Linda Edelman

  • Professor, Management
  • DBA Boston University
  • MBA Boston University

Teaching Interests

Strategic Management; Innovation

Research Interests

Entrepreneurship ; New Venture Creation; Strategic Management

Consulting/Practice Interests

Strategic Management, Innovation

Bio

Linda F. Edelman is a Professor of Strategic Management and the Chair of the Management Department. Her research examines small firms, women, and nascent entrepreneurs. She has published in many of the top journals in her area, serves on four editorial boards and is the co-author of four books. She teaches strategic management and innovation to all level of students and to executives.

Professional Memberships

  • Academy of Management
  • Strategic Management Society
  • Awards and Honors

  • 2020, Top 100 reviewers of 2020, Journal of Small Business Management,
  • 2020, 2020 International Management Division, Best Paper on Emerging Market Award Finalist, Academy of Management Research Conference, Vancouver, Canada/Virtual online
  • 2019, Outstanding Author Contribution Winner, Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence -
  • 2018, Best Paper, STEP Conference
  • 2018, Outstanding Scholarly Contribution Award, Bentley University
  • 2018, Best Paper, Academy of Management
  • 2018, Outstanding Reviewer, Academy of Management
  • 2018, Showcase Symposium, Academy of Management
  • 2017, Best Paper Award - nominated, Diana International Research Conference
  • 2017, Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence, Emerald Publisher
  • 2015, 2015 Emerald Literati Network Award for Excellence, Emerald Publisher
  • 2004, Best Paper Award Institute for Behavioral and Applied Management
  • Publications

    Journal Articles


  • Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. G., Chow, C. M. (2021). Signal Configurations: Exploring Set-Theoretic Relationships in Angel Investing. Journal of Business Venturing.
  • Gimenez Jimenez, D., Edelman, L. F., Calabrò, A., Dawson, A. (2020). Women Entrepreneurs’ Progress in the Venturing Process: The Impact of Risk Aversion and Culture. Small Business Economics, Special Issue: Women’s Entrepreneurship and Culture..
  • Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Shirokova, G., Tsukanova, T. (2020). Context Matters: The Importance of University and Family for Young Nascent Entrepreneurs. Russian Management Journal, (18) 2 127-154.
  • Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F., Elam, A. (2020). Pivoting to Stay the Course: How Women Entrepreneurs Take Advantage of Opportunities Created by the COVID-19 Pandemic. International Small Business Journal, (38) 6 481-491.
  • Fedorenko, I., Berthon, P., Edelman, L. F. (2020). Hide and uncover: The use of secrets in marketing,. Journal of Marketing Management.
  • Gimenez Jimenez,, D., Edelman, L. F., Minola, T., Calabrò, A. (2020). An Intergeneration Solidarity Perspective on Succession Intentions in Family Firms. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice.
  • Hechavarria,, D., Brush, C., Bullough, A., Edelman, L. F. (2019). High Growth Women’s Entrepreneurship: Fueling Social and Economic Development,. Journal of Small Business Management. 57:1, 5-13.
  • Edelman, L. F., Brush, C., Manolova, T. S., Welter, F. (2019). A Gendered Look at Entrepreneurship Ecosystems. Small Business Economics, (53) 2 393-408.
  • Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F., Shirokova, G., Tsukanova, T. (2019). Youth Entrepreneurship in Emerging Economies: Can Family Support Help Navigate Institutional Voids?. Journal of East-West Business, (25) 4 363-395.
  • Bogatyreva, K., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Osiyevskyy, O., Shirokova, G. (2019). When Do Entrepreneurial Intentions Lead to Actions? The Role of National Culture. Journal of Business Research, (96) 309-321.
  • Purkayastha, S., Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F. (2018). Business Group Effects on the R&D Intensity-Internationalization Relationship: Empirical Evidence from India. Journal of World Business, (53) 2 104-117.
  • Edelman, L. F., Donnelly, R., Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. G. (2018). Gender Stereotypes in the Angel Investment Process. International Journal of Gender and Entrepreneurship, (10) 2 134-157.
  • Edelman, L. F., Fink, R., Hatten, K., James, W., Keeler, J. (2017). Relational focus in long duration buyer-seller relationships. International Journal of Management and Decision Making.
  • Randall, C., Edelman, L. F., Galliers, R. (2017). Ambidexterity lost? Promising innovation and the exploration/exploitation plan. The Journal of High Technology Management Research, (28) 1 1-16.
  • Edelman, L. F., Walters, L., Hatten, K. (2016). Early entry, capabilities and shakeout in the U.S. brewing industry. Management History. 22,1 24-49.
  • Jurgens, M., Berthon, P., Edleman, L. (2016). Social Media Revolutions: The Influence Of Secondary Stakeholders. Business Horizons, (59) 2 129–136.
  • Onkelinx, J., Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F. (2016). Human Capital and SME Internationalization: Empirical Evidence from Belgium. International Small Business Journal. 34(5) 818-837.
  • Onkelinx, J., Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F. (2016). The Human Factor: Investments in Employee Human Capital, Productivity, and SME Internationalization. Journal of International Management, (22) 4 351-364.
  • Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Shirokova, G., Tsukanova, T. (2016). The impact of family support on young nascent entrepreneurs’ start-up activities. Journal of Business Venturing. 31, 4 365-484.
  • Walter, L., Edelman, L. F., Hatten, K. (2014). The US Brewing Industry, Strategic Windows and Survival. Journal of Management History, (20) 4 434-458.
  • 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. (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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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). Properties of Emerging Organizations: An Empirical Test. Journal of Business Venturing, (23) 5 547-566.
  • 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.
  • 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). Relational Exchange Strategies, Performance, Uncertainty and Knowledge. Journal of Marketing Theory and Practice, (14) 2 139-153.
  • 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). Transaction Cost Economics, Resource Dependency and Customer-Supplier Relationships. Industrial and Corporate Change.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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. (2005). Burn Your Business Plan: What Investors Really Want From Entrepreneurs. Academy of Management Learning and Education.
  • Fink, R., Hatten, K. J., James, W., Edelman, L. F. (2004). Supplier Performance Improvements in Relational Exchanges. Northeast Business and Economics Conference Proceedings.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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., 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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. (2001). Building the Flexible Firm: How to Remain Competitive. Technology Analysis and Strategic Management, (13) 1
  • Manolova, T. S., Brush, C., Edelman, L. F., Greene, P. (2001). Internationalization of small firms: Personal factors. International Small Business Journal.
  • 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.

    Books


  • Bullough, A., Hechavarria, D., Brush, C., Edelman, L. F. (2019). Programs Policies and Practices around High-Growth Women’s Entrepreneurship,. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar
  • Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. G. (2017). Angel Investing: A Literature Review, (Foundations and Trends in Entrepreneurship) 13: No. 4-5 265-439. now publishers
  • Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F., Robb, A., Welter, F. (2017). Entrepreneurial Ecosystems and Growth of Women's Entrepreneurship. Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Belyaeva, T. V., Bogatyreva, K. A., Knatko, D. M., Laskovaya, A. K., Manolova, T. S., Morris, M. H., Osiyevskyy, O. V., Tsukanova, T. V., Shirokova, G. V., Edelman, L. F. (2016). Факторы Формирования Предпринимательской Активности Студентов (The Antecedents of Students’ Entrepreneurial Activity). St. Petersburg: St. Petersburg University Publishing

  • Book Chapters


  • Onkelinx, J., Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F. (2020). Too Much of a Good Thing? Employee Human Capital and the Accelerated Internationalization of Belgian Small and Medium-Sized Companies In Ramadani, V., Palalic, R., Dana, L.-P., Krueger, N., & Kaputo, A., (Eds.) Organizational Mindset of Entrepreneurship: Co-Creation Pathways of Structural Change and Innovation. 25-52. Cham: Springer
  • Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. G. (2017). U.S. Women Entrepreneurs and Their Access to Early Stage Financing In , (Eds.) The Routledge Companion to Global Female Entrepreneurship. 116-131. London: Routledge Publishing
  • Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F., Robb, A., Welter, F. (2017). Introduction In T. S. Manolova, C. G. Brush, L. F. Edelman, A. Robb, & F. Welter, (Eds.) Entrepreneurial Ecosystems and Growth of Women's Entrepreneurship. 3-15. Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Onkelinx, J., Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F. (2016). The Consequences of De-Internationalization: Empirical Evidence from Belgium In Devinney, T.M., Markman, G., Pedersen, T., & Tihanyi, L., (Eds.) . 45-66. Emerald Group Publishing
  • Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. (2015). Readiness for funding: The influence of entrepreneurial team diversity, In , (Eds.) International Research Handbook on Entrepreneurial Finance. 147-165.
  • Purkayastha, S., Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F. (2015). 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. 379-402. Bingley: Emerald Group Publishing, Ltd.
  • 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. 69-95. Westport, CT.: Praeger Publishers
  • 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. 56-87. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar
  • Edelman, L. F., Randall, C., Galliers, R. D. (2014). Losing balance: Tradeoffs between exploration and exploitation innovation In , (Eds.) 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). 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
  • 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
  • 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, ., Edelman, L. F., Greene, . (2009). Internationalization of small companies: Personal factors revisited In McNaughton, Bell, (Eds.) Entrepreneurship and Globalization. 108-126. London: Sage Publication
  • 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. 69-93. Hauppauge, NY: Nova Publishing
  • Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F. (2009). Start-up activities and new firm characteristics In , (Eds.) New Firm Creation in the United States: Preliminary Explorations with the PSED II Data SEt. New York, NY: Springer
  • 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.) . 301-316. New York: M.E. Sharpe Inc
  • Edelman, L. F. (2008). Organizational Emergence: Business Start-up Issues In , (Eds.) . 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.) . 339-358. New York: IGI Publishing
  • 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
  • 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
  • Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F. (2000). Women Entrepreneurs: Opportunities for Database Research In , (Eds.) . Greenwich, CT USA: JAI Press
  • Edelman, L. F., Bresnen, M., Newell, S. M., Scarborough, H., Swan, J. (). The Paradox of Social Capital, Structural, Cognitive and Relational Dimensions In , (Eds.) . USA: Strategic Management Society Forthcoming.
  • 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 Forthcoming.
  • Edelman, L. F., Brush, C., Alkhurafi, N. (). The labyrinth of women’s entrepreneurship In , (Eds.) Time for Solutions: Addressing Gender Barriers in the Workplace. Greenleaf Publishing
  • Newell, S. M., Edelman, L. F., Scarbrough, H., Swan, J., Bresnen, M. (). Problems in the transfer of best practice efforts: An illustrative case In , (Eds.) . Armonk NY: M.E.Sharpe Inc Forthcoming.

  • Conference Proceedings


  • Edelman, L. F.Manolova, T. S.Brush, C. G. (2018). Pathways to Leadership: Female Succession in Family Firms Babson College.
  • Edelman, L. F.Gimenez, D.Calabrò, A.Minola, T. (2018). The impact of affective commitment and in-group-collectivism on daughters' succession intentions, Academy of Management Proceedings. (Link)
  • Edelman, L. F.Manolova, T. S.Brush, C. (2017). Making Progress through the Angel Investment Process: The Effect of External Certification .
  • Manolova, T. S.Edelman, L. F.Brush, C. G. (2014). Access to Early Stage Financing: The Case of the Missing Women Babson College, (Babson Entrepreneurship Research Conference)
  • 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.
  • 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 Papers


  • Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. (2008). 2008 Properties of Emerging Organizations: Empirical Evidence from NorwayKauffman 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 entrepreneursDiana International Research Group, Diana International Research Symposium,.

  • Presentations

  • Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. G. (2021). “Ladies First? An Institutional Logics Perspective on Female Succession in Family Firms” Presented at the Babson College Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference Wellesley, MA
  • Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. G. (2021). “Ladies First? An Institutional Logics Perspective on Female Succession in Family Firms” Presented at the Higher School of Economics St. Petersburg, Russia Brown Bag Research Seminar Virtual
  • Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F., Brush, C. G. (2021). “A Strategic Reference Point Perspective on Risk Taking in Family Firms: Does the Gender of the Leader Make a Difference?” Presented at the Diana International Research Institutte Diana International Research Conference Virtual
  • Donnelly, R., Purkayastha, S., Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F. (2020). “More Money or More People? Institutional Distance, Slack Resources, and EMNE Internationalization” Presented at the Academy of Management Academy of Management Meeting
  • Edelman, L. F., Gimenez Jimenez, D., Andrea, C., Minola, T., Cassia, L. (2020). “An Intergenerational Solidarity Perspective on Succession in Family Firms” Presented at the International Council for Small Business, International Council for Small Business, online
  • Edelman, L. F., Hechavarria, D., Bullough, A., Brush, C. (2020). “Women’s High Growth Entrepreneurship: Programs, Polices and Practices” Presented at the Academy of Management Academy of Management online
  • Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. G. (2019). “Signal Configurations: Exploring Set-Theoretic Relationships in Angel Investing” Presented at the Babson College Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference Wellesley, MA
  • Edelman, L. F. (2019). “Women and Angel Financing: Insights from Academic Research” Presented at the Northeastern University The State of Women’s Advancement in Leadership, Entrepreneurship, and Policy: Bridging Research and Practice, Boston
  • Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. G. (2019). “Different but Equal? Exploring Gendered Set-Theoretic Configurations in Angel Investing” Presented at the Diana International Diana International Research Conference Wellesley, MA
  • Purkayastha, S., Donnelly, R., Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F. (2019). “Institutional Distance, Slack Resources, and Foreign Market Entry: Empirical Evidence from the Indian Computer Software Sector” Presented at the Academy of International Business Academy of International Business Meeting Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Edelman, L. F. (2019). “Signal Configurations: Exploring Set-theoretic Relationships in Angel Investing” Presented at the Kennesaw State University, GA Research seminar Kennesaw State University, GA
  • Gimenez Jimenez, D., Edelman, L. F., Minola, T., Calabrò, A., Cassio, L. (2019). “Entrepreneurial Exposure and Children’s Succession Intentions in Family Firms: A Gendered Perspective,” Presented at theIFERA Italy
  • Gimenez Jimenez, D., Edelman, L. F., Calabrò,, A., Minola, T. (2019). “Succession Intentions in Family Firms: Does Gender Matter?” Presented at theDiana International Research Conference Wellesley MA
  • Gimenez Jimenez, D., Edelman, L. F., Calabrò, A., Minola, T., Cassia,, L. (2019). “Gender and Succession Intentions in Family Firms: The Mediating Role of Affective Commitment,” Presented at the Academy of Management Academy of Management Research Conference Boston
  • Edelman, L., Gimenez Jimenez,, D., Calabrò,, A., Minola, T., Cassia, L. (2018). “The impact of affective commitment and in-group-collectivism on daughters' succession intentions,” Presented at the Academy of Management Academy of Management Research Conference, Chicago, IL.
  • Bogatyreva, K., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Osiyevskyy, O., Shirokova, G. (2018). “Intention-Action Gap among Student Entrepreneurs: An Institutional Perspective” Presented at the Canadian Council for SMEs and Entrepreneurship Canadian Council for SMEs and Entrepreneurship Conference Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2018). “Pathways to Leadership: Female Succession in Family Firms” Presented at the Babson College Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference Waterford, Ireland
  • Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Shirokova, G. V. (2018). “Never Waste a Crisis: Performance Effects of SMEs' Crisis Response in Emerging Markets” Presented at the Babson College Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference Waterford, Ireland
  • Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2018). “Female Succession in Family Firms: The Effect of Family Business Practices and National Cultural Values” Presented at theDiana International Research Conference Bangkok, Thailand
  • Edelman, L. F., Brush, C., Harrison, R., Hechavarria, D., Justo, R., McAdams, M. (2018). “A Gendered look at Entrepreneurship Ecosystems” Presented at the Academy of Management Academy of Management Research Conference, Chicago IL
  • Beliaeva, T., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Shirokova, G. (2018). “SME Crisis Response and Performance: Empirical Evidence from Russia” Presented at the Strategic Management Society Strategic Management Society Annual Meeting Paris, France
  • Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. G. (2018). “The Influence of Family Business Practices and National Economic Context on Female Succession in Family Firms” Presented at the Global STEP Project 2nd STEP Conference Cartagena, Colombia
  • Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2018). “Women and Angel Financing”
  • Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2018). “Organization and Management of Large-Scale Research Projects: Lessons from the panel Study of Entrepreneurial Dynamics (PSED)” Presented at the Vladivostok Doctoral Program Vladivostok Doctoral Research Workshop Zoom
  • Minola, T., Gimenez, D., Edelman, L. F., Calabrò, A. (2018). “Succession intentions in family firms’ female offspring: The interplay of cultural and cognitive antecedents” Presented at theCognitive Perspective in Entrepreneurship Research: Past, Present, and Future paris
  • Gimenez Jimenez, D., Calabrò, A., Edelman, L. F., Minola, T. (2017). “Institutions and Entrepreneurial Risk Taking of Family Firms: Insights from Emerging and Developing Economies"” Presented at theG-Forum 2017 Wuppertal, Germany
  • Bogatyreva, K. A., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Shirokova, G. V., Osiyevskyy , O. (2017). “Closing the Intention-Action Gap: An Institutional Perspective” Presented at the European Institute for Advanced Studies in Management 2017 RENT Conference Lund, Sweden
  • Bogatyreva, K. A., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Shirokova, G. V., Osiyevskyy , O. (2017). “Closing the Intention-Action Gap: An Institutional Perspective” Presented at the GSOM, Saint Petersburg University 2017 GSOM Emerging Markets Conference Saint Petersburg, Russia
  • Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. G., Donnelly, R. (2017). “In the Eyes of the Beholder: Gender Stereotypes and Social Judgments in the Angel Investment Process” Presented at the Diana International Diana International Research Conference Kansas City, MO
  • Bogatyreva, K. A., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Shirokova, G. V. (2017). “When Do Entrepreneurial Intentions Lead to Actions? The Role of National Culture” Presented at the Strategic Management Society Strategic Management Society Annual Conference Houston, TX
  • Bogatyreva, K. A., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Shirokova, G. V., Osiyevskyy , O. (2017). “Closing the Intention-Action Gap: An Institutional Perspective” Presented at the Academy of Management Academy of Management Meeting Atlanta, GA
  • Donnelly, R., Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F., Buono, A. F. (2017). “The Quadruple Bottomline: The Multinationality-Performance Relationship Revisited” Presented at theAcademy of International Business Dubai
  • Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. G. (2017). “Making Progress through the Angel Investment Process: The Effect of External Certification” Presented at the Babson College Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference Norman, OK
  • Edelman, L. F., Brush, C. G., Manolova, T. S. (2016). “Sex, Signals, and Angel Investors” Presented at the Babson College Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference Bodo, Norway
  • Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. G. (2016). “Financing Innovative Women Entrepreneurs: The Role of Angel Investors” Presented at the Diana International Diana International Research Conference Bodo, Norway
  • Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F., Shirokova, G. V., Tsukanova, T. T. (2016). “Women Nascent Entrepreneurs in Ecosystems: The Importance of University and Family” Presented at the Babson College Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference Bodo, Norway
  • Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F., Donnelly, R., Brush, C. G. (2016). “Lost in Transmission: Signals and Gender Bias in the Angel Investment Process” Presented at the Strategic Management Society Strategic Management Society Annual Conference Berlin, Germany
  • Edelman, L. F., Brush, C. G., Manolova, T. S. (2016). “Women Entrepreneurs Access to Early Stage Equity Financing: Opportunities and Challenges” Presented at the Academy of Management Academy of Management Meeting Anaheim, CA
  • Shirokova, G. V., Manolova, T. S., Tsukanova, T. T., Edelman, L. F. (2016). “Student Entrepreneurship in Emerging Markets: Can Family Help Overcome Institutional Voids?” Presented at the Academy of Management Academy of Management Meeting Anaheim, CA
  • Edelman, L. F., Gimenez Jimenez, D., Calabrò,, A., Minola, T. (2016). “Gender and Career Choice within the Family Firm” Presented at the Diana International Research Organization Diana International Research Conference Bodo, Norway
  • Purkayastha, S., Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F. (2016). “Business Group Effects on the R&D Intensity-Internationalization Relationship” Presented at the Academy of Management Academy of Management Meeting Anaheim, CA
  • Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Tsukanova, T. V., Shirokova, G. V. (2015). “Overcoming Institutional Voids: The Impact of Family Support on Youth Entrepreneurship in Emerging Markets” Presented at the Strategic Management Society Strategic Management Society Annual Conference Denver, CO
  • 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 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 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 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 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 Diana International Research Conference Wellesley, MA
  • Edelman, L. F., Onkelinx, J., Manolova, T. S. (2015). “The Impact of De-Internationalization on SME Performance” Presented at the Advances in International Business Paper Development Workshop, Denver, CO.
  • 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 Academy of Management Research Conference Philadelphia, PA
  • Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2014). “Readiness for Funding: The Influence of Entrepreneurial Team Diversity” Presented at the Diana International Diana International Research Conference Stockholm, Sweden
  • 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 Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference London, ON
  • 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 Academy of International Business Meeting Vancouver, BC
  • Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2014). “Business Models and Opportunity Shaping” Presented at the Academy of Management Academy of Management Meeting Philadelphia, PA
  • Brush, C. G., Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S. (2014). “Angel Financing” Presented at the Academy of Management Academy of Management Meeting Philadelphia, PA
  • 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 Strategic Management Society Annual Conference Madrid, Spain
  • Manolova, T. S., Edelman, L. F. (2014). “Setting Up a Research Agenda Based on Large-Scale Datasets” Presented at the GSOM St. Petersburg University Research Workshop St. Petersburg, Russia
  • 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 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 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 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 theAcademy 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 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 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 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 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 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 Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference Fort Worth, TX
  • Edelman, L. F., Brush, C. G., Manolova, T. S. (2011). “Signaling Credibility to Angel Investors” Presented at the Academy of International Business 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 Babson Entrepreneurship Research Conference Syracuse, New York
  • 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 Academy of International Business Meeting Nagoya, Japan
  • Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. G. (2011). “Communicating with Angel Investors: Signaling Quality and Intent” Presented at the Strategic Management Society 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 Strategic Management Society Annual Research Conference Miami, Florida
  • 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 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 theBabson 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 theBabson 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 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, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
  • 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 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 2008 Annual Meeting Babson College, Wellesley, MA
  • Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. (2008). “2008 Properties of Emerging Organizations: Empirical Evidence from Norway” Presented at the Kauffman Foundation 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 Third Annual Interdisciplinary Conference on Entrepreneurship and Community Development at the Western New England College Law and Business Center for Advancing Entrepreneurship, Springfield, MA
  • 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 New England Statistics Symposium, Boston, MA
  • 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 Diana International Research Symposium, Belfast, Ireland
  • 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 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 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 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 theAOM 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 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 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 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 theAcademy 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 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 theNortheast 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 Organizational Knowledge, Learning and Capabilities Conference, Boston, MA
  • Edelman, L. F., Bresnen, M., Laurent, S., Newell, S. M., Scarbrough, H., Swan, J. (2004). “Shared Learning across projects” Presented at theFifth 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 theInstitute 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”
  • Cooprider, J. G., David, G. C., Edelman, L. F., Logan, T., Newell, S. M. (2004). “Exploring Successful Enterprise System Implementation”
  • Edelman, L. F., Brush, C. G., Manolova, T. S. (2004). “Properties of Emerging Organizations: An Empirical Test” Presented at theAcademy of Management Research Conference New Orleans, LA
  • Newell, S. M., Edelman, L. F. (2004). “Cross-Project Learning: the importance of social mechanisms” Presented at theEGOS Llujbliana
  • 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 the5th 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 theAcademy 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 theAcademy 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 theAcademy 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 theBabson 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 theEGOS 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 theFourth 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 theKnowledge Construction Research Conference: International Symposium of Council of Research Singapore
  • Edelman, L. F., Bresnen, M., Newell, S. M., Scarbrough, H., Swan, J. (2002). “The Dark Side of Social Capital” Presented at theManaging Knowledge: Conversations and Critique Athens, Greece
  • Edelman, L. F., Frohlich, M. (2002). “The Causal Links between Knowledge Transfer Strategies and New Product Development Performance” Presented at theStrategic Management Society Research Conference Paris, France
  • 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 theStrategic Management Society Research Conference Paris, France
  • Edelman, L. F., Frohlich, M. (2002). “Managing Transitions in Manufacturing Firms: A Cross-Cultural Comparison” Presented at theAcademy of Management Research Conference Denver, CO
  • 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 theEuropean Academy of Management London
  • Edelman, L. F., Bresnen, M., Newell, S. M., Scarbrough, H., Swan, J. (2002). “Knowledge Management for Project-Based Learning in Construction” Presented at theCIB Conference Cincinnati, OH
  • 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 theBabson-Kauffman Enttrepreneurship Research Conference Boulder, 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 theAcademy of Management Research Conference Denver, CO
  • 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 theManaging Knowledge: Conversations and Critiques Leister, UK
  • 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 theStrategic Management Society Research Conference San Francisco, CA
  • Edelman, L. F. (2001). “The Internal Transfer of Team-Embodied Competencies: The Mediating Role of Organizational Context” Presented at theStrategic Management Society Research Conference San Francisco, CA
  • Edelman, L. F., Bresnen, M., Newell, S. M., Scarbrough, H., Swan, J. (2001). “The Inevitability of Reinvention in Project-Based Learning” Presented at the17th EGOS Colloquium London
  • Edelman, L. F. (2001). “Barriers to the Flow of Intra-Organizational Competencies and the Role of Organizational Culture”
  • Edelman, L. F., Brush, C. G., Manolova, T. S. (2001). “The impact of human and organizational resources on small firm strategy” Presented at theBabson Kauffman Entrepreneurship Research Conference Wellesley, MA
  • 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 theAcademy of Management Research Conference Washington, DC
  • Edelman, L. F. (2001). “Overcoming Internal Barriers: The Mediating Role of Organizational Culture Transfer Satisfaction and Team Performance” Presented at theAcademy of Management Research Conference Washington, DC
  • Edelman, L. F., Manolova, T. S., Brush, C. G., Green, P. G. (2000). “Internationalization of Small Companies: Personal Factors Revisited” Presented at theAcademy 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 theBritish 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 theAcademy 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 theStrategic 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 theAcademy of Management Conference San Diego, CA
  • Edelman, L. F., Benning, A. (1998). “Incremental Revolution: Organizational Change in Highly Turbulent Environments” Presented at theAcademy 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 theAcademy 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 theEastern 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 theBabson 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 theStrategic Management Society Research Conference Pheonix, AZ
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    Department Service


  • Bentley University Management Department 2018 - Present
  • Lead initiatives in the Management Department for Department Chair 2018 - 2023
  • Committee Chair for Management Department Strategic Management Lecturer Search Committee - 2017
  • Course Coordinator for GB 410 2004 - 2017
  • Committee Chair for Strategic Management Tenure Track Search Committee 2016 - 2017
  • Committee Chair for Faculty Senate Representative 2015 - 2015
  • Committee Member for Management Department Planning Committee 2014 - 2015
  • Committee Member for Management Department Strategic Management Lecturer Search Committee 2015 - 2015
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  • Committee Member for PhD council 2018 - 2023
  • Task Force Member for Faculty representative on Board of Trustees Enrollment Committee 2017 - 2019
  • Task Force Member for Interim Provost Search Committee - 2017
  • Committee Member for Graduate Curriculum Committee - 2015
  • Committee Member for Research Council - 2014
  • Reviewer for Assurance of Learning Reviewer - 2014
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  • European Science Commission 2021 - Present
  • Editorial Review Board Member for Small Business Economics 2020 - Present
  • Editorial Review Board Member for Journal of Business Venturing 2017 - Present
  • Editorial Review Board Member for Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice 2008 - Present
  • Editorial Review Board Member for Journal of Small Business Management 2006 - Present
  • Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer for Journal Reviewer 2000 - Present
  • Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer for Academy of Management Journal; The Diana Conference; Routledge (book); AOM Conference; Fusio (Bentley Honors Program) 2018 - 2018
  • Editorial Review Board Member for Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development - 2018
  • Santa Clara University 2018 - 2018
  • Reviewer, Grant Proposal for Kauffman Foundation 2016 - 2018
  • Co-editor of special issue on Women in Entrepreneurial Ecosystems for Small Business Economics 2015 - 2018
  • One highlight of 2017 was the Valente seminar series in which I participated. It was a great year long seminar with each participant presenting their work. For me, it was an opportunity to learn about some different topics and engage with people with whom I would not normally interact. It was great for Valente Center 2016 - 2017
  • Co-editor of book on Women in Entrepreneurial Ecosystems for Women and entrepreneurial Ecosystems 2015 - 2017
  • Expert Panel Member for FWO 2015 - 2017
  • Chairperson for Academy of Management, Entrepreneurship Division Mid-Career Consortium Chairperson - 2016
  • Symposium organizer for Entrepreneurship Division of Academy of Management 2015 - 2016
  • Co-chair of the Mid-Career Faculty Development Consortium for Entrepreneurship Division of Academy of Management 2015 - 2016