Family business: the essence and specificity in different countries of the world

  • Ірина Дерід
Keywords: family business, ownership, control, management, behavior, paternalism, the succession of generations, mentality,


The current views of the family business essence are analyzed in the article. The narrow and broad sense of family business are considered. The article studies the main options of  business organization, which can be attributed to the category of the family business, together with the specific behavior of the participants from the family circle. The article gives the statistical data concerning the share of family businesses in the total number of enterprises in different countries of the world. The research analyzes impact of mental features on manifestations of family businesses in different parts of the world.


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How to Cite
Дерід, І. (1). Family business: the essence and specificity in different countries of the world. The Journal of V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University. Series: International Relations. Economics. Country Studies. Tourism, (4 (1144, 2), 101-103. Retrieved from