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I. (Ingrid) Verheul

Assistant Professor

Ingrid Verheul
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Programme:
Strategy & Entrepreneurship
ERIM Membership:
Member ERIM, affiliated since 2001
Profile

Ingrid Verheul is Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship at the Centre for New Business Venturing and Entrepreneurship at Rotterdam School of Management. She is affiliated with the research institute EIM Business and Policy Research. Her research interests cover different aspects of entrepreneurship. First, she is involved in research on gender differences in entrepreneurship. She wrote her PhD. thesis on this topic, which she defended June 2005 at the Erasmus School of Economics. Several studies have been published in international academic journals including Journal of Business Venturing; Small Business Economics; Entrepreneurship and Regional Development and International Small Business Journal. Second, her research focuses the determinants of entrepreneurship, which becomes visible in the co-editorship of the book: Entrepreneurship: Determinants and Policy in a European-US Comparison published by Kluwer Academic Publishers in 2002. Other research interests include firm entry and exit, entrepreneurship education and enterprise policy. Ingrid Verheul is full member of the Erasmus Research Institute for Management (ERIM). She is ad-hoc reviewer for several international journals including Journal of Business Venturing; Small Business Economics; Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice; International Small Business Journal and Entrepreneurship and Regional Development. She is member of the scientific committee of the Dutch Federation of Female Entrepreneurs (FZN).

Publications (44)
  • Books
    • Audretsch, D.B., Thurik, A.R., Verheul, I. & Wennekers, S. (Eds.). (2002). Entrepreneurship: Determinants and Policy in a European-US Comparison. Boston/Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers.
  • Book contributions (13)
    • Verheul, I. & van Stel, A.J. (2010). Entrepreneurial diversity and economic growth. In J. Bonnet, D. Garcia & H. van Auken (Eds.), The Entrepreneurial Society: How to Fill the Gap between Knowledge and Innovation (pp. 17-36). Edward Elgar.
    • Carree, M.A., Piergiovanni, R., Santarelli, E. & Verheul, I. (2009). Policies fostering new firm formation and self-employment in Italy: An empirical exercise. In J. Leitao & R. Baptista (Eds.), Public Policies for Fostering Entrepreneurship: A European Perspective (International Studies in Entrepreneurship) (pp. 15-34). Dordrecht: Springer.
    • Verheul, I. & Thurik, A.R. (2006). Start-up capital: does gender matter? In C.G. Brush, N.M. Carter, E.J. Gatewood, P.G. Greene & M.M. Hart (Eds.), Woman and Entrepreneurship: ContemporaryClassics (International Library of Entrepreneurship Series) (pp. 336-352). Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing.
    • Stigter, E. & Verheul, I. (2003). Vrouwelijk ondernemerschap. In P.A. Risseeuw & A.R. Thurik (Eds.), Handboek ondernemers en adviseurs: management en economie van het midden- en kleinbedrijf (2nd edition) (pp. 185-206). Deventer: Kluwer Bedrijfsinformatie.
    • Thurik, A.R. & Verheul, I. (2003). The relationship between entrepreneurship and unemployment: the case of Spain. In E. Genescâ, D. Urbano, J. Capelleras, C. Guallarte & J. Vergès (Eds.), Creatión de empresas - entrepreneurship (pp. 521-547). Barcelona: Servei de Publicacions de la UAB.
    • Uhlaner, L.M., Dekkers, E. & Verheul, I. (2003). Ondernemen in het familiebedrijf. In P.A. Risseeuw & A.R. Thurik (Eds.), Handboek ondernemers en adviseurs: Management en economie in het midden- en kleinbedrijf (pp. 279-300). Deventer: Kluwer Bedrijfsinformatie.
    • Verheul, I., Wennekers, S., Audretsch, D.B. & Thurik, A.R. (2003). An eclectic theory of entrepreneurship: policies institution and culture. In D.B. Audretsch (Ed.), SMEs in the age of globalization (pp. 536-606). Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing.
    • Audretsch, D.B., Thurik, A.R., Verheul, I. & Wennekers, S. (2002). Understanding entrepreneurship across countries and over time. In D.B. Audretsch, A.R. Thurik, I. Verheul & A.R.M. Wennekers (Eds.), Entrepreneurship: determinants and policy European-US comparison (Economics of Science, Technology and Innovation, Volume 27) (pp. 1-10). Boston/Dodrecht/London: Kluwer Academic Publishers.
    • Henriquez, C.M., Verheul, I., Geest, I. van der & Bisschof, I. (2002). Determinants of entrepreneurship in France. In D.B. Audretsch, A.R. Thurik, I. Verheul & A.R.M. Wennekers (Eds.), Entrepreneurship: determinants and policy in a European-US comparison (pp. 83-120). Boston/Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers.
    • Verheul, I., Bosma, N., Ginkel, M. van, Longerbone, D. & Prins, R. (2002). Determinants of entrepreneurship in the Netherlands. In D.B. Audretsch, A.R. Thurik, I. Verheul & A.R.M. Wennekers (Eds.), Entrepreneurship: Determinants and policy in a European-US comparison (pp. 121-162). Boston/Dordrecht: Kluwer.
    • Verheul, I., Wennekers, A.R.M., Audretsch, D.B. & Thurik, A.R. (2002). An eclectic theory of entrepreneurship: policies institutions and culture. In D.B. Audretsch, A.R. Thurik, I. Verheul & S. Wennekers (Eds.), Entrepreneurship: determinants and policy in a European-US comparison (pp. 11-81). Boston/Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers.
    • Verheul, I., Schüller, S. & Spronsen, J. van (2002). Determinants of entrepreneurship in Germany. In D.B. Audretsch, A.R. Thurik, I. Verheul & A.R.M. Wnnekers (Eds.), Entrepreneurship: Determinants and policy in a European-US comparison (pp. 163-207). Boston/Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers.
    • Verheul, I., Bosma, N., Nol, F. van der & Wong, T. (2002). Determinants of entrepreneurship in USA. In D.B. Audretsch, A.R. Thurik, I. Verheul & A.R.M. Wennekers (Eds.), Determinants and policy in a European-US comparison (pp. 209-245). Boston/Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers.
  • Professional publications (6)
    • Verheul, I., Thurik, A.R., Hessels, J. & Zwan, P.W. van der (2010). Factors influencing the entrepreneurial engagement of opportunity and necessity entrepreneurs. (Research Reports H201011). Zoetermeer: EIM.
    • Bal, J., Bruins, A., Jonge, de, J., Tan, S., Wennekers, A.R.M., Verheul, I. & E., A. (2007). Ondernemerschap in het primair en voortgezet onderwijs. (EIM Report A200709). Zoetermeer: EIM Business and Policy Research.
    • Verheul, I., Thurik, A.R. & Grilo, I. (2006). Determinants of self-employment preference and realization among women and men in Europe and the United States. (Scales paper H200622 (early version: N200513)). Zoetermeer: EIM Business and Policy Research.
    • Bhola, R.R., Verheul, I., Thurik, A.R. & Grilo, I. (2006). Explaining engagement levels of opportunity and necessity entrepreneurs. (Scales paper H200610). Zoetermeer: EIM Business and Policy Research.
    • Kuip, van der, I. & Verheul, I. (2003). Early development of entrepreneurial qualities: The role of initial education. (Scales paper N200311). Zoetermeer: EIM Business and Policy Research.
    • Verheul, I. & Stigter, H.W. (1999). Financiering van startende vrouwelijke ondernemers. (EIM Report A9916). Zoetermeer: EIM Business and Policy Research.
Recognitions (1)
Events (52)
Mar 6, 2013 Team Knowledge Sourcing and Creativity in IS Development
  ERIM Research Seminar | Strategy & Entrepreneurship

Feb 18, 2013 On the Intersection of Biology and Economics: A Focus on Telomeres
  ERIM Research Seminar | Strategy & Entrepreneurship

May 16, 2012 Chance events in entrepreneurial opportunity development
  ERIM Research Seminar | Strategy & Entrepreneurship

Oct 11, 2011 Towards a Dynamic Institutional Theory of Entrepreneurship: How National Institutions Shape Venture Creation Processes in Germany and the US
  ERIM Research Seminar | Strategy & Entrepreneurship

Sep 12, 2011 A Multilevel Perspective on Entrepreneurship Education
  ERIM Research Seminar | Strategy & Entrepreneurship

Jun 22, 2011 Family Capitalism and Regional Innovation Activity: Evidence from the German Mittelstand
  ERIM Research Seminar | Strategy & Entrepreneurship

Jun 21, 2011 Modern Views on Entrepreneurship (SCALES Seminar)
  ERIM Research Seminar | Strategy & Entrepreneurship

Jun 20, 2011 Governance of Innovation in the Presence of Internationalization in Innovation Activities
  ERIM Research Seminar | Strategy & Entrepreneurship

May 24, 2011 Understanding Proactive Behavior from Attachment Theory
  ERIM Research Seminar | Strategy & Entrepreneurship

Apr 19, 2011 Franchising and Entrepreneurship; match or mismatch?
  ERIM Research Seminar | Strategy & Entrepreneurship

Apr 14, 2011 Information Returns and Personal Networks: Does Gender Matter?
  ERIM Research Seminar | Organisational Behaviour & HRM

Mar 31, 2011 Personality Characteristics and The Decision to Become and Stay Self-Employed
  ERIM Research Seminar | Strategy & Entrepreneurship

Nov 26, 2010 Toward a Theory of Serial Entrepreneurship: Decomposing Entrepreneurial Experience
  ERIM Research Seminar | Strategy & Entrepreneurship

Nov 23, 2010 Heterogeneous Exits: Evidence from New Firms
  ERIM Research Seminar | Strategy & Entrepreneurship

Nov 22, 2010 Entrepreneurship: National and International Trends (SCALES Seminar)
  ERIM Research Seminar | Strategy & Entrepreneurship

Oct 20, 2010 Entrepreneurship and Role Models
  ERIM Research Seminar | Strategy & Entrepreneurship

Oct 4, 2010 Understanding Business Creation: Advances with the Panel Study of Entrepreneurial Dynamics
  ERIM Research Seminar | Strategy & Entrepreneurship

Sep 8, 2010 Genome-Wide Association Studies and the Genetics of Entrepreneurship
  ERIM Research Seminar | Strategy & Entrepreneurship

Aug 18, 2010 An Overview of Several Genoeconomics Projects
  ERIM Research Seminar | Strategy & Entrepreneurship

Jun 24, 2010 Determinants of Job Satisfaction across the EU-15: A Comparison of Self-Employed and Paid Employees
  ERIM Research Seminar | Strategy & Entrepreneurship

Jun 16, 2010 Sustainability and Effectuation
  ERIM Research Seminar | Strategy & Entrepreneurship

Jun 15, 2010 Institutions and Entrepreneurship (SCALES Seminar)
  ERIM Research Seminar | Strategy & Entrepreneurship

May 28, 2010 Does Ownership Matter? Ownership Dynamics, Ownership Social Capital and Responsible Ownership in Private Firms
  ERIM Research Seminar | Strategy & Entrepreneurship

May 25, 2010 How Entrepreneurs Manage Risk and Finance in High Performance New Ventures
  ERIM Research Seminar | Strategy & Entrepreneurship

Mar 1, 2010 Creating Value in Young High Growth Technology Based Firms: The Impact of Environmental Contingencies on Building Resource Portfolios
  ERIM Research Seminar | Strategy & Entrepreneurship

Feb 3, 2010 Balancing Social Entrepreneurial Ventures' Double Bottom Line: Corporate Governance, Nonprofit Governance, or Both?
  ERIM Research Seminar | Strategy & Entrepreneurship

Nov 13, 2009 ERIM, HOPE & EIM Research Day: "An overview of research on entrepreneurship"
  ERIM Research Seminar | Entrepreneurship & Innovation (- 2009)

Nov 4, 2009 The Impact of Personality Characteristics on Entrepreneurial Development
  ERIM Research Seminar | Entrepreneurship & Innovation (- 2009)

Oct 14, 2009 "Necessity is the mother of invention" and of entrepreneurship motives for inventors (not) to become entrepreneurs in innovation-intensive industries
  ERIM Research Seminar | Entrepreneurship & Innovation (- 2009)

Sep 4, 2009 "Investigating the Perceptions of Credit Constraints in the European Union"
  ERIM Research Seminar | Entrepreneurship & Innovation (- 2009)

Jun 2, 2009 User Innovation Research: Where Have We Been, and Where Are We Going
  ERIM Research Seminar | Entrepreneurship & Innovation (- 2009)

May 13, 2009 Self-employment and the Business Cycle: co movement and causality
  ERIM Research Seminar | Entrepreneurship & Innovation (- 2009)

May 4, 2009 Competencies and Institutions Fostering High-growth Firms
  ERIM Research Seminar | Entrepreneurship & Innovation (- 2009)

Feb 10, 2009 Dealing with Heterogeneity in Entrepreneurship Research
  ERIM Research Seminar | Entrepreneurship & Innovation (- 2009)

Dec 5, 2008 Market Opportunity Identification in Emerging Technology Firms
  ERIM Research Seminar | Entrepreneurship & Innovation (- 2009)

Nov 25, 2008 Do entrepreneurs really learn? Or do they just tell you that they do?
  ERIM Research Seminar | Entrepreneurship & Innovation (- 2009)

Nov 14, 2008 Institutions and Entrepreneurship
  ERIM Research Workshop | Entrepreneurship & Innovation (- 2009)

Oct 24, 2008 A Two-faced Revolution in Entrepreneurship?
  ERIM Research Seminar | Entrepreneurship & Innovation (- 2009)

Oct 10, 2008 Comprehensive Australian Study of Entrepreneurial Emergence - Study Design and Some Early Findings
  ERIM Research Seminar | Entrepreneurship & Innovation (- 2009)

Oct 10, 2008 Competition Uncorked: Entrepreneurial Dynamics in the Deregulated Alberta Liquor Retailing Industry
  ERIM Research Seminar | Entrepreneurship & Innovation (- 2009)

Sep 19, 2008 Elements of Entrepreneurial Expertise
  ERIM Research Seminar | Entrepreneurship & Innovation (- 2009)

May 30, 2008 Are Entrepreneurs' Decisions More Biased? An Experimental Investigation of the Susceptibility to Status Quo Bias
  ERIM Research Seminar | Entrepreneurship & Innovation (- 2009)

May 20, 2008 Small and Medium Publishers in an E-World: Thinking Out of the Box
  ERIM Research Seminar | Entrepreneurship & Innovation (- 2009)

Apr 11, 2008 Entrepreneurial Optimism and Experience: Does the Nature of Experience Matter?
  ERIM Research Seminar | Entrepreneurship & Innovation (- 2009)

Apr 10, 2008 What do we Know about Spatial Entry?
  ERIM Research Seminar | Entrepreneurship & Innovation (- 2009)

Mar 7, 2008 Long-term Orientation in Family Firms: A Bayesian Analysis of R&D Spending
  ERIM Research Seminar | Organisational Behaviour & HRM

Feb 1, 2008 The Effectiveness of Entrepreneurship Education
  ERIM Research Seminar | Entrepreneurship & Innovation (- 2009)

Jan 18, 2008 Regional Opportunities & Policy Initiatives For New Venture Creation
  ERIM Research Seminar | Entrepreneurship & Innovation (- 2009)

Mar 14, 2007 Presenting and discussing grant proposals
  ERIM Grant Workshop |

Feb 21, 2007 Entrepreneurship and the Process of Firm's Entry, Survival, Growth: a Survey and Application to Family Firms
  ERIM Research Seminar | Entrepreneurship & Innovation (- 2009)

Feb 2, 2006 New Agendas in the Economics of Entrepreneurship: Optimism, Education, Wealth and Entrepreneurship
  ERIM Research Seminar | Entrepreneurship & Innovation (- 2009)

Jun 2, 2005 Is there a (Fe)Male Approach? Understanding Gender Differences in Entrepreneurship
  PhD Defence ERIM Doctoral Programme | Organisational Behaviour & HRM

Visiting address
Office: T07-21
Burgemeester Oudlaan 50
3062 PA, Rotterdam
Netherlands
Postal address
Postbus 1738
3000 DR, Rotterdam
Netherlands
 

Latest publication

Zwan, P.W. van der, Verheul, I., Thurik, A.R. & Grilo, I. (2013). Entrepreneurial progress: climbing the entrepreneurial ladder in Europe and the US. Regional Studies, 47(5), 803-825.[go to publisher's site]

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Dutch GUESSS team wins award for best data collection

The GUESSS Board has awarded the Dutch team the "Best Data Collector Award" for their part in GUESSS, the international research project investigating the entrepreneurial intention and activity of students.

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