Social Entrepreneurship in the Context of Romania's European Integration

The Annals of the University of Oradea, Section Economic Sciences, 2008

6 Pages Posted: 7 Jul 2008

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Nicolae Aurelian Bibu

West University of Timisoara

Loredana Orhei

HAN University of Applied Science

Date Written: July 7, 2008

Abstract

The social sector or social economy is still at a developing stage and the concept of social entrepreneurship is just in the emergence phase in Romania. There is still a lot to do in this field, in order to create sustainability among the actors of the social economy or social sector.

The paper will attempt to emphase the differences between entrepreneurship in NGO's and social entrepreneurship and clarify the two terms in relationship with the Romanian social sector and what needs to be taken into consideration for the future development of this sector in Romania, in the context of EU membership.

Keywords: social entrepreneurship, non-profit organization, social enterprise, sustainability

JEL Classification: L30, L31, L33, M13, M14

Suggested Citation

BIBU, Nicolae Aurelian and Orhei, Loredana, Social Entrepreneurship in the Context of Romania's European Integration (July 7, 2008). The Annals of the University of Oradea, Section Economic Sciences, 2008, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1156425

Nicolae Aurelian BIBU (Contact Author)

West University of Timisoara ( email )

Bd. Vasile Parvan nr.4
Timisoara 300223, Timis 330023
Romania

Loredana Orhei

HAN University of Applied Science ( email )

Kapittelweg 33 (B 0.02)
Arnhem, 6525
Netherlands

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