Are Founder-Led Firms Less Susceptible to Managerial Myopia?

[We’re pleased to welcome authors Charlotte L. Schuster of Technical University of Dresden, Alexander T. Nicolai of the University of Oldenburg, and Jeffrey G. Covin of Indiana University. They recently published an article in Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice entitled "Are Founder-Led Firms Less Susceptible to Managerial Myopia?," which is currently free to read for a limited time. Below, … Continue reading Are Founder-Led Firms Less Susceptible to Managerial Myopia?

The 2011 FBR Best Paper Award Goes to…

Family Business Review (FBR) announced that Jörn Block, TechnischeUniversität München, was announced the winner of the 2011 Best Paper award for his article entitled "Family management, family ownership, and downsizing: Evidence from S&p 500 Firms," which appeared in the June 2010 issue. The Judging Panel commented that "this article is a most interesting study with wide appeal … Continue reading The 2011 FBR Best Paper Award Goes to…

Research on Accounting in Family Firms

Carlo Salvato, Bocconi University, and Ken Moores, Bond University, published "Research on Accounting in Family Firms: Past Accomplishments and Future Challenges" in the September 2010 issue of Family Business Review. Professor Salvato and Professor Moores kindly provided the following thoughts on their article. Who is the target audience for this article? We explicitly designed this editorial … Continue reading Research on Accounting in Family Firms