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Linda Fiddler Edelman

Associate Professor, Management
DBA, Boston University, 2000
MBA, Boston University, 1989
Office: Adamian Academic Center 319 | 781.891._2530 | ledelman@bentley.edu
                       


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Bio

Dr. Linda F. Edelman (MBA, DBA; Boston University) is an Associate Professor of Strategic Management. She is the author of over 15 book chapters and 30 peer reviewed journal articles. Her work has appeared in the top management and entrepreneurship journal and she serves on three editorial boards. Her research examines strategic industry dynamics, women and nascent entrepreneurs, and entrepreneurial finance.

Teaching Interests

Strategic Management; Innovation

Research Interests

Entrepreneurship ; New Venture Creation;

Consulting/Practice Interests

Strategic Management, Innovation

Professional Memberships

Academy of Management
Strategic Management Society

Awards and Honors

2004, Best Paper Award Institute for Behavioral and Applied Management

Publications

Journal Article(s)
Edelman, L. F., Walter, L. The U.S. Brewing Industry, Strategic Windows and Survival . Journal of Management History. Forthcoming

Manolova, T. S., Brush, C., Edelman, L. F., Shaver, K. (2012). Entrepreneurial expectancies and growth intentions of US women and men nascent entrepreneurs,. Entrepreneurship and Regional Development, Special Issue on Female Entrepreneurship , 24 (1-2), 7-27.

Purkayastha, S., Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F., , . (2012). Diversification and performance in developed and emerging market contexts: A review of literature. International Journal of Management Reviews, 14 (1), 18-38.

Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2012). Ready for funding? Growth-oriented ventures and the pursuit of angel financing. Venture Capital: An International Journal of Entrepreneurial Finance , 14 (2-3), 111-129.

Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F., Brush, C. G., Rotefoss, B. (2012). Properties of emerging organizations: Empirical evidence from Norway. Small Business Economics, 39 (3), 763-781.

Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2011). Initial resource assembly in new ventures: Does location matter? Psicothema, 23 (3), 439-445.

Edelman, L. F., Brush, C. G., Manolova, T. S., Greene, P. G. (2010). Start-up motivations and growth intentions of minority nascent entrepreneurs. Journal of Small Business Management (48(2)), 174-196.

Edelman, L. F., Yli-Renko, H. (2010). The impact of environment and entrepreneurial perceptions on venture creation efforts: Bridging the discovery and creation views of entrepreneurship, . Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, 34 (5), 833-856.

Newell, S. M., Edelman, L. F. (2008). Developing a Dynamic Project Learning and Cross-Project Learning Capability: Synthesizing Two Perspectives. Information Systems Journal, 18 (6), 567-591.

Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F. (2008). What do women entrepreneurs want? Strategic Change Journal, 17 (3-4), 69-82.

Brush, C., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2008). The effects of initial location, aspirations, and resources on likelihood of first sale in nascent firms. Journal of Small Business Management, 46 (2), 159-182.

Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F., Brush, C. (2008). Separated by a common language? Entrepreneurship research across the Atlantic Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, 32 (2), 249-266.

Brush, C., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2008). Properties of Emerging Organizations: An Empirical Test. Journal of Business Venturing, 23 (5), 547-566.

Edelman, L. F., Brush, C., Manolova, T. S. (2008). Entrepreneurship Education: Correspondence between Practices of Nascent Entrepreneurs and Textbook Prescriptions for Success. Academy of Management Learning and Education, 7 (1), 56-70.

Fink, ., Hatten, ., Edelman, L. F. (2007). Supplier performance improvements in relational exchanges. Journal of Business and Industrial Marketing.

Fink, R., Edelman, L. F., Hatten, K., James, W. (2006). Transaction Cost Economics, Resource Dependency and Customer-Supplier Relationships. Industrial and Corporate Change.

Newell, S. M., Laurent, S., Edelman, L. F., Scarbrough, H., Swan, J., Bresnen, M. (2006). Sharing Learning Across Projects: Limits to Current Best Practice Initiatives. Management Learning.

Fink, R., Edelman, L. F., Hatten, K., James, W. (2006). Relational Exchange Strategies, Performance, Uncertainty and Knowledge. Journal of Marketing Theory and Practice, 14 (2), 139-153.

Edelman, L. F. (2005). Burn Your Business Plan: What Investors Really Want From Entrepreneurs. Academy of Management Learning and Education.

Bresnen, M., Edelman, L. F., Newell, S. M., Scarbrough, H., Swan, J. (2005). Exploring social capital in the construction firm. Building Research and Information, 33 (3), 235-244.

Edelman, L. F., Brush, C. G., Manolova, T. S. (2005). Co-Alignment In The Resource-Performance Relationship: Strategy As Mediator. Journal of Business Venturing, 20 (3), 359-383.

Newell, S. M., Cooprider, J. G., David, G. C., Edelman, L. F., Logan, T. (2005). Analyzing Different Strategies to Enterprise System Adoption: Reengineering-led versus Quick Deployment. International Journal Enterprise Information Systems.

Scarbrough, H., Bresnen, M., Edelman, L. F., Newell, S. M., Swan, J. (2004). The processes of project-based learning: An exploratory study. Management Learning, 35 (4), 491-506.

Edelman, L. F., Bresnen, M., Newell, S. M., Scarbrough, H., Swan, J. (2004). The Benefits and Pitfalls of Social Capital: Empirical Evidence from Two Organizations in the United Kingdom. British Journal of Management, 15, 59-69.

Fink, R., Hatten, K. J., James, W., Edelman, L. F. (2004). Supplier Performance Improvements in Relational Exchanges. Northeast Business and Economics Conference Proceedings.

Fink, R., Edelman, L. F. (2004). Resource Dependency Theory and Customer-Supplier Relationships. 2004 Proceedings of the Conference of the Institute of Applied Behavioral Management.

Scarbrough, H., Swan, J., Laurent, S., Edelman, L. F., Bresnen, M., Newell, S. M. (2004). Project-based learning and the role of learning boundaries. Organization Studies, 25 (9), 1579-1600.

Edelman, L. F., Friga, P. N., Mishina, Y., Yli-Renko, H. (2004). Is What You See What You Get? The Impact of Entrepreneurial Cognition and Resource Accumulation on New Venture Creation Frontiers of Entrepreneurship: Proceedings of the Babson Entrepreneurship Research Conference.

Bresnen, M., Edelman, L. F., Newell, S. M., Scarbrough, H., Swan, J. (2003). Social practices and the management of knowledge in project environments. International Journal of Project Management, 21, 157-166.

Newell, S. M., Edelman, L. F., Scarbrough, H., Swan, H., Bresnen, M. (2003). Best practice development and transfer in the NHS: the importance of process as well as product knowledge. Journal of Health Services Management, 16, 1-12.

Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2002). The Impact of Resources on Small Firm Internationalization. Journal of Small Business Strategy, 13 (1), 1-17.

Edelman, L. F., Brush, C. G., Manolova, T. S. (2002). The impact of human and organizational resources on small firm strategy. Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development, 9 (3), 236-244.

Bresnen, M., Edelman, L. F., Newell, S. M., Scarbrough, H., Swan, J. (2002). Knowledge Management for Project-Based Learning Construction. Construction Innovation and Global Competitveness, 172-85.

Manolova, T. S., Brush, C., Edelman, L. F., Greene, P. (2001). Internationalization of small firms: Personal factors . International Small Business Journal.

Edelman, L. F. (2001). Building the Flexible Firm: How to Remain Competitive. Technology Analysis and Strategic Management, 13 (1).

Edelman, L. F., Benning, A. (1999). Incremental Revolution: Organizational Change in Highly Turbulent Environments. Organization Development Journal.

Edelman, L. F. (1998). Active Learning in the Classroom: Emphasizing the Human and Cultural Environment of International Business. Eastern Academy of Management Conference Proceedings.

Brush, C. G., Greene, P. G., Hart, M. M., Edelman, L. F. (1997). Resource Configurations Over the Life Cycle of New Ventures. Frontiers of Entrepreneurship, Proceedings of the Babson Entrepreneurship Research Conference.

Edelman, L. F. (1994). The Unbounded Mind: Breaking the Chains of Traditional Business. Business and Society.

Book Chapters
Edelman, L. F, Bresnen, M, Newell, S. M, Scarborough, H, Swan, J. The Paradox of Social Capital, Structural, Cognitive and Relational Dimensions. . USA: . Strategic Management Society

Edelman, L. F, Brush, C. G, Hatten, K. J. Overcoming internal barriers: The mediating role of organizational culture in transfer satisfaction and team performance. In Zaheer, S (Eds.), . USA: . Unknown

Newell, S. M, Edelman, L. F, Scarbrough, H, Swan, J, Bresnen, M. Problems in the transfer of best practice efforts: An illustrative case. . Armonk NY: . M.E.Sharpe Inc

Edelman, L. F, Manolova, T. S, Brush, C. Readiness for funding: The influence of entrepreneurial team diversity, . International Research Handbook on Entrepreneurial Finance

Purkayastha, S, Manolova, T. S, Edelman, L. F. Business Group Effects on the Innovation-Internationalization Relationship: Evidence from the Indian Pharmaceutical Sector. In Tihanyi, L., Banalieva, E.R., Devinney, T.M., & Pedersen, T. (Eds.), Advances in International Management, Vol. 28: Emerging Economies and Multinational Enterprises. Bingley: . Emerald Group Publishing, Ltd.

Edelman, L. F, Manolova, T. S, Brush, C. G, Latham, S. (2014). Measuring progress in entrepreneurship research. In Carsrud, A., and Brannback, M. (Eds.), Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Entrepreneurship and Small Business (pp. 56-87). Cheltenham: . Edward Elgar

Edelman, L. F, Manolova, T. S, Brush, C. G. (2014). Size and Growth Rate of Women-Owned Businesses in the United States. In Kelly, L. (Eds.), Women Entrepreneurship: New Management and Leadership Models (pp. 69-95). Westport, CT.: . Praeger Publishers

Edelman, L. F, Randall, C, Galliers, R. D. (2014). Losing balance: Tradeoffs between exploration and exploitation innovation. Technology, Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Competitive Strategy, Volume 14. Emerald Group

Edelman, L. F, Yli-Renko, H. (2013). The impact of environment and entrepreneurial perceptions on venture creation efforts: Bridging the discovery and creation views of entrepreneurship. In Kurayko, D.F. and Morris, M.H (Eds.), Entrepreneurship and Leadership. Edward Elgar Publishing

Brush, C. G, Edelman, L. F, Manolova, T. S. (2011). Properties of Emerging Organizations: An Empirical Test. In Davidsson, P, Gordon, S.R. and Bergmann, H (Eds.), Nascent Entrepreneurship. Cheltenham: . Edward Elgar Publishing

Brush, C. G, Edelman, L. F, Manolova, T. S. (2011). Entrepreneurship Education: Correspondence between Practices of Nascent Entrepreneurs and Textbook Prescriptions for Success,. In Davidsson, P, Gordon, S.R. and Bergmann, H (Eds.), Nascent Entrepreneurship. Cheltenham: . Edward Elgar Publishing

Manolova, T. S, Edelman, L. F, C.G., B, Rotefoss, B. (2010). The USA and Norway: Empirical Evidence on Properties of Emerging Organizations. In C.G. Brush, L. Kolvereid, O. Widding, R. Sorheim, E. Bullvaag (Eds.), The Life Cycle of New Ventures: Emergence, Newness, and Growth. Cheltenham, UK:: . Edward Elgar

Manolova, T. S, Brush, C. G, Edelman, L. F. (2009). Start-up activities and new firm characteristics. New Firm Creation in the United States: Preliminary Explorations with the PSED II Data SEt. New York, NY: . Springer

Edelman, L. F, Manolova, T. S, Brush, C. G. (2009). Nascence to newness: The influence of internal and external factors on the likelihood of first sale. In Bradshaw, Maria V, Carrington, Patricia T (Eds.), Entrepreneurship and Its Economic Significance, Behavior and Effects (pp. 69-93). Hauppauge, NY: . Nova Publishing

Manolova, T. S, Brush, , Edelman, L. F, Greene, . (2009). Internationalization of small companies: Personal factors revisited. In McNaughton, Bell (Eds.), Entrepreneurship and Globalization (pp. 108-126). London: . Sage Publication

Newell, S. M, Edelman, L. F, Scarbrough, H, Swan, J, Bresnen, M. (2008). Problems in the Transfer of Best Practice Efforts: An Illustrative Case. In Markus, L, Grover, V (Eds.),  (pp. 301-316). New York: . M.E. Sharpe Inc

Edelman, L. F. (2008). Organizational Emergence: Business Start-up Issues. . London: . Sage Publications

Newell, S. M, Cooprider, J. G, David, G. C, Edelman, L. F, Logan, T. (2007). Analyzing different strategies to enterprise system adoption: Re-engineering-led vs. quick deployment. In Gunasekaran, A (Eds.),  (pp. 339-358). New York: . IGI Publishing

Bresnen, M, Edelman, L. F, Newell, S. M, Scarbrough, H, Swan, J. (2004). Exploring the Darker Side of Social Capital In the Context of Project Based Learning. In Huysman, M, Wulf (Eds.), . Cambridge, USA: . MIT Press

Bresnen, M, Edelman, L. F, Newell, S. M, Scarbrough, H, Swan, J. (2004). Community Perspective on Managing Knowledge in Project Environments. In Love, P, Irani, Z, Fong, P (Eds.), . London: . Butterworth Heinemann

Brush, C. G, Edelman, L. F. (2000). Women Entrepreneurs: Opportunities for Database Research. . Greenwich, CT USA: . JAI Press

Conference Proceeding(s)
Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F., Brush, C. G. Access to Early Stage Financing: The Case of the Missing Women. Babson College, Babson Entrepreneurship Research Conference. Forthcoming

Randall, C., Edelman, L. F., Galliers, R. D. (2013). "Exploration during Development: The Effects of Opportunism and Resource Dependence on Innovation". , Academy of Management Annual Meeting.

Onkelinx, J., Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F. (2012). The role of employee human capital in the accelerated internationalization of SMEs: Empirical evidence from Belgium. Babson College. Forthcoming

Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2010). Ready to Launch? Growth-Oriented Ventures and the Pursuit of Angel Financing , Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference.

Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2010). Ready to launch? Growth-oriented ventures and the pursuit of angel financing Babson College. Forthcoming

Liu, Q., Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F. (2009). Entrepreneurial Orientation and New Business Performance in China: The Role of Resource Endowment. Babson College, Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference,.

Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F., Brush, C. (2008). Touched by an angel: Entrepreneurs seeking and obtaining private equity financing. Western New England Law School, Third Annual Interdisciplinary Conference on Entrepreneurship and Community Development at the Western New England College Law and Business Center for Advancing Entrepreneurship,.

Manolova, T. S., Brush, C., Edelman, L. F. (2007). What do women (and men) want? Entrepreneurial expectancies of women and men entrepreneurs Babson College, Kauffman Foundation, Babson College-Kauffman Foundation Entrepreneurship Research Conference.

Conference Paper(s)
Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. (2008). 2008 Properties of Emerging Organizations: Empirical Evidence from Norway. Kauffman Foundation, 2008 Seminar on research using the Panel Studies of Entrepreneurial Dynamics,.

Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F., Brush, C., Shaver, K. (2008). One size doesn't fit all: Growth expectancies of US women and men nascent entrepreneurs. Diana International Research Group, Diana International Research Symposium, .

Conference Presentations

Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Shirokova, G. V., Tsukanova, T. V. (2015). "The Impact of Family Support on Young Entrepreneurs' Start-Up Activities." Presented at the Academy of Management's Academy of Management Meeting, Vancouver, BC.

Purkayastha, S., Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F. (2015). "Does Business Group Affiliation Help Translate Research Inputs into Export Expansion? Empirical Evidence from the Indian Pharmaceutical Sector" Presented at the Academy of International Business's Academy of International Business Meeting, Bangalore, India.

Manolova, T. S., Shirokova, G. V., Tsukanova, T. V., Edelman, L. F. (2015). "Family Support and Young Entrepreneurs’ Start-Up Activities in an Emerging and Developed Economy Context: An Empirical Exploration." Presented at the Academy of International Business's Academy of International Business Meeting, Bangalore, India.

Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2015). "To Pivot or Not to Pivot: Why do Nascent Ventures Change their Business Models?" Presented at the Babson College's Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Wellesley, MA.

Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Shirokova, G. V., Tsukanova, T. V. (2015). "The Impact of Family Support on Young Female Entrepreneurs' Start-Up Activities." Presented at the Diana International's Diana International Research Conference, Wellesley, MA.

Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F. (2014). "Setting Up a Research Agenda Based on Large-Scale Datasets." Presented at the GSOM St. Petersburg University's Research Workshop, St. Petersburg, Russia.

Edelman, L. F., Brush, C. G., Manolova, T. S. (2014). "Signals of Quality: Which New Ventures Are Suitable for Funding?" Presented at the Strategic Management Society 's Strategic Management Society Annual Conference, Madrid, Spain.

Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2014). "Angel Financing." Presented at the Academy of Management's Academy of Management Meeting, Philadelphia, PA.

Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2014). "Business Models and Opportunity Shaping." Presented at the Academy of Management's Academy of Management Meeting, Philadelphia, PA.

Edelman, L. F., Neck, H., Corbett, A., Haynie, J., Sama, L. (2014). "Spreading the word: Innovation in Entrepreneurship Pedagogy." Presented at the Academy of Management's Academy of Management Research Conference, Philadelphia, PA.

Purkayastha, S., Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F. (2014). "Innovation and Internationalization in the Indian Pharmaceutical Sector: The Moderating Role of Ownership Structures." Presented at the Academy of International Business's Academy of International Business Meeting, Vancouver, BC.

Brush, C. G., Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F. (2014). "Access to Early Stage Financing: The Case of the Missing Women." Presented at the Babson College's Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference, London, ON.

Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2014). "Readiness for Funding: The Influence of Entrepreneurial Team Diversity." Presented at the Diana International's Diana International Research Conference, Stockholm, Sweden.

Purkayastha, S., Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F. (2013). "Ownership Effects on the Innovation-Internationalization Relationship: A Study of the Indian Pharmaceutical Sector." Presented at the Strategic Management Society's SMS Special Conference on Strategic Leadership: An Emerging Market Perspective, Mahali, India.

Purkayastha, S., Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F. (2013). "Innovation and Internationalization in the Indian Pharmaceutical Sector: The Role of Ownership Structures." Presented at the Strategic Management Society 's Strategic Management Society Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA.

Edelman, L. F., Fink, R., Hatten, K. (2013). "Enduring Buyer-Seller Relationships." Presented at the Northeast Business and Economics Association's Northeast Business and Economics Conference, Bretton Woods, NH.

Randall, C., Edelman, L. F., Galliers, R. D. (2013). ""Exploration during Development: The Effects of Opportunism and Resource Dependence on Innovation"." Presented at the Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL.

Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. G. (2013). "Hidden Information: The Impact of Received Signals on the Continued Interest of Angel Investors." Presented at the Academy of Management's Academy of Management Meeting, Orlando, FL.

Onkelinx, J., Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F. (2013). "Broken Promises: Performance Implications of SMEs’ Export Exits." Presented at the Babson College's Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Lyon, France.

Onkelinx, J., Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F. (2013). "De-Internationalization and its Consequences: Empirical Evidence from Belgium." Presented at the University of Edinburgh Business School's International Workshop in International Entrepreneurship, Edinburgh, UK.

Onkelinx, J., Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F. (2012). "Productivity and the Internationalization of Belgian SMEs: The Role of Employee Human Capital." Presented at the Academy of Management's Academy of Management Meeting, Boston, MA.

Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2012). "Signals of Quality and Intent: Which New Ventures Are Suitable for Funding." Presented at the Academy of Management's Academy of Management Meeting, Boston, MA.

Onkelinx, J., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2012). "The Role of Employee Human Capital in the Accelerated Internationalization of SMEs: Empirical Evidence from Belgium." Presented at the Babson College's Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Fort Worth, TX.

Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. G. (2011). "Communicating with Angel Investors: Signaling Quality and Intent." Presented at the Strategic Management Society's Strategic Management Society Annual International Conference, Miami, FL.

Edelman, L. F., Bakstran, L. (2011). "The Natural Environment as a Source of Competitive Advantage." Presented at the Strategic Management Society's Strategic Management Society Annual Research Conference, Miami, Florida.

Manolova, T. S., Onkelinx, J., Edelman, L. F. (2011). "Human Capital and SME Internationalization: Empirical Evidence from Belgium." Presented at the Academy of International Business's Academy of International Business Meeting, Nagoya, Japan.

Edelman, L. F., Brush, C. G., Manolova, T. S. (2011). "Signaling Credibility to Angel Investors." Presented at the Academy of International Business's Academy of International Business Meeting, Nagoya, Japan.

Onkelinx, J., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2011). "Too Much of a Good Thing? The Role of Human Capital in SME Internationalization" Presented at the Babson College's Babson Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Syracuse, New York.

Bakstran, L., Edelman, L. F., Hatten, K. (2010). "The Natural Environment as a Source of Competitive Advantage in the U.S. Brewing Industry." Presented at the Academy of Management 's Academy of Management Research Conference, Montreal, QB.

Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2010). "Ready to Launch? Growth-Oriented Ventures and the Pursuit of Angel Financing" Presented at the Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Lausanne, Switzerland.

Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. (2009). "One Size Doesn’t Fit All: Growth Expectancies of U.S. Women and Men Nascent Entrepreneurs." Presented at the Western New England Law School's Interdisciplinary Conference, 2009: Women, Ethnicity and Entrepreneurship, Springfield, MA.

Bakstran, L., Edelman, L. F., Hatten, K. (2009). "Survival during shakeout in the U.S. brewing industry,." Presented at the Strategic Management Society 's Strategic Management Society Research Conference, Washington, DC.

Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. (2009). "Still blinded by the cites: Has there been progress in entrepreneurship research?" Presented at the Academy of Management's Academy of Management Research Conference, Chicago, IL.

Bakstran, L., Edelman, L. F., Hatten, K. (2009). "The evolution of capabilities: strategic windows and firms survival in the U.S. brewing industry." Presented at the Academy of Management's Academy of Management Research Conference, Chicago, IL.

Brush, C., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2009). "Touched by an Angel." Presented at the Angel Capital Association's 2009 Angel Capital Association Annual Meeting, Wellesley, MA.

Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F. (2009). "Properties of Emerging Organizations: The Case of "Born-Global" Ventures." Presented at the Academy of International Business's Academy of International Business Meeting, San Diego, CA.

Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F., Brush, C. G., Rotefoss, B. (2009). "Properties of Emerging Organizations: Empirical Evidence from Norway." Presented at the Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Boston, MA.

Liu, Q., Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F. (2009). "Entrepreneurial Orientation and New Business Performance in China: The Role of Resource Endowment." Presented at the Babson College's Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference,, Wellesley, MA.

Brush, C., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2009). "Touched by an Angel: Growth Oriented Firms Positioning for Angel Investment,." Presented at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, 's Norwegian University of Science and Technology, , Trondheim, Norway.

Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F., Brush, C., Shaver, K. (2008). "One size doesn't fit all: Growth expectancies of US women and men nascent entrepreneurs." Presented at the Diana International Research Group's Diana International Research Symposium, , Belfast, Ireland.

Manolova, T. S., Brush, C., Edelman, L. F. (2008). "Properties of Emerging Organizations: A Comparison of Two Cohorts of Nascent Entrepreneurs." Presented at the New England Statistical Association's New England Statistics Symposium, , Boston, MA.

Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. (2008). "2008 Properties of Emerging Organizations: Empirical Evidence from Norway." Presented at the Kauffman Foundation's 2008 Seminar on research using the Panel Studies of Entrepreneurial Dynamics,, Greenville, SC.

Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F., Brush, C. (2008). "Touched by an angel: Entrepreneurs seeking and obtaining private equity financing." Presented at the Western New England Law School's Third Annual Interdisciplinary Conference on Entrepreneurship and Community Development at the Western New England College Law and Business Center for Advancing Entrepreneurship,, Springfield, MA.

Edelman, L. F., Brush, C., Manolova, T. (2008). "What do we know about Angel Investing: A firm perspective,." Presented at the Boston Harbor Angel Investment Group's Boston Harbor Angel Investment Group, Wellesley, MA.

Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2008). "Show me the money or money for nothing?" Presented at the Boston Harbor Angel Group's 2008 Annual Meeting, Babson College, Wellesley, MA.

Brush, C., Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F. (2007). "How do we know who we are until we see what we do? A snapshot of research in entrepreneurship" Presented at the Academy of Management's Academy of Management Research Conference, Philadelphia, PA.

Manolova, T. S., Brush, C., Edelman, L. F. (2007). "What do women (and men) want? Entrepreneurial expectancies of women and men entrepreneurs" Presented at the Babson College, Kauffman Foundation's Babson College-Kauffman Foundation Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Madrid, Spain.

Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F. (2007). "One Size Does Not Fit All: Growth Expectancies of U.S. Women and Men Nascent Entrepreneurs." Presented at the Bentley College's Gender Issues Across the Fields and Professions, Bentley College.

Newell, S. M., Edelman, L. F. (2006). "Project Learning and Cross-Project Learning Transfer: A Synthesis of Two perspectives." Presented at the AOM, Atlanta.

Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. (2006). "One Size Doesn’t Fit All: Growth Expectancies of U.S Women and Men Nascent Entrepreneurs." Presented at the Kauffman Foundation's 2006 Seminar on research using the Panel Studies of Entrepreneurial Dynamics, Greenville, SC.

Edelman, L. F., Brush, C., Manolova, T. S. (2006). "One Size Doesn’t Fit All: Growth Expectancies of U.S Women and Men Nascent Entrepreneurs,." Presented at the Academy of Management's Academy of Management Research Conference, Atlanta, Georgia.

Newell, S. M., Edelman, L. F. (2006). "Developing dynamic project learning and cross- project learning capability: Synthesizing two perspectives." Presented at the Academy of Management 's Academy of Management Research Conference, , Atlanta, Georgia.

Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. G. (2005). "Entrepreneurial Education: Do They Practice What We Teach?" Presented at the Academy of Management Research Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Edelman, L. F. (2005). "A Social Information Processing Approach to New Venture Creation,." Presented at the Babson College; Kauffman Foundation's Babson College-Kauffman Foundation Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Wellesley, MA.

Fink, R., Hatten, K., James, W., Edelman, L. F. (2005). "Supplier Performance Improvements in Relational Exchanges,." Presented at the Northeast Business and Economics Conference,, Newport, RI.

Edelman, L. F., Bresnen, M., Laurant, S., Newell, S. M., Scarborough, H., Swan, J. (2005). "Satisfaction with Project Learning and Transfer: An Exploration of the Role of Intellectual and Social Capital,." Presented at the IKON's Organizational Knowledge, Learning and Capabilities Conference, , Boston, MA.

Edelman, L. F., Brush, C. G., Manolova, T. S. (2004). "Properties of Emerging Organizations: An Empirical Test." Presented at the Academy of Management Research Conference, New Orleans, LA.

Newell, S. M., Edelman, L. F. (2004). "Cross-Project Learning: the importance of social mechanisms." Presented at the EGOS, Llujbliana.

Cooprider, J. G., David, G. C., Edelman, L. F., Logan, T., Newell, S. M. (2004). "Exploring Successful Enterprise System Implementation."

Edelman, L. F., Bresnen, M., Laurent, S., Newell, S. M., Scarbrough, H., Swan, J. (2004). "Shared Learning across projects." Presented at the Fifth European Conference on Organizational Knowledge, Learning, and Capabilities, Insbruck, Austria.

Fink, R., Edelman, L. F. (2004). "Transaction Cost Economics, Resource Dependency Theory and Customer-Supplier Relationships." Presented at the Institute of Applied Behavioral Management Research Conference, Best Paper Recipient, Providence, RI.

Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2004). "Properties of emerging organizations: An empirical test."

Edelman, L. F., Scarbrough, H., Bresnen, M., Laurent, S., Newell, S. M., Swan, J. (2003). "Learning from projects: the interplay of absorptive and reflective capacity." Presented at the 5th International Conference on Organizational Learning and Knowledge, Lancaster Univeristy Management School, Lancaster, UK.

Edelman, L. F., Bresnen, M., Newell, S. M., Scarbrough, H., Swan, J. (2003). "Drawbacks to utilizing social capital: Empirical evidence from two UK organizations." Presented at the Academy of Management conference, Seattle.

Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2003). "Home or away: The impact of initial location decisions on resource assembly in nascent firms." Presented at the Academy of Management Conference, Seattle, WA.

Edelman, L. F., Bresnen, M., Laurent, S., Newell, S. M., Scarbrough, H., Swan, J. (2003). "The Benefits and Pitfalls of Social Capital: Tmpirical Evidence from Two Organizations in the United Kingdom." Presented at the Academy of Management Research Conference, Seattle, WA.

Edelman, L. F., Brush, C. G., Manolova, T. S. (2003). "Home or Away: Initial Location Decisions and the Construction of New Ventures' Resource Base." Presented at the Babson College-Kauffman Foundation Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Wellesley, MA.

Scarbrough, H., Laurent, S., Bresnen, M., Edelman, L. F., Newell, S. M., Swan, J. (2003). "Project Organizations, Embeddedness and Repositories of Knowledge." Presented at the EGOS, New York.

Edelman, L. F., Bresnen, M., Laurent, S., Newell, S. M., Scarbrough, H., Swan, J. (2003). "The Effect of Team Structure On Project-Based Learning." Presented at the Fourth European Conference on Organizational Knowledge, Learning, and Capabilities, Barcelona, Spain.

Edelman, L. F., Bresnen, M., Laurent, S., Newell, S. M., Scarbrough, H., Swan, J. (2003). "Exploring the Use of Social Capital in the Constructive Firm." Presented at the Knowledge Construction Research Conference: International Symposium of Council of Research, Singapore.

Edelman, L. F., Frohlich, M. (2002). "Managing Transitions in Manufacturing Firms: A Cross-Cultural Comparison." Presented at the Academy of Management Research Conference, Denver, CO.

Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2002). "Nascency to Newness: The Influence of Internal and External Factors On the Likelihood of First Sales." Presented at the Academy of Management Research Conference, Denver, CO.

Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2002). "Home or away: Initial location decisions and the construction of new ventures' resource base." Presented at the Babson-Kauffman Enttrepreneurship Research Conference, Boulder, CO.

Edelman, L. F., Bresnen, M., Newell, S. M., Scarbrough, H., Swan, J. (2002). "Knowledge Management for Project-Based Learning in Construction." Presented at the CIB Conference, Cincinnati, OH.

Edelman, L. F., Bresnen, M., Newell, S. M., Scarbrough, H., Laurent, S., Swan, J. (2002). "Cross Sector Research on Knowledge Management Practices for Project-Based Learning." Presented at the European Academy of Management, London.

Edelman, L. F., Bresnen, M., Newell, S. M., Scarbrough, H., Swan, J. (2002). "The Dark Side of Social Capital." Presented at the Managing Knowledge: Conversations and Critique, Athens, Greece.

Edelman, L. F., Bresnen, M., Newell, S. M., Scarbrough, H., Swan, J. (2002). "Developing a Grounded Model of Project-Based Learning: Human Capital, Social Capital, and Organizational Context." Presented at the Strategic Management Society Research Conference, Paris, France.

Edelman, L. F., Frohlich, M. (2002). "The Causal Links between Knowledge Transfer Strategies and New Product Development Performance." Presented at the Strategic Management Society Research Conference, Paris, France.

Edelman, L. F., Bresnen, M., Newell, S. M., Scarbrough, H., Swan, J. (2001). "The Inevitability of Reinvention in Project-Based Learning." Presented at the 17th EGOS Colloquium, London.

Edelman, L. F. (2001). "Overcoming Internal Barriers: The Mediating Role of Organizational Culture Transfer Satisfaction and Team Performance." Presented at the Academy of Management Research Conference, Washington, DC.

Edelman, L. F., Brush, C. G., Manolova, T. S. (2001). "Resources-Conduct-Performance: An Empirical Investigation of the Mediating Role of Strategies in Small Firm Performance." Presented at the Academy of Management Research Conference, Washington, DC.

Edelman, L. F., Brush, C. G., Manolova, T. S. (2001). "The impact of human and organizational resources on small firm strategy." Presented at the Babson Kauffman Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Wellesley, MA.

Edelman, L. F. (2001). "Barriers to the Flow of Intra-Organizational Competencies and the Role of Organizational Culture."

Edelman, L. F., Bresnen, M., Newell, S. M., Scarbrough, H., Swan, J. (2001). "Cross Project Learning in the Health-Care Sector: The Need to Generate Knowledge Before Knowledge can be Transferred." Presented at the Managing Knowledge: Conversations and Critiques, Leister, UK.

Edelman, L. F. (2001). "The Internal Transfer of Team-Embodied Competencies: The Mediating Role of Organizational Context." Presented at the Strategic Management Society Research Conference, San Francisco, CA.

Edelman, L. F., Bresnen, M., Newell, S. M., Scarbrough, H., Swan, J. (2001). "The Paradox of Social Capital: Structural, Cognitive and Relational Dimensions." Presented at the Strategic Management Society Research Conference, San Francisco, CA.

Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. G., Green, P. G. (2000). "Internationalization of Small Companies: Personal Factors Revisited." Presented at the Academy of Management Research Conference, Toronto, Canada.

Edelman, L. F., Bresnen, M., Newell, S. M., Scarbrough, H., Swan, J. (2000). "Knowledge Management for Project-Based Learning: Evidence from the Midlands Hospital." Presented at the British Academy of Management Research Conference, Edinburgh, Scotland.

Edelman, L. F. (2000). "Knowledge Management: Future Research Directions."

Edelman, L. F. (1999). "Appropriative Capabilities: Facilitators and Impediments to Internal Competency Replication in Firms Operating in Dynamic Environments." Presented at the Academy of Management Research Conference, Chicago, IL.

Edelman, L. F. (1999). "Issues in Doctoral Research: Developing Research Questions and Methodologies."

Edelman, L. F., Brush, C. G. (1999). "Beyond Barriers: Research on the Firm-Level Processes that Facilitate Internal Team-Embodied Knowledge Transfers." Presented at the Strategic Management Society Research Conference, Berlin, Germany.

Edelman, L. F., Brush, C. G., Manolova, T. S. (1998). "Internationalization in small firms: Which resources matter?" Presented at the Academy of Management Conference, San Diego, CA.

Edelman, L. F., Benning, A. (1998). "Incremental Revolution: Organizational Change in Highly Turbulent Environments." Presented at the Academy of Management Research Conference, San Diego, CA.

Edelman, L. F., Brush, C. G., Manolova, T. S. (1998). "Internationalization and Small Firms: Do Personal Factors Matter?" Presented at the Academy of Management Research Conference, San Diego, CA.

Edelman, L. F. (1998). "Active Learning in the Classroom: Emphasizing the Human and Cultural Environment of International Business." Presented at the Eastern Academy of Management Research Conference, Springfield, MA.

Edelman, L. F., Brush, C. G., Green, P. G., Hart, M. M. (1997). "Resource Configurations Over the Life Cycle of New Ventures." Presented at the Babson College-Kauffman Foundation Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Wellesley, MA.

Edelman, L. F., Fink, R. C., Hatten, K. J., Dant, R. P. (1996). "Is Closer Better? Assessing the Relationship Between the U.S. Pulp, Paper, and Paperboard Industry and their Process Control Equipment Suppliers" Presented at the Strategic Management Society Research Conference, Pheonix, AZ.

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