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Poverty Alleviation Through Entrepreneurship: A Case Study of Thatta


Arsalan Mujahid Ghouri


Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris

Faisal Saleem


Independent

Muhammad Abdul Malik


affiliation not provided to SSRN

Khaleel Ahmed Lodhi


affiliation not provided to SSRN

March 1, 2011

Saleem, F., Khan, K. A., Malik, M. A. & Ghouri, A. M. (2011). Poverty Alleviation through Entrepreneurship: A Case Study of Thatta, Indian Journal of Commerce & Management Studies, 2(5), pp. 34-44.

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This particular research seeks an explanation thorough the factors such as economic, political, social as well as governmental influences that could help entrepreneurship to alleviate the poverty in one Pakistan’s small city Thatta. For this purpose the strategically approach is employed what is referred to by some as a ‘multi-method approach’ (Brewer & Hunter, 2006). This approach includes the pilot study, field work and survey questionnaire.

Study analysis revealed nine main factors related to internal and external thoughts of society and individual cause the lack of development in Thatta entrepreneurship culture. These available findings are precious to get in-depth understanding the nature of problems associated with the development of Thatta entrepreneurship which can alleviate the poverty.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 11

Keywords: Poverty, Entrepreneurship, Alleviation, Thatta, Pakistan

JEL Classification: I3, I32, I38, P46

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Date posted: April 4, 2012  

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Ghouri, Arsalan Mujahid and Saleem, Faisal and Malik, Muhammad Abdul and Lodhi, Khaleel Ahmed, Poverty Alleviation Through Entrepreneurship: A Case Study of Thatta (March 1, 2011). Saleem, F., Khan, K. A., Malik, M. A. & Ghouri, A. M. (2011). Poverty Alleviation through Entrepreneurship: A Case Study of Thatta, Indian Journal of Commerce & Management Studies, 2(5), pp. 34-44.. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2030454

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Arsalan Mujahid Ghouri (Contact Author)
Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris ( email )
Tanjong Malim, Perak 35900
Malaysia
Faisal Saleem
Independent ( email )
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United States
Muhammad Abdul Malik
affiliation not provided to SSRN ( email )
Khaleel Ahmed Lodhi
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