Edinburgh Research Explorer

Prof Richard Harrison

Chair in Entrepreneurship & Innovation

  1. Research in entrepreneurship: An introduction to the research challenges for the 21st century

    Carsrud, A. L., Harrison, R. & Brannback, M., 2014, Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Entrepreneurship and Small Business. Carsrud, A. L. & Brannback, M. (eds.). Edward Elgar, Chapter 1

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  2. Carbon capture: Sequestration and storage

    Chapman, S. J., Gibbins, J., Harrison, R. M., Hester, R. E., Kitidis, V., Lackner, K., Logue, P., Nijnik, M., Pocklington, D. N., Riley, N., Roddy, D. & Turley, C., 2009, Cambridge: Royal Society of Chemistry. (Issues in environmental science and technology; vol. 29)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  3. Impact investment as an entrepreneurial process: Linking measurement to value creation

    Chen, S. & Harrison, R., 6 Aug 2019, (Accepted/In press) Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research Proceedings 2019.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  4. Getting off the escalator? A study of Scots out-migration from a global city region

    Findlay, A., Mason, C., Harrison, R., Houston, D. & McCollum, D., 2008, In : Environment and Planning A. p. 2169-2185

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. Escalators, elevators and travelators: Occupational mobility of the Scottish migrants in the South East of England

    Findlay, A., Mason, C., Houston, D., Harrison, R. & McCollum, D., 2009, In : Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies. 35, 6, p. 861-879

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Influence of firms’ network position on their innovation outcome in a mature industrial cluster

    Golra, O., Rosiello, A. & Harrison, R., 1 Aug 2019, Academy of Management Proceedings 2019: AOM Boston 2019. Atinc, G. (ed.). 2019 ed. United States of America: Academy of Management, Vol. 1. (Academy of Management Proceedings).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  7. A review and simulation of business angel investment returns

    Gregson, G., Bock, A. J. & Harrison, R. T., 7 Jun 2017, In : Venture Capital. p. 1-27 27 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. Backing the horse or the jockey? Due diligence, agency costs, information and the evaluation of risk by business angel investors

    Harrison, R. & Mason, C. M., 31 Dec 2017, In : International Review of Entrepreneurship. 15, 3, p. 269-290

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. Identity and identity work in constructing the woman entrepreneur

    Harrison, R. & Leitch, C., 26 Jan 2018, A Research Agenda for Women and Entrepreneurship: Identity Through Aspirations, Behaviors and Confidence. Greene, P. & Brush, C. (eds.). Edward Elgar

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  10. Stories from the field: Women’s networking as gender capital in entrepreneurial ecosystems

    Harrison, R., McAdam, M. & Leitch, C., 12 Jun 2016.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  11. Book Review: Hans Landstrom: Handbook of Research on Venture Capital

    Harrison, R., 2008, In : International Small Business Journal. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, p. 761-765

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

  12. Breaking glass: Towards a gendered analysis of entrepreneurial leadership

    Harrison, R., Leitch, C. & McAdam, M., Jul 2015, In : Journal of Small Business Management. 53, 3, p. 693-713

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. Heuristics, learning and the business angel investment decision-making process

    Harrison, R., Mason, C. & Smith, D. B., 2015, In : Entrepreneurship and Regional Development. 27, 9-10, p. 527-554

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  14. Financing SME growth in the UK: Meeting the challenges after the Global Financial Crisis

    Harrison, R. & Baldock, R., 18 Sep 2015, In : Venture Capital. 17, 1-2, p. 1-6

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. Venture capital 20 years on: Reflections on the evolution of a field

    Harrison, R. & Mason, C., 21 Mar 2019, In : Venture Capital. 21, 1, p. 1-34

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. Crowdfunding and Entrepreneurial Finance

    Harrison, R., 24 Jul 2015, Routledge. 142 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  17. The role of guanxi networks in the performance of women-led firms in China

    Harrison, R. & Scott, J M. Hussain, J. and Millman, C., 2013, In : International Journal of Gender and Entrepreneurship. 6, 1, p. 68-82

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. Crowdfunding and the revitalisation of the early stage risk capital market: Catalyst or chimera?

    Harrison, R., 2013, In : Venture Capital. 15, 4, p. 283-287

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. Leadership development in SME's: Ac Action Learning Approach

    Harrison, R. & Leitch, C M. and McMullan, C., 2009, In : Action Learning: Research & Practice. p. 243-263

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. An integrated definition of corporate entrepreneurship

    Harrison, R. & Entebang, H., 2012, In : International Journal of ASEAN Entrepreneurship and Business Development. p. 119-130

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  21. Growing a high-tech business in Northern Ireland: Perceptions and experiences of female and male owner-managers

    Harrison, R., Leitch, C. & Hill, F., 2010, Women's Entrepreneurship and Growth Influences: An International Perspective. Bush, C. G., Gatewood, E. J., De Bruin, A. M. & Henry, C. (eds.). Edward Elgar

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  22. The evolving field of entrepreneurial leadership: An overview

    Harrison, R. & Leitch, C. M., 26 Jan 2018, Research Handbook on entrepreneurship and leadership. Harrison, R. & Leitch, C. M. (eds.). Edward Elgar, p. 3-34 32 p. (Research Handbooks on Business and Managment).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  23. Crossing the chasm: The role of co-investment funds in strengthening the regional business angel ecosystem

    Harrison, R., 18 Feb 2018, In : Small Enterprise Research. 25, 1, p. 3-22

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  24. Beyond institutional voids and the middle income trap: The emerging business angel market in Malaysia

    Harrison, R., Scheela, W., Lai, J. & Vivekarajah, S., Dec 2018, In : Asia Pacific Journal of Management. 35, 4, p. 965-991

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. The internationalisation of business angel investment activity: A review and research agenda

    Harrison, R. T., 2 Jan 2017, In : Venture Capital. 19, 1-2, p. 119-127 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. Business Angel Investment in Malaysia

    Harrison, R., 2016, Malaysia: CRADLE/Ministry of Finance, Malaysia.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  27. Identity and identity work in constructing the woman entrepreneurial leader

    Harrison, R., Leitch, C. & McAdam, M., 12 Jun 2016.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  28. The early-stage risk capital market in Scotland since 2000: Issues of scale, characteristics and market efficiency

    Harrison, R. & Don, G. Glancey-Johnson and Greig, M. , 2010, In : Venture Capital. 12, 3, p. 211-239

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  29. The political economy of climate change& sustainable entrepreneurship

    Harrison, R., Bruner, P. & van der Horst, D., 31 Aug 2018, Social Innovation and Sustainable Entrepreneurship. Espina, M. I., Phan, P. H. & Markman, G. D. (eds.). Edward Elgar, p. 65-101 (Johns Hopkins University Research in Innovation and Entrepreneurship Series).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  30. Determinants of long-distance investing by business angels in the UK

    Harrison, R., Mason, C. & Robson, P., 2010, In : Entrepreneurship and Regional Development. 22, 2, p. 113-137

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  31. Business angel exits: A theory of planned behaviour perpsective

    Harrison, R., Mason, C. & Botelho, T., 14 Dec 2019, In : Small Business Economics.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  32. Anointed or appointed? Father-daughter succession within the family business

    Harrison, R., Brophy, M. & McAdam, M., 2 Oct 2017.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  33. Signalling journal impact and prestige: Venture Capital: An International Journal of Entrepreneurial Finance

    Harrison, R. T., 3 Aug 2017, In : Venture Capital. 19, 4, p. 257-262

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  34. The risk Capital Market in Scotland 2005 - 2007

    Johnston, K. and Greig, M., 2008, Scottish Enterprise.

    Research output: Book/ReportOther report

  35. Dynamic pricing models for used products in remanufacturing with lost-sales and uncertain quality

    Harrison, R. & Xiong, Y. Li, G, Zhou, Y. Fernandes, K and Xiong, Z. , Jan 2014, In : International Journal of Production Economics. 147, Part C, p. 678-688

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  36. Annual report on the business angel market in the United Kingdom 2008/09

    Harrison, R. & Mason, C., 26 Jun 2010, BIS Research Paper, p. i-vii, 1-88, 102 p.

    Research output: Working paper

  37. Fighting a rearguard action? Reflections on the philosophy and practice of qualitative research in entrepreneurship

    Harrison, R. & Leitch, C., 2014, Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Entrepreneurship and Small Business. Carsrud, A. L. & Brannback, M. (eds.). Edward Elgar, 23 p. Chapter 9

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  38. A critical incident technique approach to entrepreneurship research using phenomenological explicative data collection

    Harrison, R., 30 Oct 2015, Handbook of Qualitative Research Techniques and Analysis in Entrepreneurship. Neergaard, H. & Leitch, C. (eds.). Edward Elgar, p. 251-268 9. (Research Handbooks in Business Management).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  39. Leadership, leadership development and all that jazz

    Harrison, R. T., 29 Nov 2016, In : Leadership. 13, 1, p. 81-99 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  40. Voodoo institution or entrepreneurial university? spin-off companies, the entrepreneurial system and regional development in the UK

    Harrison, R. & Leitch, C., 1 Jan 2010, In : Regional Studies. 44, 9, p. 1241-1262 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  41. Identity work, swift trust and gender: The role of women-only leadership development programmes

    Harrison, R., 2017, The Routledge Companion to Global Female Entrepreneurship. Routledge, p. 265-285

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  42. Research Handbook on Entrepreneurship and Leadership

    Harrison, R. (ed.) & Leitch, C. M. (ed.), 28 Jan 2018, Edward Elgar. 512 p. (Research Handbooks in Business and Management series)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  43. Women on the edge of a breakthrough? Towards a theory of women angel investing

    Harrison, R., Botelho, T. & Mason, C., 8 Jun 2016.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  44. Analysis of the business angel market in the UK 2009-2010

    Harrison, R. & Mason, C., May 2011, BIS Research Paper.

    Research output: Working paper

  45. Sampling and data collection in business angel research

    Harrison, R. & Mason, C., 10 Oct 2008, In : Venture Capital. 10, 4, p. 305-308

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  46. The process of identity construction in family entrepreneurship: A discursive psychology perspective

    Harrison, R. & Leitch, C., 22 Dec 2015, Family Entrepreneurship: Rethinking the research agenda. Fayolle, A., Dossena, G., Bettinelli, C. & Randerson, K. (eds.). Routledge, 6. (Routledge Rethinking Entrepreneurship Research).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  47. The philosophy and practice of qualitative research in entrepreneurship: Quality, validation and trust

    Harrison, R. & Hill, F. and Leitch, C M, 2010, In : Organizational Research Methods. p. 67-84

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  48. Women entrepreneurs networking behaviours: Perspectives from entrepreneurs and network managers

    Harrison, R. & Leitch, C., 28 Jan 2015, Women's Entrepreneurship in the 21st Century: An International Multiple Level Research Analysis. Lewis, K. V., Henry, C., Gatewood, EJ. & Watson, J. (eds.). Edward Elgar, p. 215-235 Chapter 10. (Women's entrepreneurship in the 21st Century: an international multiple level research analysis).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  49. Entrepreneurial orientation of public enterprises in Malaysia

    Harrison, R. & Entebang, H. and Cyril, De Run E., 2010, In : Business Strategy Series. 11, 2, p. 75-77

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  50. Power and learning in the dynamics of family business development

    Harrison, R. & Leitch, C., 2012, Understanding Family Businesses, Undiscovered Approaches, Unique Perspectives and Neglected Topics. Carsrud, A. & Brannback, M. (eds.). Springer, p. 133-156

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  51. Relevance, engagement and impact in entrepreneurship: Why does it matter and how does it happen

    Harrison, R. & Mason, C., 17 Nov 2017.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  52. Breaking glass: Towards a gendered analysis of entrepreneurial leadership

    Harrison, R., Leitch, C. M. & McAdam, M., 26 Jan 2018, Research Handbook on entrepreneurship and leadership. Harrison, R. T. & Leitch, C. (eds.). Edward Elgar, p. 467-490 (Research Handbooks on Business and Management).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  53. The dynamics of identity, identity work and identity formation in the family business: Insights from identity process theory and transformative learning

    Harrison, R. & Leitch, C., 19 Oct 2018, The Palgrave Handbook of Heterogenity Among Family Firms. Memili, E. & Dibrell, C. (eds.). Palgrave Macmillian, p. 673-713

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  54. Patient capital in entrepreneurial finance: A reassessment of the role of business angel investors

    Harrison, R., Botelho, T. & Mason, C., 23 Dec 2016, In : Socio-Economic Review. 14, 4

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  55. Crowdfunding and the revitalisation of the early stage risk capital market: catalyst or chimera?

    Harrison, R., 24 Jul 2015, Crowdfunding and Entrepreneurial Finance. Harrison, R. T. (ed.). Routledge

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  56. Woman’s entrepreneurship as a gendered niche: The implications for regional development policy

    Harrison, R., Leitch, C. M. & McAdam, M., 17 Jan 2020, In : Journal of Economic Geography. 27 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  57. Business angel investing in the ASEAN region

    Harrison, R., Oct 2015.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  58. Special Issue on Leadership, Authority and Crisis

    Harrison, R. (ed.), O'Reilly, D. and Lamprou, E. & Leitch, C. (ed.), 2015, In : Leadership. p. 387-499

    Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue

  59. Perceived corporate entrepreneurship in GLCs: Evidence from Malaysia

    Harrison, R. & Entebang, H. and Cyril De Run E., 2010, In : Business Strategy Series. 11, 2, p. 78-80

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  60. Measuring business angel investment activity in the United Kingdom: A review of potential data sources

    Harrison, R. & Mason, C., 1 Oct 2008, In : Venture Capital. 10, 4, p. 309-330

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  61. The Risk Capital Market in Scotland 2008

    Harrison, R., 2009, Scottish Enterpise.

    Research output: Book/ReportOther report

  62. Entrepreneurship across time and space: Empirical evidence from Korea

    Hong, E., Lee, I. H., Sun, L. & Harrison, R., Mar 2015, In : Small Business Economics. 44, 3, p. 705-719

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  63. Will attracting the creative class boost economic growth in old industrial regions: A case study of Scotland

    Houston, D., Findlay, A., Harrison, R. & Mason, C., 2008, In : Geografiska Annaler: Series B: Human Geography . p. 133-149

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  64. Enter the dragoness: Financing growth in women-led firms in China

    Hussain, J., Scott, J., Harrison, R. & Millman, C., 2010, In : Gender in Management: An International Journal. 25, 2, p. 137-156

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  65. Identity work and the development of entrepreneurial leadership: Does gender matter

    Leitch, C., Harrison, R. & McAdam, M., 10 May 2017, The Routledge Companion to Global Female Entrepreneurship . Henry, C., Nelson, T. & Lewis, K. (eds.). Routledge, (Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  66. The philosophy and practice of interpretivist research in entrepreneurship: Quality, validation, and trust

    Leitch, C. M., Hill, F. M. & Harrison, R. T., 1 Jan 2010, In : Organizational Research Methods. 13, 1, p. 67-84 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  67. Women entrepreneurs and the process of networking as social exchange

    Leitch, C., Harrison, R. & Hill, F. M., 30 Apr 2016, Entrepreneurial Process and Social networks: a dynamic process. Fayolle, A., Chabuad, D., Jack, S. & Lamine, W. (eds.). Edward Elgar, Chapter 6. (Entrepreneurial Process and Social networks: a dynamic process).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  68. Entrepreneurial leadership: A critical review and research agenda

    Leitch, C. & Harrison, R., 2018, SAGE Handbook of Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Blackburn, R., De Clerc, D. & Heinonen, J. (eds.). London: SAGE, 1

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  69. Identity, identity formation and identity work in entrepreneurship: Conceptual developments and empirical applications

    Leitch, C. & Harrison, R., 20 Apr 2016, In : Entrepreneurship and Regional Development. 28, 3-4, p. 177-190

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  70. The Development of Entrepreneurial Leadership: The Role of Human, Social and Institutional Capital

    Leitch, C. M., McMullan, C. & Harrison, R., 2012, In : British Journal of Management. 24, 3, p. 347-366

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  71. Entrepreneurial Identity and Identity Work

    Leitch, C. (ed.) & Harrison, R. (ed.), 13 Jun 2017, London: Routledge. 136 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  72. The transformation of the business angel market: Empirical evidence and research implications

    Mason, C., Botelho, T. & Harrison, R., 1 Oct 2016, In : Venture Capital. 18, 4, p. 321-344 24 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  73. Business angel investment activity in the financial crisis: UK evidence and policy implications

    Mason, C. M. & Harrison, R., 2014, In : Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy. 32

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  74. Business angel exits: Strategies and processes

    Mason, C. M. (ed.), Harrison, R. (ed.) & Botelho, T. (ed.), 2015, Research Handbook on Entrepreneurial Finance. Hussain, JG. & Scott, JG. (eds.). Edward Elgar, Chapter 7. (International Research Handbook on Entrepreneurial Finance).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  75. The changing nature of angel investing: Some research implications

    Mason, C., Botelho, T. & Harrison, R., 3 Jul 2019, In : Venture Capital. 21, 2, p. 177-194

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  76. The Transformation of the Business Angel Market: Evidence from Scotland

    Mason, C. M., Botelho, T. & Harrison, R., 2013.

    Research output: Working paper

  77. Institutional voids and the emancipatory potential of digital entrepreneurship: Evidence from Saudi Arabia

    McAdam, M., Crowley, C. & Harrison, R., 9 Jul 2018, Academy of Management Annual Meeting Proceedings and Best Papers. Atinc, G. (ed.). 1 ed. Academy of Management, Vol. 2018. 6 p. (Academy of Management Proceedings).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  78. “To boldly go where no [man] has gone before": Institutional voids and the development of women’s digital entrepreneurship

    McAdam, M., Crowley, C. & Harrison, R., 30 Jul 2018, In : Technological Forecasting and Social Change. p. 1-11

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  79. Digital girl: Cyberfeminism and the emancipation potential of digital entrepreneurship in emerging economies

    McAdam, M., Crawley, C. & Harrison, R., 7 Jan 2020, In : Small Business Economics. 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  80. Stories from the field: Women's networking as gender capital in entrepreneurial ecosystems

    McAdam, M., Harrison, R. & Leitch, C., 13 Feb 2018, In : Small Business Economics. p. 1-16

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  81. Correction to: Digital girl: cyberfeminism and the emancipatory potential of digital entrepreneurship in emerging economies

    Mcadam, M., Crowley, C. & Harrison, R. T., 19 Feb 2020, In : Small Business Economics.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  82. Leadership, authority and crisis: Reflections and future directions

    O'Reilly, D., Leitch, C., Harrison, R. & Lamprou, E., 2015, In : Leadership. p. 489-499

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  83. Introduction: Leadership in a crises-constructing world

    O'Reilly, D., Leitch, C., Harrison, R. & Lamprou, E., 2015, In : Leadership. 11, 4, p. 387-395

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  84. China

    Scott, J., Hussain, J., Harrison, R. & Millman, C., 2010, International Research Handbook on Successful Women Entrepreneurs. Fielden, S. & Davidson, M. (eds.). Edward Elgar

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  85. Towards a process theory of entrepreneurial ecosystems

    Spigel, B. & Harrison, R., 1 Mar 2018, In : Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal. 12, 1, p. 151–168

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  86. A comparison of equity crowdfunding in four countries: Implications for business angels

    Tuomi, K. & Harrison, R., 20 Nov 2017, In : Strategic Change. 26, p. 609–615

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle