(pp.17-31) R. Khan, J. Al-Akkad and S. A. Al-Khursani ‘Cultivating a sustainable ecosystem for entrepreneurship for national transformation: Saudi Aramco Entrepreneurship Center’, MEJELSD, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2017

25th September 2017

Rashid Khan*, Jamal Al-Akkad and Sami A. Al-Khursani Aramco Email: rashid.khan.1@aramco.com Email: jamal.akkad@aramco.com Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to apprise the readers of the initiatives of Saudi Aramco in entrepreneurship development and growth in the country. Saudi Aramco Entrepreneurship Center (SAEC) was launched in 2011 with an objective to develop local enterprises in […]

(pp.369-378) B. B. Anderson ‘Corruption and economic development: New variables in the mix’, IJIKMMENA, Vol. 3, No. 3/4, 2014

17th August 2013

Beverlee B. Anderson, California State University, USA Purpose: The purpose of the paper is to explore the relationships that are thought to exist between the corruption within a country and additional selected components that contribute to a country’s sustainable economic development across regions of the world. Design/methodology/approach: Using data from the World Bank on various […]

(pp.51-63) H. M. Al-Mubaraki and M. Busler ‘Importance of innovation in Sweden’, IJIKMMENA, Vol. 3, No. 1, 2014

12th June 2013

Hanadi Mubarak AL-Mubaraki, Kuwait University, Kuwait Michael Busler, Richard Stockton College, USA Purpose: The dynamics of business contexts manipulate the way firms act in their industry. These changes can have effects in several areas within a company. Entrepreneurship and Innovation are two areas that are affected when a change in a firm’s environment occurs. The […]

(pp.185-196) B. B. Anderson ‘Corruption and economic development: A puzzling relationship’, IJIKMMENA, Vol. 2, No. 2, 2013

10th April 2013

Beverlee B. Anderson, California State University, USA Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to explore the relationships that are thought to exist between the corruption within a country and selected components that contribute to a country’s sustainable economic development across regions of the world. Design/methodology/approach: Using data from the World Bank on various aspects […]

(pp.39-50) H. M. Al-Mubaraki and J. Kolo ‘Incubators based on innovation in France’, IJIKMMENA, Vol. 2, No. 1, 2013

14th December 2012

Hanadi M. Al-Mubaraki, Kuwait University, Kuwait Jerry Kolo, American University of Sharjah, UAE Purpose: The objective of this paper is twofold: (1) discuss and analyze the adoption of incubators based on the innovation in France as successful case studies, and (2) identify the ratio of performance indicators of successful incubators. Methodology: The investigation and analysis […]

(pp.31-56) H. M. Al-Mubaraki and H. Schrödl ‘Incubating success towards Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)’, IJIKMMENA, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2012

28th January 2012

Hanadi M. Al-Mubaraki, Kuwait University, Kuwait  Holger Schrödl, Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg, Deutschland Purpose: This paper aims to identify and assess critical dimension of business incubation with focus on the Gulf Cooperation Council, which are suitable to measure the effectiveness of business incubation to support startup and entrepreneurial businesses by providing a number of services and resources […]