G.C (Giuseppe ) Criaco

RSM - Rotterdam School of Management
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Associate Member ERIM
Field: Strategy & Entrepreneurship
Affiliated since 2017

Giuseppe Criaco is an Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship in the Department of Strategic Management & Entrepreneurship at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University.

Giuseppe’s research focuses on three main themes: (a) the effect of pre-entry experience and post-entry strategies on the survival of new firms, (b) entrepreneurial dynamics in family firms, and (c) the determinants and mechanisms through which entrepreneurial motivation and behavior arise and persist in individuals. At RSM, Giuseppe teaches courses and modules in Entrepreneurship and Family Business.

Before joining RSM, Giuseppe was a PhD student in Business Administration at Jönköping International Business School. He also was a visiting scholar at the Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota.

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Visiting address

Office: Mandeville Building T07-47
Burgemeester Oudlaan 50
3062 PA Rotterdam

Postal address

Postbus 1738
3000 DR Rotterdam

Latest publication

P.C. Patel, G. Criaco & L. Naldi (2018). Geographic Diversification and the Survival of Born-Globals. Journal of Management, Accepted. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0149206316635251