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Geoffrey Whittam

Dr.

  • 70 Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow Caledonian University

    G4 0BA Glasgow

    United Kingdom

20082019
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Research Output 2008 2019

2019
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Additional Revenue Streams/Sources of Funding for the Delivery of Local Government Services

Danson, M. & Whittam, G., 18 Apr 2019, 42 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

File
revenue
funding
parliament
property tax
public service

Challenges of community engagement in a rural area: the impact of flood protection and policy

Henderson, F., Steiner, A., Farmer, J. & Whittam, G., 3 Nov 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Rural Studies.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

rural area
natural disaster
polarization
flooding
resilience
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Poverty, social exclusion and enterprise policy: a study of UK policies’ effectiveness over 40 years

Smith, A., Whittam, G., Jackman, L., Galloway, L. & Danson, M., 8 Apr 2019, In : The International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation. 20, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Industry
Policy effectiveness
Social exclusion
Social enterprise
Poverty
2018
service enterprise
market mechanism
citizen
market
budget

The impact of social policy on social enterprise failure

Thomson, J., Henderson, F., Smith, A. & Whittam, G., 12 Jul 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Social enterprise
Social policy
Scotland
Government
Rural areas
2017
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Evolutionary or equilibrist? Small businesses resilience to flooding in Scotland

Henderson, F. & Whittam, G., 11 Apr 2017, In : Studia Miejskie. 24, p. 23-41 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
flooding
climate change
protectionism
firm
objection
2016
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Are we there yet? - Transport for Tongue Limited – A case study of a not-for-profit company in North West Sutherland

Wyper, J., Whittam, G. & de Ruyter, A., 1 Aug 2016, In : Local Economy. 31, 5, p. 589-601 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Third sector
Rural communities
Social capital theory
Sustainability
Personnel

Trident and its successor programme: the case for non-renewal, employment diversification and contribution to peace

Danson, M., Gilmore, K. & Whittam, G., Nov 2016, Glasgow: The Reid Foundation . 20 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

diversification
peace
nuclear weapon
expenditures
devaluation
2015

Can credit unions bridge the gap in lending to SMEs?

Talbot, S., Mac an Bhaird, C. & Whittam, G., 2015, In : Venture Capital. 17, 1-2, p. 113-128 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Small and medium-sized enterprises
Lending
Credit unions
Industry
Excellence
Qualitative research
Mixed methods
Methodology
Longitudinal research
Longitudinal study

SME Lending: a new role for credit unions?

Talbot, S., Whittam, G. & Mac an Bhaird, C., 18 Dec 2015, Research Handbook on Entrepreneurial Finance. Hussain, J. G. & Scott, J. M. (eds.). Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing , p. 11-26 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Lending
Small and medium-sized enterprises
Credit unions
Financial institutions
Legislation

The show must go on: leadership learning on Broadway

Paul, S. & Whittam, G., Jul 2015, In : Organizational Dynamics. 44, 3, p. 196-203 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Industry
Learning
leadership
leader
theater

The stairway to Heaven? The effective use of social capital in new venture creation for a rural business

Moyes, D., Ferri, P., Henderson, F. & Whittam, G., Jun 2015, In : Journal of Rural Studies. 39, p. 11-21 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

social capital
entrepreneur
market
small business
population density
2014
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An Investigation into the impact of techno-entrepreneurship education on self-employment

Farzin, F., Thomson, J., Dekkers, R. & Whittam, G., 2014, p. 1019-1031. 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
self-employment
entrepreneurship
education
high technology
entrepreneur

Does Schumpeter still rule? Reflections on the current epoch

Dekkers, R., Talbot, S., Thomson, J. & Whittam, G., 2014, In : Journal of Innovation, Economics and Management. 13, 1, p. 7-36 30 p., 13.1.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Joseph Schumpeter
Economic crisis
Karl Marx
Innovation
Fermentation
2012

A conceptualisation of the relationship capital of rural small service firms

Whittam, G., Moyes, D. & Ferri, P., Mar 2012, In : Local Economy. 27, 2, p. 136-151 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Conceptualization
Service firms
Relationship capital
Small and medium-sized enterprises
Scotland

A sustainable rural?

McElwee, G. & Whittam, G., 2012, In : Local Economy. 27, 2, p. 91-94 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Rural communities
Sustainable development
Economics
Rural economy
Capacity constraints

Enhancing academic entrepreneurial capability through the creation of new knowledge

Talbot, S., Ferri, P., Whittam, G. & Baynaham, C., Aug 2012, In : The International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation. 13, 3, p. 189-199 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Entrepreneurial university
Entrepreneurial process
Triple helix
Operationalization
Capacity building
2011

Community ownership and sustainable economic development

Callagahan, G., Danson, M. & Whittam, G., 2011, In : Scottish Affairs. 74, p. 50-71 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

drama
migration
cause
community
economics

Scotland's Civic Society v England's Big Society? Diverging roles of the VCS in public service delivery

Danson, M. & Whittam, G., 2011, In : Social Policy & Society. 10, 3, p. 353-363 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

public service
community
parliament
divergence
Society
2010

Business angel syndicates: an exploratory study of gatekeepers

Paul, S. & Whittam, G., 2010, In : Venture Capital. 12, 3, p. 241-256 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Syndicates
Gatekeeper
Business angels
Exploratory study
Informal investment

Diversity in ethnic minority businesses from rural and urban localities

Deakins, D., Ishaq, M., Whittam, G. & Wyper, J., 2010, In : International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business. 9, 2, p. 177-192 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Locality
Scotland
Ethnic minorities
Urban areas
Owners

Racism: a barrier to entry? Experiences of small ethnic minority retail businesses

Ishaq, M., Hussain, A. & Whittam, G., Aug 2010, In : International Small Business Journal. 28, 4, p. 362-377 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Racism
Barriers to entry
Retail
Ethnic minorities
Owners

The neo-liberal project: local taxation intervention in Scotland

Cooper, C., Danson, M., Whittam, G. & Sheridan, T., Mar 2010, In : Critical Perspectives on Accounting. 21, 3, p. 195-210 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

taxation
reform policy
social movement
economic reform
neoliberalism
2008

The Third Sector and the regional development of social capital

Birch, K. & Whittam, G., 2008, In : Regional Studies. 42, 3, p. 437-450 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

social capital
regional development
promotion
geography