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Articles in Conference Proceedings
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Kelestyn, B., Henfridsson, O. and Nandhakumar, J., 2017. Scaling the User Base of Digital Ventures Through Generative Pattern Replication: The Case of Ridesharing. https://scholarspace.manoa.hawaii.edu/bitstream/10125/41743/1/paper0594.pdf
Razavi, K., Costache, S., Gardiman, A., Verstoep, K. and Kielmann, T., 2015, June. Scaling VM deployment in an open source cloud stack. In Proceedings of the 6th Workshop on Scientific Cloud Computing (pp. 3-10). ACM. http://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/download?doi=10.1.1.698.434&rep=rep1&type=pdf
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Reports and Unpublished Papers
Angjelova, A. and Irion, V., 2016. Scaling up sustainability-oriented innovation.: Case examples of startups collaborating with large companies. https://www.diva-portal.org/smash/get/diva2:951137/FULLTEXT01.pdf
Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs. 2016. State of the small and growing business sector. https://c.ymcdn.com/sites/www.andeglobal.org/resource/resmgr/Research_and_Impact_updates/2016_SOTS_Report.pdf
Bannerjee, S., Bielli, S. and Haley, C., 2016. Scaling Together: Overcoming barriers in corporate-startup collaboration. Nesta. http://www.scaleupinstitute.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/scaling_together.pdf
Coussa, G., Dhami, T., Kaneko, M., Kim, C., Llewellyn, D. and Schmidt, M. 2018. What small and growing businesses need to scale up. March. https://numbersforgood.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/SpringImpact-NfG-Report-Final.pdf
Coutu, S., 2014. The scale-up report on UK economic growth. TechUK. http://www.scaleupinstitute.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/scaleup-report_2014.pdf
Deloitte. 2014. The Scale-up challenge. https://www2.deloitte.com/content/dam/Deloitte/uk/Documents/strategy/deloitte-uk-scale-up-challenge.pdf
Duruflé, G., Hellmann, T.F. and Wilson, K.E., 2017. From start-up to scale-up: examining public policies for the financing of high-growth ventures. http://bruegel.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/WP-2017_04.pdf
European Commission. 2016. Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions: Europe’s next leaders: The Start-up and Scale-up Initiative. https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/PDF/?uri=CELEX:52016DC0733&from=EN
FinnCap. 2018. Understanding the scale-up challenge. Ambition Nation Report 3. https://www.finncap.com/uploads/media/5b0598db48a0d/finncap-ambition-nation-report-03-may18.pdf?v1
Innovate UK. 2017. Scaling up: the investor perspective How innovative UK businesses can achieve sustainable growth. November. https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/656377/17.3215.102_Scaling_up_-_the_investor_perspective-31-10-17-FINAL_digital_version.pdf
Judge Business School, University of Cambridge and Saïd Business School, University of Oxford. 2016. Scale-up UK: Growing businesses, Growing our economy. http://www.scaleupinstitute.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/Scale-up-UK_Growing-Businesses_Growing-our-Economy.pdf
Larcker, D.F. and Tayan, B., 2018. Scaling Up: The Implementation of Corporate Governance in Pre-IPO Companies. Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Closer Look Series: Topics, Issues and Controversies in Corporate Governance No. CGRP-75.
MIT Industrial Performance Center. 2015. Growing Innovative Companies to Scale: How Does Massachusetts Measure Up?, December. http://ipc.mit.edu/sites/default/files/documents/ScaleUpReportDec2015.pdf
Ontario Chamber of Commerce. 2016. Breaking barriers: Ontario’s Scale Up Challenge. https://occ.ca/wp-content/uploads/Breaking-Barriers-Ontarios-Scale-Up-Challenge-1.pdf
Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). 2018. Enabling SMEs to scale up. https://www.oecd.org/cfe/smes/ministerial/documents/2018-SME-Ministerial-Conference-Plenary-Session-1.pdf
Sachs, G., 2015. Unlocking UK productivity—Internationalization and innovation in SMEs. Goldman Sachs 10,000 Businesses. http://www.scaleupinstitute.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/unlocking-uk-productivity.pdf
Scaleup Institute. 2017. SME Finance Monitor The scaleup perspective. July. http://www.scaleupinstitute.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/ScaleUpInstitute_SME_Finance_Monitor_2017_MID_RES.pdf
Scaleup Institute. 2018. Annual scaleup review. November. http://www.scaleupinstitute.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/SUI_Review_2018.pdf
The Entrepreneurs Network. 2017. Untapped unicorns – Scaling up female entrepreneurship. March. https://home.barclays/content/dam/home-barclays/documents/news/2017/Untapped-Unicorns-Scaling-up-Female-Entrepreneurship-2017.pdf
University of Toronto’s Impact Centre. 2018. Measuring Canada’s scaleup potential: A framework for a national high-tech funnel. March. https://tspace.library.utoronto.ca/bitstream/1807/87349/1/Plant_2018_Measuring%20Canada%27s%20Scaleup%20Pontential.pdf
World Economic Forum. 2014. Fostering innovation driven entrepreneurship in Europe Interactive Workshop, January. http://www3.weforum.org/docs/AM14/WEF_AM14_FosteringInnovationDrivenEntrepreneurshipEurope_SessionSummary.pdf
Barbier, J., Dixit, A., Moriarty, R., Namboodri, C., O’Connell, K., and Riegel, M. 2016. Where to Begin Your Journey to Digital Value in the Private Sector. Cisco. https://www.cisco.com/c/dam/en/us/solutions/collateral/service-provider/value-at-stake.pdf
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EY. 2019. Cybersecurity: moving from anchor to enabler of innovation. https://www.ey.com/Publication/vwLUAssets/Cybersecurity_as_an_enabler_of_innovation/$File/ey-cybersecurity-anchor-or-innovator.pdf
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Carucci, R. 2018. How the best entrepreneurs scale their startups for growth. Forbes, June 11. https://www.forbes.com/sites/roncarucci/2018/06/11/how-the-best-entrepreneurs-scale-their-startups-for-growth/#118d8bad3570
Ford Buckley, K., 2017. You’re Growing, But Are You Scaling? 5 Strategies to Help You Scale Growth. Edison Partners. March 22. https://www.edisonpartners.com/blog/5-strategies-scaling-growth
Javid, S. 2018. Want to scale your startup globally? Read this. January. https://medium.com/swlh/want-to-scale-your-startup-globally-read-this-507533d1a6aa
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Marhamat, B. 2018. Scale, Scale, Scale — Your Business Is Ready. Forbes. January 31. https://www.forbes.com/sites/forbesbusinessdevelopmentcouncil/2018/01/31/scale-scale-scale-your-business-is-ready/#2906466a6563
Patel, N. 2014. 7 Ways to Prepare Your Startup to Scale Up. Inc.com, December. https://www.inc.com/neil-patel/7-ways-to-prepare-your-startup-to-scale-up.html
Robinson. R. 2018. 4 simple ways to scale a startup in an increasingly expensive world. Forbes, November 6. https://www.forbes.com/sites/ryanrobinson/2018/11/06/scale-startup-increasingly-expensive-world/#6f6aa8557b5b
RocketSpace. 2018. Top 5 Growth Tools Founders Use to Scale Their Startups. July. https://www.rocketspace.com/tech-startups/top-5-growth-tools-founders-use-to-scale-their-startups
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The startups.co platform. 2014. Growth vs scaling. January. https://www.fundable.com/blog/post/growth-vs-scaling
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