Publications

Selected publications, awards, funded projects and other accolades.


Selected Peer-Reviewed Papers

Jha, P., & Cottam, E.  (2021) Embeddedness of Inter‐firm Ties and Knowledge Creation†. European Management Review [ABS 3*]

Lin, Z., Cao, X. & Cottam, E. (2020) International networking and knowledge acquisition of Chinese SMEs: The role of global mind-set and international entrepreneurial orientation. Entrepreneurship and Regional Development. [ABS 3*]

Chen, Y., Cottam, E., & Lin, Z. (2020). The effect of resident-tourist value co-creation on residents’ well-being. Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Management44, 30-37.


Awards

‘Highly Commended’ award by the Enterprise Educators UK (2021)

'Exemplar Status' award by Chartered Association of Business Schools (2021)

Teaching Excellence Award by the Academy of Marketing (2018)

‘Highly Commended’ Award by the British Academy of Management (2017)

Sixteen Student-Led Teaching Award nominations (2013-2023)


Funding

£45,000 Innovate UK grant from the ‘Business Basics’ Fund to build a Digitally-Enabled Business Clinic

£25,000 Chartered Association of Business Schools funding to provide digital skills to UK SMEs

Nine British Council Research Newton Fund Grants


Government Reports

Cottam, E. & Coates, N. (2019) The Digitally Enabled Business Clinic Handbook. London, UK: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial strategy.

Coates, N & Cottam, E. (2019) The Digitally Enabled Business Clinic Report. London, UK: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial strategy.


Conference Papers

Cottam, E. (2017) Knowledge Sharing for Sustainable Innovation. Presented at ‘A pathway to global sustainability - Role of local food supply logistics in global sustainability’. Stellenbosch, Brazil.

Cottam, E. (2017). Innovation diffusion in food supply logistics. Presented at ‘A pathway to global sustainability - Role of local food supply logistics in global sustainability’ Conference. Stellenbosch, South Africa.

Cottam, E. (2017) Networked Problem Solving: How innovation diffuses in small and medium-sized enterprises. Presented at ‘‘Emission Control and Sustainable Energy in Green Port Development’ Conference. Dalian, China.

Cottam, E. (2015, March 23-27) Open Social Entrepreneurship: Towards an integrative framework of open innovation and social entrepreneurship. Presented at the 2015 British Council Social Entrepreneurship Workshop.

Cottam, E. (2014, September 9-11). Failure to adopt open innovation: A study of North East-based Manufacturing SMEs in the UK Paper presented at the 2014 British Academy of Management Conference.

Cottam, E & Galvin, P. (2013, September 10-12). The impact of unintentional knowledge leakages and spillovers on the longevity of inter-firm relationships Paper presented at the 2013 British Academy of Management Conference.


Case studies

Hodgson, S., & Cottam, E. How to create a career for yourself in the design world – become a successful freelance graphic designer and gain clients. Newcastle, United Kingdom: Ed Cottam Publishing.

Weinhold, R., & Cottam, E. Case Study on GrowTraffic. Newcastle, United Kingdom: Ed Cottam Publishing.

Romani, D & Cottam, E. Subtle Sensor Case: Life as a freelance photographer. Newcastle, United Kingdom: Ed Cottam Publishing.

Romani, D. & Cottam, E. Q & A with Subtle Sensor Photography. Newcastle, United Kingdom: Ed Cottam Publishing. R

Hodgson, S. & Cottam, E. Freelance design tips to help you become more a more successful & effective freelance designer. Newcastle, United Kingdom: Ed Cottam Publishing.

Venus, G,. & Cottam, Ed. From crumbs to cake: The creation of a cake company. Newcastle, United Kingdom: Ed Cottam Publishing.