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Global Entrepreneurship Monitor 2011 : Jamaica report

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dc.contributor.author Boodraj, Girjanauth
dc.contributor.author Skeete, Vanetta
dc.contributor.author Williams, Horace
dc.contributor.author Reid, Orville
dc.date.accessioned 2012-11-26T18:27:32Z
dc.date.available 2012-11-26T18:27:32Z
dc.date.copyright 2011
dc.date.issued 2012
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10625/50547
dc.description.abstract Eighty-one percent of working-age Jamaicans agreed with the statement that most people in the country consider that starting a business is a desirable career choice. Indeed, much status is accorded to successful Jamaican entrepreneurs. However, in the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) Report (2010), individual success achieved through personal efforts was lauded by the national culture on the one hand, but on the other, entrepreneurial risk-taking, creativity and innovativeness are not well-supported. en
dc.format Text en
dc.format.extent 1 digital file (56 p. : ill.) en
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en
dc.publisher University of Technology, Jamaica en
dc.subject EDUCATIONAL NEEDS en
dc.subject SMALL ENTERPRISES en
dc.subject ENTREPRENEURSHIP en
dc.subject COMPETITIVENESS en
dc.subject ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT en
dc.subject INNOVATION en
dc.subject JAMAICA en
dc.title Global Entrepreneurship Monitor 2011 : Jamaica report en
dc.type Synthesis Report en
idrc.project.number 106461
idrc.project.componentnumber 106461001
idrc.project.title Fostering Entrepreneurship in the Caribbean en
idrc.copyright.holder Girjanauth Boodraj, Vanetta Skeete, Horace Williams, Orville Reid, and University of Technology, Jamaica
idrc.dspace.access IDRC Only en
idrc.rims.adhocgroup IDRC SUPPORTED en
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