Prisca Valentino


International Venture Creation & Effectuation

Current Research Focus




DBA Promotion Project


A comparative cross-national research on the intertwinement of causal and effectual logics throughout the SME international opportunity process.




Entrepreneurial Identity in Emerging Markets


Exploring the journey of creative practitioners from the initial entrepreneurial motivation to an entrepreneurial identity via an effectual lens at the example of two different Asian emerging markets to develop an entrepreneurship education module.




Contemporary Entrepreneurship


Inspired by Saras D. Sarasvathy’s book «Shaping Entrepreneurship Research: Made, as Well as Found» (2020), my research focuses on a worldview in which the future is open-ended and shapeable through human action.