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Grass-root creativity, innovation, entrepreneurialism and poverty reduction

Pathak, Raghuvar D. (2008) Grass-root creativity, innovation, entrepreneurialism and poverty reduction. International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management, 8 (1). pp. 87-98. ISSN 1368-275X

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Abstract

This paper advocates improvement of problem solving skills rather than focusing on free or non free markets for reducing poverty. The paper challenges the commonly held assumption that the entrepreneur also needs to be always the innovator and the investor. Based on a multicountry study, a suggestion is made for the need for a culture specific and customised entrepreneurship education for reducing poverty.

Item Type: Journal Article
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
Divisions: Faculty of Business and Economics (FBE) > Graduate School of Business
Depositing User: Ms Neha Harakh
Date Deposited: 09 Feb 2008 11:23
Last Modified: 17 Jul 2012 14:57
URI: http://repository.usp.ac.fj/id/eprint/135
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