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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Business and Management H-index 147 Citations 92,277 614 World Ranking 1 National Ranking 1
Economics and Finance H-index 126 Citations 63,164 491 World Ranking 12 National Ranking 2

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Awards & Achievements

21st Century Entrepreneurship Research Fellow

Fellow of the British Academy of Management

Mentor Award, Entrepreneurship Division, Academy of Management


What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Marketing
  • Finance

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Public relations, Corporate governance and Commercialization. His Marketing study combines topics in areas such as University spin-off, Portfolio, Knowledge management and Human capital. His Entrepreneurship study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Industrial organization, Process and Venture capital.

The various areas that he examines in his Public relations study include Phenomenon, Field and Commercial law. His Corporate governance research includes elements of Soviet union, Public administration, Valuation, Accounting and Corporate venture capital. His research in Commercialization tackles topics such as Intellectual property which are related to areas like Social issues and Mechanism.

His most cited work include:

  • Strategy in Emerging Economies (2569 citations)
  • The resource-based view of the firm: Ten years after 1991 (2052 citations)
  • Strategy Research in Emerging Economies: Challenging the Conventional Wisdom* (1354 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His main research concerns Entrepreneurship, Finance, Marketing, Venture capital and Private equity. His research in Entrepreneurship intersects with topics in Management, Public relations, Commercialization, Industrial organization and Business economics. Specifically, his work in Finance is concerned with the study of Equity.

His Marketing research includes elements of Human capital, Process and Portfolio. His Private equity study combines topics in areas such as Corporate governance, Accounting and Private equity fund. His Corporate governance research includes themes of Stakeholder, Restructuring and Market economy.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Entrepreneurship (31.77%)
  • Finance (20.47%)
  • Marketing (22.28%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2016-2021)?

  • Entrepreneurship (31.77%)
  • Private equity (17.27%)
  • Public relations (13.65%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Mike Wright mainly investigates Entrepreneurship, Private equity, Public relations, Corporate governance and Business economics. His Entrepreneurship research integrates issues from Economic growth, Economic geography, Marketing, Strategic management and Embeddedness. His Private equity study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Entrepreneurial finance and Management buyout, Accounting.

His Public relations research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Experiential learning, Field and Entrepreneurship education. He combines subjects such as State capitalism and Market economy with his study of Corporate governance. His work carried out in the field of Business economics brings together such families of science as Science studies and Commercialization.

Between 2016 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Digital affordances, spatial affordances, and the genesis of entrepreneurial ecosystems (223 citations)
  • Digital affordances, spatial affordances, and the genesis of entrepreneurial ecosystems (223 citations)
  • The digital transformation of innovation and entrepreneurship: Progress, challenges and key themes (146 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • Management
  • Finance

His primary areas of study are Entrepreneurship, Business economics, Public relations, Variety and Marketing. His work deals with themes such as Economic growth, Economic geography, Commercial law, Strategic management and Commercialization, which intersect with Entrepreneurship. His Commercialization research also works with subjects such as

  • Institutional theory together with Resource, Sophistication, Principal–agent problem and Publication,
  • Empirical evidence which connect with Knowledge management.

Mike Wright interconnects Endogeneity, Corporate governance, Project governance and Field in the investigation of issues within Public relations. His studies deal with areas such as Organizational commitment, Perception and Reputation as well as Marketing. His International business research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Emerging markets, Industrial organization and Venture capital.

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Top Publications

Strategy in Emerging Economies

Robert E. Hoskisson;Lorraine Eden;Chung Ming Lau;Mike Wright.
Academy of Management Journal (2000)

4424 Citations

The resource-based view of the firm: Ten years after 1991

Jay Barney;Mike Wright;David J. Ketchen.
Journal of Management (2001)

4158 Citations

Strategy Research in Emerging Economies: Challenging the Conventional Wisdom

Mike Wright;Igor Filatotchev;Robert E. Hoskisson;Mike W. Peng.
Journal of Management Studies (2005)

2167 Citations

The Future of Resource-Based Theory: Revitalization or Decline?

Jay B. Barney;David J. Ketchen;Mike Wright.
Journal of Management (2011)

1637 Citations

The internationalization of new and small firms: A resource-based view

Paul Westhead;Mike Wright;Deniz Ucbasaran.
Journal of Business Venturing (2001)

1475 Citations

Critical junctures in the development of university high-tech spinout companies

Ajay Vohora;Mike Wright;Andy Lockett.
Research Policy (2004)

1376 Citations

Science parks and incubators: Observations, synthesis and future research

Phillip H. Phan;Donald S. Siegel;Mike Wright.
Journal of Business Venturing (2005)

1054 Citations

Resources, capabilities, risk capital and the creation of university spin-out companies

Andy Lockett;Mike Wright.
Research Policy (2005)

1029 Citations

Spinning Out New Ventures: A Typology of Incubation Strategies from European Research Institutions

Bart Clarysse;Mike Wright;Andy Lockett;Els Van de Velde.
Journal of Business Venturing (2005)

1027 Citations

The Focus of Entrepreneurial Research: Contextual and Process Issues

Deniz Ucbasaran;Paul Westhead;Mike Wright.
Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice (2001)

953 Citations

Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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