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Sustainability 2019, 11(3), 934; https://doi.org/10.3390/su11030934

Sustainable Financing through Crowdfunding

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Faculty of Economics, University of Valencia, 46010 Valencia, Spain
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Department of Informatics, Linnaeus University, 351 95 Växjö, Sweden
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School of Social Sciences, Sodertorn University, 141 89 Huddinge, Sweden
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Received: 30 December 2018 / Revised: 28 January 2019 / Accepted: 30 January 2019 / Published: 12 February 2019
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Abstract

The phenomenon of crowdfunding has been widely studied, while the sustainability of crowdfunded ventures is attracting growing interest from academia and society. In light of this interest, we conducted bibliometric analysis to study the relationship between crowdfunding and crowdfunded ventures’ sustainability orientation. We analyzed the number of publications, type of publications, and most productive countries, journals, and authors. We also analyzed the most cited articles and examined their approach to sustainability and crowdfunding. The results suggested that a sustainability orientation could bring about change in the current financial and environmental system. View Full-Text
Keywords: crowdfunding; sustainability; social; environmental crowdfunding; sustainability; social; environmental
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Martínez-Climent, C.; Costa-Climent, R.; Oghazi, P. Sustainable Financing through Crowdfunding. Sustainability 2019, 11, 934.

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