I. (Ingrid) Verheul

Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Member ERIM
Field: Strategy & Entrepreneurship
Affiliated since 2001

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).

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.

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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]