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Nicolai J. Foss

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Nicolai J Foss is the Rodolfo Debenedetti Chair of Entrepreneurship at the Bocconi University, Milano.

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Organizing Entrepreneurial Judgment

The EntrepreneurU.S. HistoryEntrepreneurshipInterventionismProduction Theory

Foss and Klein recognize entrepreneurship as judgmental decision making under uncertainty. They show how judgement is the driving force of the market economy and that to understand the performance of a firm, its managers, and organization, the acumen of entrepreneurs and managers must be analyzed...
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The Right Way to View Entrepreneurship

Free MarketsEntrepreneurship

07/19/2014Mises Daily Articles
In this interview, Peter Klein and Nicolai Foss discuss new ways to study entrepreneurship.
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Authors Forum: Organizing Entrepreneurial Judgment: A New Approach to the Firm

Recorded March 9, 2012, at the Ludwig von Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama. [16:01]
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The Continuing Relevance of Austrian Capital Theory

The F. A. Hayek Memorial Lecture. Recorded March 9, 2012, at the Ludwig von Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama. Includes an introduction by Joseph T. Salerno. [57:43]
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Management Theory Is Not to Blame

Business CyclesEntrepreneurshipPhilosophy and MethodologyProduction Theory

03/19/2009Mises Daily Articles
In the same way, the path to economic recovery is to allow markets to channel specialized resources to their highest-valued uses, not to dump taxpayer funds on whatever firms and industries happen to be ready for them — or politically connected.
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