. and Moody, J. 2000. “Family Matters: Gender, Networks, and Entrepreneurial Outcomes.” Social Forces, 79(2):523-546.

Tsai, W. P. and Ghoshal, S. 1998. Social Capital and Value Creation: The role of intrafirm networks. Academy of Management Journal, 41(4): 464-476.

Uzzi, B. 1999. Embeddedness in the Making of Financial Capital: How Social Relations and Networks Benefit Firms Seeking Financing. American Sociological Review, 64: 481-505.

Key References on Strategy and Entrepreneurship:

Bird, Barbara J. 1989. Entrepreneurial Behavior. Illinois: Scott, Foreman and Company.

Cooper, Donald R. and Emory, C. William. 1995. Business Research Methods (fifth edition). Chicago: Irwin.

Covin, J. G. and Slevin, D. P. 1989. Strategic management of Small Firms in Hostile and Benign Environments. Strategic Management Journal, 10(1): 75-87.

Gartner, William B. 1988. “Who is an Entrepreneur?” is the Wrong Question. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Summer: 47-68.

Hoskisson, R. E., Eden, L., Lau, C. and Wright, M. 2000. Strategy in Emerging Economies. Academy of Management Journal, 43(3): 249-267.

Kilby, P. (ed.). 1971. Entrepreneurship and Economic Development. New York: The Free Press.

King, Kenneth. 1996. Jua Kali Kenya: Change and Development in an Informal Economy, 1970-95. Nairobi: East African Educational Publishers.

D. McCormick, P. Alila and M. Omosa (Eds.). 2007. Business In Kenya: Institutions and Interactions. Nairobi: University of Nairobi Press, pp11-37.

McCormick, D. and Pedersen, P. O. 1996. Small Enterprises: Flexibility and Networking in an African Context. Nairobi: Longhorn Kenya.

Mead, Donald, C. and Liedholm, C. 1998. The Dynamics of Micro and Small Enterprises in Developing Countries. World Development, 26(1): 61-74.

Pedersen, P. O. and McCormick, D. 1999. African Business Systems in a Globalising World. The Journal of Modern African Studies, 37(1): 109-135.

Shane, Scott. 2003. A General Theory of Entrepreneurship: The Individual-Opportunity Nexus. Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar.

Tushabomwe-Kazooba, C. 2006. Causes of Small Business Failure in Uganda: A Case Study from Bushenyi and MbararaTowns. African Studies Quarterly, 8(4): 27-35.