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Call for Papers ....

Call for Papers ....

20 May, 2020

Attention to a special issue by Small Enterprise Research journal on ‘Small Enterprises and the Silver Economy’.

We welcome your consideration towards a possible contribution and/or encourage you to share this information with your colleagues. 

Small Enterprise Research - Call for Papers


Special Issue Title Small Enterprises and the Silver Economy


Special Issue Editors


Dr Helen McGuirk and Dr Aisling ConwayLenihan

Hincks Centre for Entrepreneurship Excellence,

Cork Institute Of Technology


Suggested topics of interest for this Special Issue:

  • The drivers of success in the silver economy for small enterprises.
  • Different sectors of the silver economy of benefit to small enterprises. 
  • Small enterprises’ innovation activities related to an ageing population.
  • Small enterprise policy supports and the silver economy.
  • The value of small enterprises engaging with older people as stakeholders (e.g., employees, customers, suppliers).

Full details can be found here and from the journal website


Further information

For further information, please contact guest editors

Dr Helen McGuirk -

Dr Aisling ConwayLenihan -



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