If these views are representative of the general picture then they raise important questions as to where people can find accurate information on which to base decisions about being an entrepreneur," the Director of UNIEI
, Professor Martin Binks, said.
The authors would like to thank a number of individuals, who provided valuable advice on previous versions of the article, including Ari Hyytinen and the participants of the 2002 Babson College--Kauffman Foundation Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Boulder, CO; the 22nd Annual International Conference of the Strategic Management Society, Paris, France; and the Entrepreneurship Research Workshop of UNIEI
We thank a number of colleagues lot their helpful advice and contributions to our work, including David Ahlstrom, Richard Harrison, Henrikki Tikkanen, as well as participants in the Academy of International Business Meeting 2004, and the University of Nottingham Institute for Enterprise and Innovation (UNIEI
) Entrepreneurship Research Workshop held at the UNIEI
in June 2004.