Family Business Research Methods 3 Credits
Course ContentsFollowing the research process, the students will discuss about the relevance of a research problem in family business, discussing how to craft relevant research that will contribute to family business by achieving the fit between research question, theory, and method. Reflecting on how to structure a literature review, students will explore the dynamics for formulating the proper research question. The course will continue by discussing data collection issues in quantitative and in qualitative research, followed by a focused discussion on data analysis using qualitative and qualitative methods. Ethical issues and quality in research will be also discussed. The course is ended by a reflection about the journey of a paper, and how to how to tackle a review process.
PrerequisitesAdmitted to a doctoral programme in business administration or a related subject of a recognized business school or university.
Level of Education: XXX
Course code/Ladok code: FJFBR31
The course is conducted at: Jönköping International Business School