Centre for Entrepreneurship and Family Enterprise

2010-11 Published Papers


J. Block, P. Jaskiewicz, D. Miller. 2011. Ownership versus Management Effects on Performance in Family and Founder Companies: A Bayesian Reconciliation. Journal of Family Business Strategy (2): 232–245.

Chrisman, J.J., Chua, J.H., Steier, L.P. 2011. Resilience in family firms: An introduction. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice (35): 1107-1119.

Chua, J.H., Chrisman, J.J., Kellermanns, F.W., & Wu, Z. 2011. Family involvement and debt financing. Journal of Business Venturing, 26: 472-488.

Evelyn R. Micelotta, Mia Raynard. 2011. Concealing or Revealing the Family? Corporate Brand Identity Strategies in Family Firms. Family Business Review (24): 197-216.

  • Fourth most read article from Family Business Review in March 2012 (source: Sage Publications).

Le Breton-Miller, I., Miller, D. & Lester, R.H.  2011. Stewardship or Agency: A Social Embeddedness Reconciliation of Conduct and Performance in Public Family Businesses. Organization Science.  22/3: 704-721.

  • Winner of the Family Firm Institute’s Best Unpublished Research Paper Award, New York 2009.

Le Breton-Miller, I., Miller, D. 2011. “Family Firms and the Advantage of Multi-Temporality” Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice (35)6: 1171-1177.

G. T. Lumpkin, Lloyd Steier, Mike Wright. 2011. Strategic Entrepreneurship in Family Business. Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal (5): 285–306.

Miller, D., Le Breton-Miller, I. 2011. “Governance, Social Identity, and Entrepreneurship Orientation in Closely Held Companies” Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice (35)5: 1051-1076.

Mitchell, R.K., Agle, B.R., Chrisman, J.J., & Spence, L.J. 2011. Toward a theory of stakeholder salience in family firms. Business Ethics Quarterly. 21: 235-255.

Memili, E., Chrisman, J.J., Chang, E. P. C., Kellermanns, F. W. 2011. Der Einfluß von Marktorientierung und innerfamiliären Nachfolgeintentionen auf die Wettbewerbsposition von Kleinunternehmen [The influence of market orientation and intro-family succession intentions on the competitive positioning of small firms]. Betriebswirtschaftliche Forschung und Praxis (Special Family Firm Issue) (63): 606-627

Memili, E., Chrisman, J.J., & Chua, J.H. 2011. Transaction costs and outsourcing decisions in small and medium sized family firms. Family Business Review. 24: 47-61.

Memili, E., Chrisman, J.J., Chua, J.H., Chang, E.P.C., & Kellermanns, F.W. 2011. The determinants of family firms’ subcontracting: A transaction cost perspective. Journal of Family Business Strategy. 2: 26-33.

Miller, D.; Le Breton-Miller, I. & Lester, R.H.  2011. Family and Lone-Founder Ownership and Strategic Behavior: Social context, identity and institutional logics. Journal of Management Studies. 48/1: 1-25.

Reay, T. & Whetten, D.A. 2011. What Constitutes a Theoretical Contribution in Family Business? Family Business Review. 24/2: 105-110.



Chua, J.H. & Chrisman, J.J. 2010. An overview of research issues on Chinese Family business. International Journal of Management Practice. 4/3: 220-233.

Chrisman, J.J., Kellermanns, F.W., Chan, K.C., & Liano, K. 2010. Intellectual foundations of current research in family business: An identification and review of 25 influential articles. Family Business Review, 23/1: 9-26.

Eddleston, K.A., Chrisman, J.J., Steier, L.P. & Chua, J.H. 2010. Governance and Trust in Family Firms: An Introduction. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. 34/6: 1043-1056.

Miller, D., Le Breton-Miller, I. & Lester, R.H. 2010. Family Ownership and Acquisition Behavior in Publicly-Traded Companies. Strategic Management Journal.  31/2: 201-214.

Miller, D., Lee. J., Chang, S. & Le Breton-Miller, I.  2009. Filling the Institutional Void: The Social Behavior and Performance of Family versus Non-Family Technology Firms in Emerging Markets. Journal of International Business Studies. 40(5): 802-817.

  • Translated and adapted in French: 2010. Combler le “vide institutionnel”: le comportement social et les performances des entreprises familiales comparés à ceux des autres entreprises des marchés émergents dans le secteur des hautes technologies. Revue Management International. 14/1: 67-83.

Niedermeyer, C., Jaskiewicz, P., & Klein, S. B. 2010. Can’t get no satisfaction?” Evaluating the sale of the family business from the family’s perspective. Entrepreneurship & Regional Development. 22/3-4: 293-320.

Steier, L., & Miller, D. 2010. Pre- and post-succession governance philosophies in entrepreneurial family firms.  Journal of Family Business Strategy.  1/3: 145-154.