To what extent does patent protection change product market outcomes?
IGL is undertaking and supporting a number of randomised controlled trials globally.
Is it possible or desirable to charge a positive price for entrepreneurship programmes?
Is it possible to design and conduct a randomised control trial of one of the business support services delivered by the Greater Manchester Business Growth Hub?
To what extent does commitment and reporting to others affect entrepreneurial outcomes?
Research confirms that business coaching is core to most incubation and acceleration programmes. Business coaching combines aspects of teaching, training, mentoring, and consulting and creates a general support approach for early-stage technology ventures.
In the rapidly growing world of crowdfunding, what factors drive the investment process of early-stage investors? How do investors choose which start-up to fund?
What makes teams effective in early-stage entrepreneurship—their composition, or the topics they explore?
Can subtle non-monetary nudges be used to influence intrapreneurial behaviour in a large corporation?
How can online-based education be best used to influence pupils to consider an entrepreneurial career? Do the short and long-term impacts of different tools vary?