Essays about: "Understanding rural entrepreneurship"

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  1. 1. Keepin’ it Clean(tech) - Assessing South Africa’s cleantech ecosystem to improve a framework for Cleantech Innovation and Entrepreneurship Ecosystems in Developing Countries

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Rheanna Johnston; [2019]
    Keywords : Cleantech; Entrepreneurship; Innovation; Innovation Ecosystems; Entrepreneurial Ecosystems; Developing Countries; South Africa; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis researched the Cleantech Innovation and Entrepreneurship Ecosystem (CIEE) of South Africa with the dual aim to improve and operationalise a conceptual framework as well as to identify areas for intervention in the specific case of South Africa. Supporting the growth of cleantech solutions in developing countries and emerging economies can be an important driver of inclusive and sustainable industrial development, resulting in economic, social and environmental benefits at the local level and supporting the achievement of global environmental and human development targets. READ MORE

  2. 2. THE TRANSITION OF AGING HEALTH PRACTITIONERS TO RETIREMENT STAGE : A comparison between Doctors and Nurses in Sweden and Ghana

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Francisca Assamany; Adom Naomi; [2019]
    Keywords : aging; entrepreneurship; bridge employment; retirement; post-retirement; grey entrepreneurship; Ghana; Sweden.;

    Abstract : Data from various sources indicate that the world’s population is aging and doing so at an unprecedented way. Global population figure of people aged 60 years and over have doubled since the 1980s. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. Modern ‘Land Girls’

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Lotta-Kaisa Susanna Mustonen; [2019]
    Keywords : Keywords: female entrepreneurship; labour income differences; double-bind; family demography; gender equality; gender regimes; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Female entrepreneurs have been reported to choose self-employment for a variety of reasons, such as the flexibility of combining work and childcare. However, paradoxically female entrepreneurs may face double-bind situation where they are responsible for their business and are primary care givers of the family. READ MORE

  5. 5. Growing on (Un)common Ground: Motivations and Locational Choice of Urban Agriculture Entrepreneurs

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Kerstin Schreiber; [2018]
    Keywords : urban agriculture; commercial urban farming; location-based entrepreneurship; ecopreneurship; grounded theory; motivation;

    Abstract : Urban agriculture in post-industrial countries is commonly represented in form of shared community gardens or individual gardening lots. However, within the last years, an increasing number of commercial urban farming enterprises around the globe have started their operations. READ MORE