Studia Historiae Oeconomicae

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Vol. 40 No. 2 (2022)
Published 2022 December 30

Yearbook addressed to historians (particularly economic historians), economist, sociologist and social scientists who are interested in economic life in social and cultural context, both from theoretical and empirical point of view.
The first issue appeared in 1967 and the founder were prof. Czesław Łuczak and prof. Jerzy Topolski. The general objective was to share research results of polish scholars in the field of economic and social history to international readers.

Today the yearbook’spages are open for the results of research on both, past and contemporary social and economic phenomena, mainly from a historical, economic and sociological point of view.

SHO is published in English.


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DOI: 10.14746/sho

ISSN (Print): 0081-6485 ISSN (Online): 2353-7515   ARTICLES ARE LICENSED UNDER A:
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ENTREPRENEURSHIP, regardless of whether it is treated as a characteristic of active and innovative individuals and institutions, or a process aimed at the market and commercial use of an innovative idea, has been one of the most important factors causing economic changes and contributing to the “wealth and poverty of nations” since the dawn of time. ENTREPRENEURSHIP is therefore an important subject of research by economists, economic historians, sociologists, social psychologists and cultural anthropologists. Its role is not diminishing in spite of rapidly changing technical, economic, social, cultural and political conditions. Also nowadays ENTREPRENEURSHIP, both individually and institutionally, remains one of the main factors responsible for the creation of new products, organizational solutions and markets. ENTREPRENEURSHIP is one of the engines of economic development.

Research on entrepreneurship deserves to be continued for both cognitive and practical reasons. Knowledge of the various manifestations of entrepreneurship and its determinants, both in relation to successful and unsuccessful undertakings, may become the basis for explaining the mechanisms of the economy and training managerial staff.


The broadly understood ENTREPRENEURSHIP is the subject of the next 40 volume of the journal Studia Historiae Oeconimicae (Overview - Studia Historiae Oeconomicae (


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