Economic and Psychological Factors in Entrepreneurial Tendency

5 Pages Posted: 12 Feb 2011 Last revised: 4 Nov 2011

Eugen Iordanescu

Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu

Cornelia Iordanescu

Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu

Gabriela Marcu

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Date Written: February 2, 2011

Abstract

In the actual context of global economical crisis, the research question we raised was: Which of the personality traits, formerly associated with entrepreneurship, remain sufficiently stable/strong to overcome the negative economic conditions? That was the starting point to propose experimental evaluation of the possible effect of certain factors such as the economical crisis context/information regarding the economy status and the personal perception regarding the money source/value as regards to the tendency of investing in a small business of the youngsters with a high Internal Locus of Control level.

Keywords: Entrepreneurial Tendency, Global Crisis, Experiment, Romania, ULBS

JEL Classification: C91, E22

Suggested Citation

Iordanescu, Eugen and Iordanescu, Cornelia and Marcu, Gabriela, Economic and Psychological Factors in Entrepreneurial Tendency (February 2, 2011). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1753626 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1753626

Eugen Iordanescu

Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu ( email )

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Cornelia Iordanescu (Contact Author)

Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu ( email )

B-dul Victoriei, no.10
Calea Dumbravii 34
Sibiu, Sibiu 550024
Romania

Gabriela Marcu

affiliation not provided to SSRN ( email )

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