Background Note | HBS Case Collection | October 1983 (Revised April 2006)

A Perspective on Entrepreneurship

by Howard H. Stevenson


Designed to highlight alternative concepts of good management and the need for entrepreneurship as a response to societal changes. It argues that entrepreneurship can be fostered or destroyed as a function of the administrative setting.

Keywords: Entrepreneurship; Management Style;


Stevenson, Howard H. "A Perspective on Entrepreneurship." Harvard Business School Background Note 384-131, October 1983. (Revised April 2006.)