Areas of Expertise: Institute for International Management Practice
Prof Teemu Kautonen's area of specialisation is entrepreneurship, mainly from the perspectives of economics and psychology.
Teemu Kautonen is Professor of Enterprise and Innovation in the Institute for International Management Practice. He has worked in academia since 2001 in Finland, Germany and the UK. He received his PhD in 2005 from the University of Wuppertal (Germany). His appointment to Anglia Ruskin is part-time, and his principal academic position is at Aalto University in Finland.
Supervision of PhD students
Principal Co-investigator, Dwoc – Design Driven Value Chains in the World of Cellulose, Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation, 2015-2017, €500,000 (my work package; the total project is worth €7 million).
Principal Co-investigator, VIPSE – Valuable, Intangible and Prestigious Service Experiences, Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation, 2012-2014, €580,000
Kautonen, T. I. Hatak, E. Kibler and T. Wainwright (2015). Emergence of entrepreneurial behaviour: The role of age-based self-image. Journal of Economic Psychology, Vol. 50, pp. 41-51.
Van Gelderen, M., T. Kautonen and M. Fink (2015). From entrepreneurial intentions to actions: Self-control and action-related doubt, fear, and aversion. Journal of Business Venturing, Vol. 30 No. 5, pp. 655-673.
Kautonen, T., M. van Gelderen and M. Fink (2015). Robustness of the theory of planned behaviour in predicting entrepreneurial intentions and actions. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Vol. 39 No. 3, pp. 655-674.
Wainwright, T., E. Kibler, T. Kautonen and R. Blackburn (2015). Can social exclusion against ‘older entrepreneurs’ be managed? Journal of Small Business Management, Vol. 53 No. S1, pp. 193-208.
Kautonen, T., S. Down and M. Minniti (2014). Ageing and entrepreneurial preferences. Small Business Economics, Vol. 42 No. 3, pp. 579-594.
Moro, A., M. Fink and T. Kautonen (2014). How do banks assess entrepreneurial competence? The role of voluntary information disclosure. International Small Business Journal, Vol. 32 No. 5, pp. 525-544.
Kibler, E., T. Kautonen and M. Fink (2014). Regional social legitimacy of entrepreneurship: implications for entrepreneurial intention and start-up behaviour. Regional Studies, Vol. 48 No. 6, pp. 995-1015.
Kibler, E. and T. Kautonen (2014). The moral legitimacy of entrepreneurs: An analysis of early-stage entrepreneurship across 26 countries. International Small Business Journal, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0266242614541844.
Kautonen, T. and M. Minniti (2014). ‘Fifty is the new thirty’: Ageing well and start-up activities. Applied Economics Letters, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13504851.2014.914138.