Key Areas: Asia - Africa - Latin America - North America - Europe - Transition Economies - NGO Development - Banking - Policy - Regulation - Exporting

Gibb, A.A. (2006) ‘Making markets in business development services for SMEs: taking up the Chinese challenge of entrepreneurial networking and stakeholder relationship management’. Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development Vol 13 no.2

Gibb, A.A. (2005)‘Back to the Future. Evaluation as an instrument for Development of Entrepreneurship in a Transition Economy’ Paper to the ‘Gateways to Entrepreneurship’ Research  Conference University of St. Louis USA

Gibb, A.A. and Li, J. (2003) ‘Organising for enterprise in China: what can be learned from the Chinese micro, small and medium enterprise development experience?’, Futures, 35 pp. 403 421 Pergamon

Gibb, A.A. (2002) ‘The place of entrepreneurship in the Asian University for Women (AUW)
A concept into practice paper’.

Gibb, A.A. (2000) Developing Growth Businesses in the New Technology Era' Keynote to the Croation Ministry of Economy Fourth Small Firms Conference Split Croatia June pp 10

Gibb, A.A. and Adhikary, D. (2000) 'Strategies for Local and Regional NGO Development. Combining Sustainable Outcomes with Sustainable Organisations'. Entrepreneurship and Regional Development Journal. Vol. 12. No. 2.

Gibb, A.A. (editor and main contributor) (2000) ‘Entrepreneurial Training for the Growth of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises. Lessons from Central and Eastern Europe’. European Training Foundation Turin

Gibb, A.A. (1999) 'Creating an Entrepreneurial Culture in Support of SMEs' Small Enterprise Development. An International Journal. Vol.10. No.4. pp 27-38.

Gibb, A.A. (1999) 'Dealing with Entrepreneurship and Small Business in Government'. Paper written for International Donor Group Conference on the Regulatory Environment and Small Business. UNIDO. Vienna, Austria; September.

Gibb, A.A. (1999) 'Economic and Business Development. Network Programme. Strategic Guidelines'. Open Society Institute. Presentation to General Assembly Meeting of the Soros Foundation Open Society Institute. Budapest. 24th/25th June.

Gibb. A.A. (1999) 'The Role of SMEs in Economic and Social Development. 'Keynote presentation to World Bank/Government of Saudi Arabia Conference on Small Scale Enterprise Promotion. Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. March.

Gibb, A.A. (1998) 'Proposed support for the Russian Federal State Committee for Support of Small Enterprise'. Summary paper to the Know How Fund based upon Contract Research Investigations. pp 1-15.

Gibb, A.A. (1998) 'Can we add value to the Small Business Advice System in the EU? Is there a need?' Presentation to European Socialist Parliamentary Group Workshop on 'Improving Access to Management Advice'. Brussels.

Gibb, A.A. (1998) 'SMEs as engines for Transition to a Market Economy. Scope for Action. What should we be prioritising?' Keynote address to EU/Workshop on Small Enterprise Development in Transition Economies. Budapest, Hungary.

Gibb, A.A. (1998) 'Partnerships for Entrepreneurship Development'. Presentation to University of Stellenbosch Conference on Enterprise Development. Stellenbosch, South Africa.

Gibb, A.A. (1998) 'The Role of SMEs in Economic and Social Development. The Challenge to Management Education'. Presentation to European Union Workshop on Middle East Management Schools. Bahrain.

Gibb, A.A. (1998) 'Getting the supply side right!' Keynote Paper at the 'Supporting Growing Businesses in Africa A Challenge for the 21st Century'. International Conference organised by the Kenya Institute of Management and Nottingham Business School. Nairobi. March.

Gibb, A.A. (1997) 'A Comparative Analysis of Current SME Strategies, Policies and Programmes in Central European Initiative Countries. UNIDO, Vienna. Summary pp several country volumes either authored or edited

Gibb, A.A. (1996) 'Improving the Support for Small Business Development in Central and Eastern Europe and the CIS' in 'Small Business in Transition Economies'. Levitsky, J. (ed.), I.I.T. Publications/Bannock Partners, London. pp 3-14.

Gibb, A.A. and Lyapunov, S. (1996) 'Creating Small Businesses out of Large' in Small Business in Transition Economies. Levitsky, J. (ed.), I. Tec. Publ., London. pp 34-51.

Gibb,A.A. and Haas, Z. (1996) 'Developing local support services for Small Business Development in Central and Eastern Europe - the donor challenge' Entrepreneurship and Regional Development 8 pp 197 - 216

Gibb, A.A. (1996) 'Essential Characteristics and Capacities of Institutions to meet the challenge of 'Training for Success''. Brainstorm, CEFE Journal, GTZ. pp 12-15. October.

Gibb, A.A. (1996) 'Training for Success - Moving Towards an Enterprising Society'. GTZ International Trainer Workshop. Cape Town, South Africa.

Gibb, A.A. (1996) 'The Global Challenge to Small Business, A shared future'. Keynote Paper to the International Conference on Development Strategies for SMEs. China Convention on International Economic Cooperation and Trade. Changzhou, China. WASME Vol.2. No.19. pp 1-5. October

A.A. Gibb (1995/6) 'Cultivating Entrepreneurship. Entrepreneurship in Transition - Back to the Future'. Economic Reform Today. Vol. 1 . 3. Centre for International Private Enterprise. Washington, USA. pp 1-10.

Gibb, A. A. (1995) 'Creating Small Business out of Large in Central and Eastern Europe'. (with S. Lypunov). Small Enterprise Development. An International Journal. Vol.6. No.3. pp 4-17.

Gibb, A.A. (1995) 'Improving the support for Small Business Development in Central and Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union'. Keynote Paper. Conference of World Donors Committee for support of Small Enterprise Development in the Transition Economies. Budapest. June pp 13

Gibb, A.A. (1995) 'Strategic Issues in Business Association Development. Adding value to the business community'. Lead paper. CIPE Conference of Business Associations and Public Policy Institutes of Central Europe. Budapest. September pp 12.

Gibb, A.A. (1995) 'Strategic issues in development of Local Enterprise Agency support for small business in Central and Eastern Europe. (With Zoltan Haas). 25th Small Firms Conference of the European Foundation for Management Development. Cyprus. September

Gibb, A.A. (1995) 'Entrepreneurship in the Transition Economies: Back to the Future. Economic Reform Today. Vol.4. 1995. pp 9

Gibb, A.A. (1995) 'Profile of Management Excellence in European Small Enterprises'. UK Study and analysis and comparative analysis. (With others). Industrial Training Authority Cyprus. pp 180.

Gibb, A. A. (1995) 'Small Business and Large Entrepreneurs in Transitional Type Economies' in 'Theoretical and Practical Problems/Aspects of Management. Vol.1. Moscow. 1995. pp 74-81

Gibb, A.A. (1994/95 'Towards an Enterprise Culture. The Scope for Small Business Development in the Basic Education System of the Transition Economies'. Romanian Pedagogical Review (Reviste de Pedogogie) Bucharest. (with J. Cotton).

Gibb, A.A. (1994)'Transition management in Romania: A cultural perspective. A Comment'. In Regional Development Dialogue. Vol.15. No.1. Summer

Gibb, A.A. (1994) A Study of the development potential for SME related Education in Romania'. For the European Commission. (With D. Kemp and J. Cotton). pp 150.

Gibb, A. A. (1994) 'Small Business Management in the New Europe'. Edt. proceedings of 24th European efmd Small Business Seminar. Slovenia. September 2 Volumes. pp 747. (with M. Rebernik

Gibb, A.A. (1993) 'Small Business Development in Central and Eastern Europe. Opportunity for a Rethink'. In Journal of Business Venturing. Vol. 8. 1993. pp 461-486.

Gibb, A.A. ( 1992/3) 'Small business development in Central and Eastern Europe'. efmd Forum Journal Focus East and Central Europe. pp 52-56.

Gibb, A.A. (1992) 'Assisting New Female Entrepreneurs. Is support geared to reality?'. In proceedings of Regional Workshop on the development of micro enterprise by women. Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, India. August. pp 11.

Gibb, A.A. (1992) 'A Study of the Regulatory Environment for Small Business Development in Russia.' Five Volumes. For the World Bank. (With Yolanda Gibb and the Russian Working Committee for Economic Reform). December

Gibb, A.A. (1991) 'Defining Success in Entrepreneurship Development Programmes: A Guide to a Model Approach?'. Small Enterprise Development Programme. International Labour Office. Geneva. pp 29.

37. Gibb, A.A. (1990) 'Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) Development and the Enterprise Culture'. Keynote address to the Fourth Latin American Entrepreneurship Congress Third University Entrepreneurship Exhibition. Cali, Colombia. April

Gibb, A. A. ( 1990) 'The Design of Extension and Related Support Services for Small-scale Enterprise Development'. (with G. Manu). International Small Business Journal. Vol.8. No.3. April/June

Gibb, A.A. ( 1990) 'Universities, Small Business and Entrepreneurship Education: Towards a Holistic Approach'. (with Mohd. Salleh Hj Din). In Small Enterprise Development. An International Journal. Vol.1 No.4. pp 27-36.

Gibb, A. A. (1989) 'Guides to Competencies in the design of effective training programmes for small business in the European Community'. 4 Volumes. CEDEFOP, Berlin.

Gibb, A.A. (1989) 'Success in the New Europe: The New Demands on Businesses and Services'. Economist Conference Unit and the Association of the Italian Chambers of Commerce. Belgium. December

Gibb, A.A. (1989) 'A Study of the Spirit of Enterprise (Education for Enterprise) in Europe'. Inter-country study and report produced for the SME Task Force of the European Community. (With C. Johnson and others). 9 volumes.

Gibb, A.A. (1989) 'Developing Trainer and Organiser Competency for Supporting SMEs in Europe'. Paper presented at the 19th European Small Business Seminar. Aarhus, Denmark. (With G. Dupont and A. Melis of CEDEFOP). August

Gibb, A.A. (1988) 'Human Resource Development Policies for Entrepreneurship Development in Small Scale Enterprise - Do they meet National Needs?' Abstract. Workshop on Entrepreneurship Development for Small Scale Development. Asian Pacific Development Bank Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. February

Gibb, A.A. (1987) 'Stimulating New Business Development. What Else Besides EDP?' Paper presented to the First Asia-Pacific Symposium on Small Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Development. Manila. February

Gibb, A.A. (1987) 'An Evaluation of the Small Business Promotion Project in Nepal'. For the German Government Overseas Development Agency. GTZ. January

Gibb, A.A. (1987) 'Training for Enterprise and Small Business in Europe - The Way Ahead'. CEDEFOP Journal.

Gibb, A.A. (1986) 'Providing Enterprise Skills to the Unemployed'. Keynote to the OECD Training and Employment Seminar. Ankara, Turkey. October

Gibb, A.A. (1986) 'The role of Education and Training in Small and Medium Enterprise Development in Europe. Creating an Agenda for Action. Background Briefing Paper to a 1-day workshop of Education and Employment Ministers from the European Union and Transition Economies on Small and Medium Enterprise Training and Education. Italian Presidency. Torino. 28 May pp 35

Gibb, A.A. (1986) 'Problematique de PMEs Politiques Nationales et Communitaries'. Background paper to the establishment of DG XXIII. Report direct to the EEC Commissioner Sr. Matutes. (With Professor Emilio Fontela, M. Roland Tavitian and Michel de Vos).

Gibb, A.A. (1986) 'Policies for Small Business Development in Europe. A Comparative Review'. Proceedings of 9th National Small Business Research Conference. Gower. (with G. Haskins).

Gibb, A.A. (1986) 'A Guide to Small Firms Assistance in Europe'. Gower. pp 263. (edt. with Gay Haskins and Tony Hubert).

Gibb, A.A. (1985) 'A Study of Small Business Start-Up Assistance Agencies at the Local Level in the UK, France and Germany'. Four Volumes. Report to the EEC. (with others).

Gibb, A.A. (1985) 'Linkages and Effectiveness in Small Firms Support. Shaping New Initiatives for Public Policy Support for Small Business Development'. Lead paper to First National Nigerian Small Business Workshop. Administrative Staff College of Nigeria. May

Gibb, A.A. (1985) 'Support for Small Business and Entrepreneurship Development in Europe - The Role of Education and Training'. A Guest Paper on behalf of the European Foundation for Management Development to the American Assembly of Collegiate Schools of Business. Annual Congress, Orlando, Florida. April pp 25.

Gibb, A.A. (1985)'The Role of the National Training Fund (of the Czech Republic) in the area of Small Enterprise Development' (with Mike Henriques, ILO). ILO/NTF. June.

Gibb, A.A. (1985)'The Relationship of Small Business and Export Promotion in Malaysia and Indonesia'. Report to the International Trade Centre, Geneva. November

Gibb, A.A. (1985) 'Support for Local Enterprise Initiatives'. Report on the Workshop of the European Group for Local Enterprise Initiatives (EGLEI). June

Gibb, A. A. (1984) 'Key Issues in Small Firm Lending'. A Review of the European Bankers Small Business Seminar. Organised by the European Foundation for Management Development and the National Westminster Bank, UK. (published). March, pp 26.

Gibb, A.A. (1983) 'Improving Productivity, Working Conditions and Environment in Small Industrial Undertakings. A Guide to Systematic Training Approach'. (With Alex Louisine). A Report to the ILO. .pp 29.

Gibb, A.A. (1982) 'The Operation of Small Firms Policy in Western Germany' in 'Stimulating Small Business Development'. Gower. (edt. by D. Watkins, J. Stanworth and J. Lewis).

Gibb, A.A. (1982) 'Stimulating Entrepreneurship and New Business Development'. International Labour Office, Geneva. pp 23

Gibb, A.A. (1982) 'The Small Business Institute Programme in the USA and its relevance to the UK', in 'Small Business Research. The Development of Entrepreneurs'. Gower. (edt. by T. Webb and T. Quince). pp 7-19

Gibb, A.A. (1982) 'The Small Business Development Centre Programme in the USA. The Network Concept', in 'Small Business Research. The Development of Entrepreneurs'. Gower. (edt. T. Webb and T. Quince). pp 161-177

Gibb, A.A. (1982) 'A Workshop Approach to New Enterprise Development'. Report to ILO, Geneva. pp 65.

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