Eva Alexandra Jakob

Eva Alexandra Jakob
University of Bayreuth · Faculty of Law, Business Administration and Economics

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Introduction
I'm an assistant professor in social entrepreneurship at the University of Bayreuth. My work focuses on research questions in the area of social entrepreneurial teams and the role of hybridity in social enterprises. I mainly draw on quantitative research methods such as regressions, cluster analysis, multilevel analysis, or meta analysis.

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Publications (10)
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Drawing on the information processing perspective, this paper investigates how young adults' attitudes toward entrepreneurship are shaped by their beliefs about the role and activities of entrepreneurs. Our first study (N = 129) reveals that young adults hold a biased set of beliefs. They believe that entrepreneurship affords agentic aspects (e.g.,...
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Companies increasingly recognize the importance of communicating corporate social responsibility (CSR) including their engagement toward employees, the community, the environment and other stakeholder groups to attract applicants. The positive findings on the effect of CSR on applicants’ reactions are commonly based on the assumption that companies...
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Companies increasingly recognize the importance of communicating corporate social responsibility (CSR) including their engagement toward employees, the community, the environment and other stakeholder groups to attract applicants. The positive findings on the effect of CSR on applicants’ reactions are commonly based on the assumption that companies...
Conference Paper
The combination of multiple institutional logics has important implications for the management and performance of hybrid organizations, but differences in this regard are not thoroughly understood yet. We address this gap by analyzing organizational value logics of 127 social enterprises, which results in a taxonomy including three clusters: social...
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Guided by two competing theoretical perspectives, we investigate the contextual role of perceived regulatory stakeholder pressure in the relationship between firms’ strategic orientation and their pursuit of a proactive environmental strategy (PES). While the enhancing perspective suggests that perceived regulatory stakeholder pressure strengthens...