Exercise 8.2

Mehrotra, V., Morck, R., Shim, J. & Wiwattanakantang, Y. 2011. Must Love Kill the Family Firm? Some Exploratory Evidence. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, 35(6), 1121-1148. 

Read the Introduction, Empirical Findings and Conclusions sections of the article by Mehrotra et al (2011), and explain briefly (max 1 page) the insight delivered by this study. 

  • What was the motivation for this study, why did the authors feel it was needed?
  • What is the research question they wish to answer? 
  • What are the key findings of the research paper? 
  • What is your impression of this research; is it well-grounded and does it offer relevant implications?