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Greece: Mastiha from the Island of Chios, Greece: A Case of Sustainable and Distributed Entrepreneurship

ByIoannis N. Katsikis, Klas Eric Soderquist

Our empirical study concerns the case of Mastiha, or mastic gum, a product of the mastic tree, which is exclusiv ely cultivated in a particular area in the southern part of the Greek island of Chios, located in the north Aegean Sea. Our case study is dedicated to an examination of the way in which the distribution of entrepreneurship in local space can be materialized and offer both business growth and sustainable local development.