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Faculty Research Wall 

JMU Faculty Research in Entrepreneurship (2010—Present)

The Center for Entrepreneurship recognizes the following faculty for publications in entrepreneurship, innovation and small business.

2013 Publications

Mousa, F., Marlin, D. & Ritchie, W.J. (2013). Configurations of slack and their performance implications: An examination of high-tech IPOs. Management Decision, 51(2), 225-247.   

Messersmith, J. G., & Wales, W. J. (2013). Entrepreneurial Orientation and Performance in Young Firms: The Role of Human Resource Management. International Small Business Journal, 31(2), 115-136.


2012 Publications

*Coombs, J, Bierly, P., & Gallagher, S. (2012). The impact of different forms of IPO firm legitimacy on the choice of alliance governance structure. Journal of Management & Organization, 18(4), 516-536.

*Covin, J. G., & Wales, W. J. (2012). The Measurement of Entrepreneurial Orientation. Entrepreneurship: Theory & Practice, 36(4), 677-702.

*Fordham, D. R. (2012). Applying a real-world fraud to multiple learning objectives: Considerations and an example from the systems course, Journal of Accounting Education, 30, 325-354.

Mousa, F., & Wales, W. J. (2012). Founder Effectiveness in Leveraging Entrepreneurial Orientation.Management Decision, 50(2), 305-324.

*Pattie, M. W., Parks, L. M., & Wales, W. J. (2012). Who Needs Security? Entrepreneurial Minorities, Security Values, and Firm Performance. Journal of Management Inquiry, 21(3), 319-328.

*Ritchie, W.J., Melnyk, S. (2012). The Impact of Emerging Institutional Norms on Adoption Timing Decisions: Evidence from C-TPAT - a Government Antiterrorism Initiative. Strategic Management Journal, 33(7), 860-870.

*Wood, W. C., Stover, L. F., & Hopkins, M. C. (2012). Classroom Societies and Common Markets: The GEM Fair. Social Studies Research and Practice, 7(1), 46-50.


2011 Publications 

Wales, W. J., Monsen, E., & McKelvie, A. (2011). The Organizational Pervasiveness of Entrepreneurial Orientation. Entrepreneurship: Theory & Practice, 35(5), 895-923.


2010 Publications

*Ott, J. (2010). The Manufactured Patron: Staging Bourgeois Identity through Art Consumption in Postbellum America. in Sven Beckert and Julia Rosenbaum, eds., The American Bourgeoisie: Distinction and Identity in the Nineteenth Century. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 491-526.


*Winning Submissions: Faculty Research Award