The Foochow entrepreneurial characteristics : comparison between generations

Ernest Cyril , de Run and Subramaniam , Malar and Wong, Michael Sing Lung (2006) The Foochow entrepreneurial characteristics : comparison between generations. Journal of Asia Entrepreneurship and Sustainability, 2 (3).

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Abstract

This study identifies the current motivation and entrepreneur characteristics of the second / third generation Foochow Chinese in Sarawak as compared to their forefathers. This is then compared to determine what has been lost or gained in the Foochow entrepreneurial spirit. Data was obtained through indepth interview of thirty Foochow entrepreneurs. The study utilizes Evolutionary Psychology Paradigm and is analyzed using frequency and Crosstabulation. The findings indicate specific generation based perception and motivators of entrepreneurship.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, UNIMAS
Uncontrolled Keywords: UNIMAS, FOOCHOW ENTREPRENEURIAL, Foochow Chinese, Sarawak
Subjects: A General Works > AC Collections. Series. Collected works
A General Works > AC Collections. Series. Collected works

H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Economics and Business
Depositing User: Karen Kornalius
Date Deposited: 21 Apr 2014 03:05
Last Modified: 12 Mar 2015 08:33
URI: http://ir.unimas.my/id/eprint/1800

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