14th EIASM Workshop on Family Firm Management Research

Larnaca, Cyprus – May 17-19, 2018

Entrepreneurial Families Across Generations


Panikkos Poutziouris
CEDAR, University of Central Lancashire, Cyprus

Ethel Brundin and Mattias Nordqvist
CeFEO, Jönköping International Business School, Sweden

Keynote Speakers

Carole Howorth
University of York, UK

Lloyd Steier
University of Alberta School of Business, Canada



CEDAR - Centrer for Entrepreneurship
University of Central Lancashire, Cyprus

Call for papers

Family leaders are protagonists in supporting entrepreneurship in family businesses and business families. The central theme of 14th EIASM Family Firm Management Research Workshop is ‘Entrepreneurial Families across Generations’, but we welcome research papers and case studies with a focus on broad range of thematic topics addressing the principles and practices of entrepreneurialism, not restricted to:

  • Entrepreneurial family firms across stages of development and generations
  • Entrepreneurial cooperation between and within families in business
  • Family leadership and sustainable entrepreneurship
  • Family values and family business entrepreneurship
  • Financing family entrepreneurship
  • Socio-emotional dimensions of family entrepreneurship across generations
  • Family dynasties and governance
  • Innovation and family business entrepreneurship
  • Policy and support mechanisms at macro and enterprise level.