ICSB Call for Papers The 32nd Annual World Conference of the International Council for Small Business (ICSB) will be held in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada from June 10-12, 1987. The theme for the conference is The Spirit of Entrepreneurship. There will be six sub-themes: The International Context of Small Business; Computers and Automation-Implications for Small Business; The Small Busi ness Environment; Small Business and the Government; New Venture Forma tion; and Small Business Operation. Anyone may submit a paper or workshop proposal that supports the conference theme or sub-themes. All submissions are blind refereed and must be received before January 15, 1987. For submission guidelines and/or a registration kit, please contact: Professor Robert Wyckham 1987 ICSB Conference Chairman Faculty of Business Administration Simon Fraser University Burnaby, British Columbia Canada V5A IS6 SBA Issue Alerts The Office of Advocacy has released several papers on topics of concern to small businesses. Reports include: "Employee Training in Small Business"; "Small Business and Social Security: Confidence or Crisis?"; "Innovation in Small Firms"; and--~'Small Business and Pensions." Single copies of these and other Issue Alerts can be obtained by contacting the Office of Information, U.S. Small Business Administration, (202) 634- 7600.
American Journal of Small Business – SAGE
Published: Jul 1, 1986