Artur is a social scientist who specialises in entrepreneurship and business development, with a particular interest in the social, economic and environmental impacts of entrepreneurship activities on local development. His research aims to better understand activities of social enterprises and explores operational aspects of innovative forms of businesses that bring social outcomes and can contribute to societal development. Artur also investigates characteristics and motivations of (social) entrepreneurs as agents and their impact on the wider society. In his work he has drawn on structuration theory to understand how structure and agency work together to bring about change.
Artur has participated in a number of national and international projects. His work is multi-disciplinary and thus it uses a multi-method research approaches. He has a track record of successfully published papers in international journals some of which received awards for best paper in their field.