Marko Bender analyzes the impact of spatial proximity between venture capitalists and new ventures throughout the investment process. He elaborates a comprehensive theoretical framework and empirically validates resulting hypotheses concerning the observed spatial proximity and the impact of spatial proximity on the likelihood of a venture capital investment using a German dataset.This dissertation results from my work as a scientific assistant at the KfW Endowed Chair in Entrepreneurial Finance and the Center for ... she inspired me with valuable ideas and gave me a lot of freedom to work on manifold topics in order to find the research questions for my thesis. In the course of my work she was always available for diverse discussions and finally she motivated me frequently.
|Title||:||Spatial Proximity in Venture Capital Financing|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2011-01-22|