Early-stage entrepreneurial aspirations in efficiency-driven economies

by Author-Name: Pete, Stefan and Nagy, Agnes and Matis, Dumitru and Gyorfy, Lehel Zoltan and Benyovszki, Annamaria and Petru, Tunde Petra
Published in Romanian Journal of Economic Forecasting
, 2011, volume 14 issue 2, 5-18

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The aim of this article is to identify the influencing factors of early-stage entrepreneurial aspirations in efficiency-driven economies based on Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) Adult Population Survey (APS) database for the year 2008. Within the entrepreneurial aspirations the innovativeness of entrepreneurial businesses and the job growth expectations were studied.

Keywords: early-stage entrepreneur, entrepreneurial aspirations, Global Entrepreneurship Monitor
JEL Classification: M13, J24