Essays about: "Female Entrepreneurship"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 44 essays containing the words Female Entrepreneurship.

  1. 1. Female Entrepreneurship in Sweden – Motivations to Start a Business

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Georgios Isaakidis; Stamatia Mouresioti; [2020]
    Keywords : entrepreneurship; female entrepreneurship; motivation; business; startup;

    Abstract : This research lies within the field of female entrepreneurship in the Swedish business environment and more particularly in the region of Stockholm and Uppsala. It aims to investigate and analyze the motivations of female entrepreneurs in creating their own business. READ MORE

  2. 2. Female Entrepreneurial Motivation in Urban and Rural Kenya - A qualitative study examining the differences in female entrepreneurial motivation in urban and rural areas in Kenya

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Anna Nelson; Viktoria Serreau; [2019]
    Keywords : female entrepreneurship; entrepreneurial motivation; Kenyan entrepreneurship; female entrepreneurial intention; Theory of Planned Behaviour;

    Abstract : Female entrepreneurship has for a long time been proven to be a driving factor of economic development, especially in developing countries such as Kenya. Moreover, economic development can be further enhanced by reducing urban and rural disparities in entrepreneurial opportunities in order to liberate the full potential productivity in all areas. READ MORE

  3. 3. Glimpsing into the Gender Gap: : Perceptions of gender inequality among women in the tech startup industry

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Amanda Malmqvist; [2019]
    Keywords : Gender; Gender equality; Gender gap; Tech; Startups; Entrepreneurship; Perceptions; Venture capital; Norms; Gender blind; Gender awareness; Stockholm; Genus; Kön; Jämställdhet; Könsgap; Tech; Teknik; Startups; Entreprenörskap; Uppfattningar; Riskkapital; Normer; Könsblindhet; Könsmedvetenhet; Stockholm;

    Abstract : There is a massive gender gap in the tech startup industry. 1% of the CTOs at venture-backed companies in Europe are women and only 1% of the venture capital in Sweden is given to all-female founding teams. READ MORE

  4. 4. Opposites Attract: Experimental evidence on the effects of gender in venture capitalists' investment decision-making

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Marianne Österlund; Niklas Ersson; [2019]
    Keywords : Venture Capital; Entrepreneurship; Gender; Homophily; Tokenism;

    Abstract : Female founders are known to raise less venture funding than their male counterparts. The conventional argument is that an increase of women in investment committees would increase the capital allocated to female founders. However, the female venture capitalists' willingness to invest in female founders remain untested. READ MORE

  5. 5. Motivation, ledarskap och kvinnligt entreprenörskap på landsbygden : en fallstudie i Heby kommun av evenemanget Fest i Heby

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Amanda Egnell; Filippa Lidell; [2019]
    Keywords : landsbygd; motivation; entreprenörskap; kvinnor; ledarskap;

    Abstract : Allt fler individer flyttar från landsbygden vilket resulterar i att det blir svårare för företagare och entreprenörer att lyckas med verksamheter i rurala områden, vilket missgynnar landsbygdens fortgång. Studier visar att motivation och ledarskap har stor inverkan på hur väl en verksamhet lyckas. READ MORE