Items where Author is "Lyon, Fergus"
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Vickers, Ian and Lyon, Fergus (2014) Beyond green niches? Growth strategies of environmentally-motivated social enterprises. International Small Business Journal, 32 (4). pp. 449-470. ISSN 0266-2426
Blundel, Richard and Lyon, Fergus (2014) Towards a ‘long view’: historical perspectives on the scaling and replication of social ventures. Journal of Social Entrepreneurship . ISSN 1942-0676
Saunders, Mark and Lyon, Fergus and Mollering, Guido (2014) Researching trust in tourism: methodological issues and associated concerns. In: Trust, Tourism Development and Planning. Nunkoo, Robin and Smith, Stephen, eds. Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility . Routledge, pp. 168-180. ISBN 9780415826013
Lyon, Fergus and Baldock, Robert (2014) Financing social ventures and the demand for social investment. Working Paper. Third Sector Research Centre.
Amoako, Isaac Oduro and Lyon, Fergus (2014) ‘We don’t deal with courts’: cooperation and alternative institutions shaping exporting relationships of small and medium sized enterprises in Ghana. International Small Business Journal, 32 (2). pp. 117-139. ISSN 0266-2426
Doherty, Bob and Haugh, Helen and Lyon, Fergus (2014) Social enterprises as hybrid organizations: a review and research agenda. International Journal of Management Reviews, 16 . ISSN 1460-8545
Lyon, Fergus and Sepulveda, Leandro and Vickers, Ian and McMullin, Caitlin and Gregory, Dan (2013) Process of social innovation in mutual organisations: The case of social enterprises leaving the public sector. In: The next edge of social innovation research. Nesta.
Harris, Frances and Lyon, Fergus (2013) Transdisciplinary environmental research: building trust across professional cultures. Environmental Science & Policy, 31 . pp. 109-119. ISSN 1462-9011
Arvidson, Malin and Lyon, Fergus (2013) Social impact measurement and non-profit organisations: compliance, resistance, and promotion. VOLUNTAS: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations, 24 (2). ISSN 0957-8765
Chew, Celine and Lyon, Fergus (2013) Social enterprise and innovation in third sector organizations. In: Handbook of Innovation and Change in Public Sector Services. Osborne, Stephen and Browne, Louise, eds. Edward Elgar, pp. 420-431. ISBN 9781849809740
Arvidson, Malin and Lyon, Fergus and McKay, Stephen and Moro, Domenico (2013) Valuing the social? The nature and controversies of measuring social return on investment (SROI). Voluntary Sector Review, 4 (1). pp. 3-18. ISSN 2040-8056
Teasdale, Simon and Lyon, Fergus and Baldock, Robert (2013) Playing with numbers: a methodological critique of the social enterprise growth myth. Journal of Social Entrepreneurship, 4 (2). pp. 113-131. ISSN 1942-0676
Lyon, Fergus (2013) We don’t deal with courts: cooperation and alternative institutions shaping exporting relationships of SMEs in Ghana. International Small Business Journal . ISSN 0266-2426 (In Press)
Lyon, Fergus and Humbert, Anne L. (2012) Gender balance in the governance of social enterprise. Local Economy, 27 (8). pp. 831-845. ISSN 0269-0942
Underwood, Sarah and Blundel, Richard and Lyon, Fergus and Schaefer, Anja (2012) Editorial. Introduction to social and sustainable enterprise: changing the nature of business. In: Contemporary Issues in Entrepreneurship Research. Underwood, Sarah and Blundel, Richard and Lyon, Fergus and Schaefer, Anja, eds. Emerald Group Publishing Limited. ISBN 9781781902547
Underwood, Sarah and Blundel, Richard and Lyon, Fergus and Schaefer, Anja (2012) Introduction to social and sustainable enterprise: changing the nature of business. In: Social and sustainable enterprise: changing the nature of business Contemporary Issues in Entrepreneurship Research. Contemporary issues in entrepreneurship research, 2 . Emerald Group Publishing Limited, xi-xv. ISBN 9781781902547
Lyon, Fergus and Sepulveda, Leandro (2012) Social enterprise support policies: distinctions and challenges. In: Government, SMEs and Entrepreneurship Development: Policy, Practice and Challenges. Blackburn, Robert A. and Schaper, Michael T., eds. Gower Publishing Limited, pp. 213-226. ISBN 9781409430353
Lyon, Fergus and Fernandez, Heather (2012) Strategies for scaling up social enterprise: lessons from early years providers. Social Enterprise Journal, 8 (1). ISSN 1750-8614
Lyon, Fergus (2011) Social innovation, co-operation and competition: inter-organizational relations for social enterprises in the delivery of public services. In: Social innovation: blurring boundaries to reconfigure markets. Nicholls, Alex and Murdock, Alex, eds. Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 139-161. ISBN 9780230280175
Lyon, Fergus and Arvidson, Malin (2011) Social impact measurement as an entrepreneurial process. Working Paper. Third Sector Research Centre (TSRC), Birmingham.
Sepulveda, Leandro and Lyon, Fergus and Stevenson, Nicky (2011) Changing funding realities for charities and social enterprises: responses to the big society agenda and austerity in the East of England. Project Report. Institue for Small Business and Entrepreneurship.
Sepulveda, Leandro and Syrett, Stephen and Lyon, Fergus (2011) Population superdiversity and new migrant enterprise: the case of London. Entrepreneurship and Regional Development, 23 (7-8). pp. 469-497. ISSN 0898-5626
Lyon, Fergus and Gabriel, Madeleine and Millar, Ross (2010) Social Enterprise Investment Fund Evaluation - Phase one: scoping, review and methodology development. Working Paper. TSRC and Health Services Management Centre at the University of Birmingham, Birmingham.
Lyon, Fergus and Teasdale, Simon and Baldock, Robert (2010) Approaches to measuring the scale of the social enterprise sector in the UK. Working Paper. University of Birmingham: Third Sector Research Centre, Birmingham.
Lyon, Fergus and Porter, Gina (2010) Evolving institutions of trust: personalised and institutional bases of trust in Nigerian and Ghanaian food trading. In: Organizational trust: a cultural perspective. Saunders, Mark and Skinner, Denise and Dietz, Graham and Gillespie, Nicole and Lewicki, Roy, eds. Cambridge Companions to Management . Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp. 255-278. ISBN 9780521737791
Stevenson, Nicky and Taylor, Mick and Lyon, Fergus and Rigby, Michelle (2010) Social Impact Measurement (SIM) experiencing and future Directions for the third sector organisations in the east of England. Working Paper. Social Enterprise East of England, Bradford.
Porter, Gina and Lyon, Fergus and Adamu, Fatima and Obafemi, Lanre (2010) Conflict and cooperation in market spaces: learning from the operation of local networks of civic engagement in African Market Trade. Human Organization, 69 (1). pp. 31-42. ISSN 0018-7259
Lyon, Fergus (2009) Alternative approaches to capacity building: practices in the public and private sector. Working Paper. CEEDR/ University of Birmingham.
Lyon, Fergus and Porter, Gina (2009) Market institutions, trust and norms: exploring moral economies in Nigerian food systems. Cambridge Journal of Economics, 33 (5). pp. 903-920. ISSN 0309-166X
Vickers, Ian and Vaze, Prachant and Corr, Leah and Kasparova, Eva and Lyon, Fergus (2009) SMEs in a low carbon economy: final report for BERR enterprise directorate. Project Report. Department for Business, Innovation & Skills., London.
Harris, Frances and Lyon, Fergus and Clarke, Sarah (2009) Doing interdisciplinarity: motivation and collaboration in research for sustainable agriculture in the UK. Area, 41 (4). pp. 374-384. ISSN 0004-0894
Lyon, Fergus and Sepulveda, Leandro (2009) Mapping the regional social enterprise sector: past approaches, challenges and future direction. Social Enterprise Journal, 5 (1). pp. 83-94. ISSN 1750-8614
Porter, Gina and Lyon, Fergus and Potts, Deborah (2009) Market institutions and urban food supply in West and Southern Africa. In: Macromarketing: a global focus: marketing systems, societal development, equity & poverty. Shapiro, Stanley J and Tadajewski, Mark and Shultz, Clifford, eds. SAGE library in marketing, 4 vols . SAGE Publications, London. ISBN 9781848607040
Lyon, Fergus (2009) Measuring the value of social and community impact. In: Social enterprise for public service: how does the third sector deliver. Hunter, Paul, ed. Smith Institute, London, pp. 30-38. ISBN 190537044X
Lyon, Fergus and Olsen, Wendy and Sanghera, Balihar (2009) Moral economy and development economics: introduction. Cambridge Journal of Economics, 33 (5). pp. 871-873. ISSN 0309-166X
Sepulveda, Leandro and Syrett, Stephen and Lyon, Fergus (2008) New ethnic minority business communities in Britain: challenges of diversity and informality for the UK business and policy frameworks. Working Paper. Middlesex University, London.
Lyon, Fergus and Harris, Frances (2008) Combining scientific and lay knowledges: participatory approaches to research in organic. In: Sustainable farmland management: new transdisciplinary approaches. Fish, Robert and Seymour, Susanne and Watkins, Charles and Seven, Michael, eds. CAB International, Wallingford, pp. 94-106. ISBN 9781845933517
Lyon, Fergus (2007) Institutional perspectives on understanding street vendor behaviour and networks: cases from Ghana. In: Street entrepreneurs: people, place and politics in local and global perspective. Cross, John and Morales, Alfonso, eds. Routledge studies in the modern world economy (66). Routledge, London, pp. 164-179. ISBN 9780415770286
Porter, Gina and Lyon, Fergus and Potts, Deborah (2007) Market institutions and urban food supply in West and Southern Africa a review. Progress in Development Studies, 7 (2). pp. 115-134. ISSN 1464-9934
Lyon, Fergus and Sepulveda, Leandro and Syrett, Stephen (2007) Enterprising refugees: contributions and challenges in deprived areas. Local Economy, 22 (4). pp. 363-375. ISSN 0269-0942
Sepulveda, Leandro and Lyon, Fergus and Botero, Andrea and Syrett, Stephen (2007) Formalising new arrival enterprises: challenges of new ethnic entrepreneurship for business support policy. Project Report. Prevista Ltd.
Lyon, Fergus and Bertotti, Marcello (2007) Measuring the contributions of small firms to reducing poverty and increasing social inclusion in the UK. In: Innovative approaches to reducing global poverty. Stoner, James A. and Wankel, Charles, eds. Information Age Publishing, Charlotte, USA. ISBN 9781593117528
Lyon, Fergus and Baldock, Robert and McPherson, Mark and Ekanem, Ignatius U. and Ellis, Catherine-Anne and Bertotti, Marcello and Sepulveda, Leandro and Oyelere, Michael (2007) Types and Impacts of BME Businesses. Project Report. South East England Development Agency.
Lyon, Fergus and Porter, Gina (2006) Groups as a means or an end? Social capital and the promotion of cooperation in Ghana. Environment and Planning D: Society and Space, 24 (2). pp. 249-262. ISSN 14723433
Lyon, Fergus (2006) Managing co-operation: trust and power in Ghanaian associations. Organization Studies, 27 (1). pp. 31-52. ISSN 0170-8406
Lyon, Fergus and Ramsden, Mark (2006) Developing fledgling social enterprises? A study of the support required and the means of delivering it. Social Enterprise Journal, 2 (1). pp. 27-41. ISSN 1750-8614
Lyon, Fergus and Porter, Gina and Adamu, Fatima and Obafemi, Lanre (2006) The Nigerian market: fuelling conflict or contributing to peace. In: Local business, local peace: the peace building potential of the domestic private sector. Banfield, Jessica and Gunduz, Canan and Killick, Nick, eds. International Alert, London, pp. 432-437. ISBN 189870273X
Porter, Gina and Lyon, Fergus (2006) Social capital as culture: promoting cooperative action in Ghana. In: Culture and development in a globalising world. Radcliffe, Sarah, ed. Routledge, Abingdon UK. ISBN 9780415348775
Lyon, Fergus and Evans, Melvyn and Ramsden, Mark and Burch, Julie (2005) Evaluation of the support for enterprising communities pilot project. Project Report. Department of Education and Skills..
Porter, Gina and Lyon, Fergus (2005) Investigations on building a food marketing policy evidence base in Nigeria. Project Report. Department for International Development..
Lyon, Fergus and Clarke, Sarah and Harris, Frances and Wolf, Martin and Gibbon, David (2005) Learning and research for sustainable agro-ecosystems by both farmers and scientists. Project Report. Middlesex University, London.
Porter, Gina and Lyon, Fergus and Adamu, Fatima and Obafemi, Lanre and Blench, Roger (2005) Trade and market in conflict development and conflict resolution in Nigeria: scoping study report to the UK department for International Development. Project Report. AgEcon Search, University of Minnesota.
Smallbone, David and Lyon, Fergus and Xiao, Li (2005) Trust, co-operation and networking in an immigrant business community: the case of chinese-owned businesses in the UK. In: Trust and entrepreneurship: a West–East perspective. Hohmann, Hans-Hermann and Welter, Friederike, eds. Edward Elgar, Cheltenham. ISBN 9781843768951
Lyon, Fergus and Porter, Gina (2005) The social relations of economic life and networks of civic engagement: ‘Social capital’ and targeted development in West Africa. In: West African worlds: paths through socio-economic change, livelihoods and development. Cline-Cole, Reginald and Robson, Elizabeth, eds. DARG regional development series (6). Pearson, Harlow. ISBN 9780130259493
Porter, Gina and Lyon, Fergus and Potts, Deborah and Bowyer-Bower, Tanya (2004) Improving market institutions and urban food supplies for the urban poor: a comparative study of Nigeria and Zambia. Project Report. Department for International Development, Wallingford.
Lyon, Fergus (2003) Community groups and livelihoods in remote rural areas of Ghana: how small-scale farmers sustain collective action. Community Development Journal, 38 (4). pp. 323-331. ISSN 0010-3802
Lyon, Fergus (2003) Trader associations and urban food systems in Ghana: institutionalist approaches to understanding urban collective action. International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, 27 (1). pp. 11-23. ISSN 0309-1317
North, David J. and Smallbone, David and Lyon, Fergus and Potts, Gareth (2003) Business-led regeneration of deprived areas: a review of the evidence base. [Research report 5]. Project Report. Office of the Deputy Prime Minister., London.
Porter, Gina and Harris, Frances and Lyon, Fergus and Adeptu, A. A. and Dung, Jasper (2003) Markets, ethnicity and environment in a vulnerable landscape: the case of small-scale vegetable production on the Jos Plateau, Nigeria, 1991-2001. Geographical Journal, 169 (4). pp. 370-381. ISSN 0016-7398
Lyon, Fergus (2003) Provide advice on methods to improve promotion and facilitation of Rural Enterprise Scheme - RE0114. Project Report. Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.
Lyon, Fergus (2003) The contribution of social enterprises to rural economies. Project Report. Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.
Lyon, Fergus (2003) The relations of co-operation in group enterprises and associations in Ghana: exploration of issues of trust and power. In: The institutions of local development. Sforzi, Fabio, ed. Igu Series on Local Development . Ashgate. ISBN 9780754632474
Lyon, Fergus (2002) Complementarity and co-ordination of self-employment support in rural areas. Project Report. Countryside Agency.
Lyon, Fergus and Evans, Melvyn and Bertotti, Marcello and Smallbone, David and Potts, Gareth and Ramsden, Peter (2002) Measuring enterprise impacts upon deprived areas. Project Report. Small Business Service..
Smallbone, David and Lyon, Fergus (2002) A note on trust, networks, social capital and entrepreneurial behaviour. In: Entrepreneurial strategies and trust: structure and evolution of entrepreneurial behavioural patterns in East and West European environments. Hohmann, Hans-Hermann and Welter, Friederike, eds. Arbeitspapiere und Materialien (37). Forschungsstelle Osteurpa, Bremen.
Porter, Gina and Adeptu, A. A. and Dung, Jasper and Harris, Frances and Lyon, Fergus (2001) Food marketing systems on the Jos Plateau. Project Report. Crop Harvest Programmes & Department for International Development.
Atherton, Andrew and Lyon, Fergus (2001) Segmenting support for small and medium enterprises: identifying and disseminating best practice. Research summary. Project Report. Department for Business, Innovation & Skills..
Lyon, Fergus (2000) Trust, networks and norms: the creation of social capital in agricultural economies in Ghana. World Development, 28 (4). pp. 663-682. ISSN 0305-750X