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Number of items: 55.

2014

Blundel, Richard (2014). ‘Circumspect vigilance’: reconsidering the implications of Edith Penrose’s single argument for sustainable economic development. In: Edith Penrose Centenary Conference, 14-15 November 2014, SOAS, University of London (forthcoming). file

Blundel, Richard; Baldock, Robert; Dadd, Deneise; Schaefer, Anja and Williams, Sarah (2014). Resilience and recovery: SME experiences of extreme weather events and other external threats. In: Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ISBE) 2014, 5-6 November 2014, Manchester (forthcoming). file

McGowan, Pauric; Blundel, Richard and Reid, Kristen (2014). Delivering effective enterprise education – the role of learning design and technology. Research and Information Service (RaISe), Northern Ireland Assembly. file

Clarke, Jean; Holt, Robin and Blundel, Richard (2014). Re-imagining the growth process: (co)-evolving metaphorical representations of entrepreneurial growth. Entrepreneurship and Regional Development, 26(3-4) pp. 234–256.

Blundel, Richard K. and Lyon, Fergus (2014). Towards a ‘long view’: historical perspectives on the scaling and replication of social ventures. Journal of Social Entrepreneurship (In Press). restricted access item, not available for direct download

2013

Blundel, Richard; Killip, Gavin and Fawcett, Tina (2013). Emerging models of environmentally sustainable enterprise: a comparative study of low-energy housing retrofit organisations in the UK and France. In: Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ISBE) 2013 Conference, 12-13 Nov 2013, Cardiff. file

Blundel, Richard and Tregear, Angela (2013). From artisans to 'factories': the interpenetration of craft and industry in English cheese-making, 1650–1950. In: Casson, Mark and Casson, Catherine eds. History Of Entrepreneurship: Innovation And Risk-Taking, 1200–2000. The International Library of Entrepreneurship, 2. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, pp. 587–621.

Blundel, Richard; Monaghan, Adrian and Thomas, Christine (2013). SMEs and environmental responsibility: a policy perspective. Business Ethics: A European Review, 22(3) pp. 246–262. file

Blundel, Richard and Smith, David J. (2013). Re-inventing artisanal knowledge and practice: a critical review of innovation in a craft-based industry. Prometheus: Critical Studies in Innovation, 31(1) pp. 55–73. file

Blundel, Richard; Ippolito, Kate and Donnarumma, David (2013). Effective Organisational Communication: Perspectives, principles and practices (4th edition). Harlow: Pearson.

Obeng, Bernard Aquah and Blundel, Richard K. (2013). Evaluating enterprise policy interventions in Africa: a critical review of Ghanaian small business support services. Journal of Small Business Management (In press). file

Blundel, Richard (2013). Beyond strategy: a critical review of Penrose’s ‘single argument’ and its implications for economic development. European Journal of the History of Economic Thought (In press). restricted access item, not available for direct download

2012

Obeng, Bernard A.; Blundel, Richard K. and Agyapong, Ahmed (2012). Enterprise education for small artisanal businesses: a case study of Sokoban Wood Village, Ghana. In: Thi Thanh Thai , Mai and Turkina, Ekaterina eds. Entrepreneurship in the Informal Economy: Models, Approaches and Prospects for Economic Development. Routledge Studies in Entrepreneurship (3). London: Routledge, pp. 192–207. file

Underwood, Sarah; Blundel, Richard; Lyon, Fergus and Schaefer, Anja (2012). Introducing social and sustainable enterprise: changing the nature of business. In: Underwood, Sarah; Blundel, Richard; Lyon, Fergus and Schaefer, Anja eds. Social and Sustainable Enterprise: Changing the Nature of Business. Contemporary Issues in Entrepreneurship Research, 2. Bingley: Emerald Group Publishing, xi-xv. file

Underwood, Sarah; Blundel, Richard; Lyon, Fergus and Schaefer, Anja eds. (2012). Social and Sustainable Enterprise: Changing the Nature of Business. Contemporary Issues in Entrepreneurship Research, 2. Bradford: Emerald.

Williams, Sarah; Schaefer, Anja and Blundel, Richard (2012). Engaging SMEs with business greening: the role of manager values. In: Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ISBE) 2012 Conference, 6-8 Nov 2012, Dublin, Ireland.

Blundel, Richard; Obeng, Bernard and Agyapong, Ahmed (2012). Promoting resilience and sustainability amongst informal sector artisans: the case of Sokoban Wood Village. In: Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship Conference: Social, Environmental and Ethical Enterprise Track, 6-8 Nov 2012, Dublin, Ireland.

Blundel, Richard; Monaghan, Adrian and Thomas, Christine (2012). Promoting environmentally sustainable enterprises: some policy options. In: Blackburn, Robert and Schaper, Michael T. eds. Government, SMEs and Entrepreneurship Development: Policy, Practice and Challenges. Farnham: Gower, pp. 171–184. file

Lyon, Fergus and Blundel, Richard (2012). The long view: applying historically informed approaches to study the growth of social ventures. In: 2012 Research Colloquium on Social Entrepreneurship, 16-19 July 2012, Oxford, UK.

Monaghan, Adrian; Blundel, Richard and Thomas, Christine (2012). Policies to promote environmental responsibility in SMEs: a case-based review. In: 18th Annual International Sustainable Development Research Conference, 24-26 June 2012, University of Hull.

2011

Blundel, Richard; Monaghan, Adrian and Thomas, Christine (2011). Evaluating the role of enterprise policies in purposive sustainability transitions: a case-based comparison. In: Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ISBE) 2011 Conference, 9th - 10th November 2011, Sheffield, England. file

Schaefer, Anja; Williams, Sarah and Blundel, Richard (2011). SMEs’ construction of climate change risks: the role of networks and values. In: SMEs: Moving Towards Sustainable Development, International Conference, 20-22 October, 2011, Montreal, Canada. file

Blundel, Richard; Lyon, Fergus and Spence, Laura J. (2011). Analyzing the growth process in social enterprises: an historical perspective. In: 3rd EMES International Research Conference on Social Enterprise: Social Innovation Through Social Entrepreneurship in Civil Society, 4-7 July 2011, Roskilde, Denmark.

Blundel, Richard and Lockett, Nigel (2011). Exploring Entrepreneurship: Practices and Perspectives. Oxford: Oxford University Press. file

Blundel, Richard and Monaghan, Adrian (2011). Teaching tigers to dance?: Evaluating the role of enterprise policies in purposive sustainability transitions. In: 2nd International Conference on Sustainability Transitions: Diversity, Plurality and Change: Breaking New Grounds in Sustainablility Transition Research, 13-15 June 2011, Lund University, Sweden.

Obeng, Bernard and Blundel, Richard (2011). Part 1 New SME curricula. In: Paton, Rob ed. ABLE-GHANA: Reports, Resources, Reflections. Milton Keynes: The Open University, pp. 14–20.

Paton, Rob; Blundel, Richard and Nyathi, Nceku (2011). The metal fabricators: challenges of growth in a small Ghanaian business. In: Paton, Rob ed. ABLE-GHANA: Reports, Resources, Reflections. Milton Keynes: The Open University, pp. 40–48.

2010

Blundel, Richard K.; Lyon, Fergus and Spence, Laura J. (2010). Historical perspectives on the evolution and growth dynamics of social enterprises: a comparative case analysis. In: The 33rd Institute of Small Business and Entrepreneurship Annual Conference (ISBE): Looking to the Future: Economic and Social Regeneration Through Entrepreneurial Activity, 3-4 November 2010, London, UK.

Blundel, Richard; Ramirez, Matias and Nye, Sheridan (2010). Climate Solidarity: A Review of Methodologies to Monitor and Evaluate Workplace Engagement. Defra, London.

Blundel, Richard K.; Spence, Laura J. and Zerbinati, Stefania (2010). Entrepreneurial social responsibility: scoping the territory. In: Spence, Laura and Painter-Morland, Mollie eds. Ethics in Small and Medium Sized Enterprises: a global commentary. Dordrecht, NL: Springer, pp. 123–145. file

Blundel, Richard (2010). Book review: Strategy without design: the silent efficacy of indirect action. Business History, 52(6) pp. 1022–1024. file

2009

Blundel, Richard and Spence, Laura J. (2009). Entrepreneurial dynamics and social responsibility: mapping an expanded intellectual territory. In: Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship, 32nd International Conference: Social, Environmental and Ethical Enterprise Track, 3-6 Nov 2009, Liverpool, UK. file

Blundel, Richard and Monaghan, Adrian (2009). Ships passing in the night?: re-thinking the relationship between entrepreneurial agency and purposive transitions. In: First European Conference on Sustainability Transitions: ‘Dynamics & Governance of Transitions to Sustainability’, 4-5 June 2009, Amsterdam. file

Blundel, Richard (2009). Book review: Entrepreneurship, growth and public policy: prelude to a knowledge spillover theory of entrepreneurship. International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behaviour & Research, 15(3) pp. 309–312. file

2008

Blundel, Richard; Spence, Laura J. and Zerbinati, Stefania (2008). From CSR to ESR?: exploring the entrepreneurial dimensions of corporate social responsibility. In: The International Society of Business, Economics and Ethics (ISBEE) World Congress, 15-18 July 2008, Cape Town, South Africa. file

Blundel, Richard (2008). Will there be blood?: entrepreneurial judgement and strategic choice in Chandlerian and revisionist narratives of industrialisation. In: Association of Business Historians Conference, 04-05 Jul 2008, University of Birmingham, UK. file

Blundel, Richard and Ippolito, Kate (2008). Effective Organisational Communication: Perspectives, principles and practices (3rd edition). Financial Times. Harlow: Pearson Education Limited.

Blundel, Richard (2008). Book review: The Oxford handbook of entrepreneurship. Entrepreneurship and Regional Development, 20(5) pp. 485–487. file

Blundel, Richard (2008). Book review: three decades of the enterprise culture: entrepreneurship, economic regeneration and public policy. International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behaviour & Research, 14(6) pp. 455–467. file

2007

Clark, Peter and Blundel, Richard (2007). Penrose, critical realism and the evolution of business knowledge: a methodological reappraisal. Management & Organizational History, 2(1) pp. 45–62. file

Blundel, Richard (2007). Critical realism: a suitable vehicle for entrepreneurship research? In: Neergaard, Helle and Ulhoi, John Parm eds. Handbook of Qualitative Research Methods in Entrepreneurship. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, pp. 49–74. file

2006

Blundel, Richard (2006). ‘Little ships’: the co-evolution of technological capabilities and industrial dynamics in competing innovation networks. Industry and Innovation, 13(3) pp. 313–334. file

Blundel, Richard and Tregear, Angela (2006). From artisans to “factories”: the interpenetration of craft and industry in English cheese-making, c1650-1950. Enterprise & Society, 7(4) pp. 705–739. file

Blundel, Richard (2006). Managing ‘collisions’ between entrepreneurial networks and industrial supply chains: a modified Penrosian perspective. International Journal of Management Concepts and Philosophy, 2(1) pp. 82–97. file

2005

Blundel, Richard (2005). Explaining cluster responses to globalization: the case of volume yacht manufacturing in Europe. Entrepreneurship & Regional Development, 17(6) pp. 405–429. file

Blundel, Richard (2005). Book review: Understanding industrial and corporate change. Business History, 47(4) pp. 487–489. file

Blundel, Richard (2005). Book review: the nature and dynamics of organizational capabilities. Business History, 47(3) pp. 487–489. file

2004

Blundel, Richard (2004). Effective Organisational Communication: Perspectives, Principles and Practices (2nd edition). Harlow: Financial Times / Prentice Hall.

2003

Blundel, Richard Kenneth (2003). The growth of 'connected' firms: a re-appraisal of Penrosian theory and its application to artisanal firms operating in contemporary business networks. Richard Blundel. file

2002

Blundel, Richard (2002). Reproducing artisanal knowledge in the New Economy: a case study of English farmhouse cheese making, 1850-2000. In: Danish Research Unit for Industrial Dynamics (DRUID) Summer Conference, 6-8 June 2002, Copenhagen, Denmark. file

Blundel, Richard (2002). Network evolution and the growth of artisanal firms: a tale of two regional cheesemakers. Entrepreneurship and Regional Development, 14(1) pp. 1–30. file

2001

Blundel, Richard K. and Hingley, Martin K. (2001). Exploring growth in vertical inter-firm relationships: small-medium firms supplying multiple food retailers. Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development, 8(3) pp. 245–265. file

2000

Blundel, Richard (2000). Book review: Knowledge societies: information technology for sustainable development. Journal of Management Studies, 37(5) pp. 771–774. file

Blundel, Richard (2000). Book review: Mobilizing resources and generating competencies: the remarkable success of small and medium-sized enterprises in the Danish business system. Journal of Management Studies, 37(8) pp. 1244–1247. file

1998

Blundel, Richard (1998). Effective Business Communication: Principles and Practice for the Information Age. Hemel Hempstead: Prentice Hall.

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