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dc.contributor.authorSantos, Ginapt_PT
dc.contributor.authorMarques, Carla Susana Da Encarnaçãopt_PT
dc.contributor.authorFerreira, João J. M.pt_PT
dc.identifier.citationSantos, Gina; Marques, Carla S.; Ferreira, João J. M.What are the antecedents of women’s entrepreneurial orientation?, International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal, 14, 877-821, 2018.pt_PT
dc.description.abstractThis study seeks to identify the antecedents of women’s entrepreneurial orientation (EO) and exploring what possible relationships that may exist between them. The research focuses on women entrepreneurs and non-entrepreneurs in a quantitative perspective whose methodology consisted of the collection of primary data through a survey distributed to women in Portugal. After structural equation modelling was applied, the results suggested that recognition of opportunities influences EO. This influence is expressed both directly and indirectly through training in management and entrepreneurial skills. These findings led to the conclusion that policies promoting training for community members, in general, need to be rethought and policies need to emphasise training in management that enhances entrepreneurial skills, thereby increasing the proliferation of entrepreneurship. Entrepreneurship education and training should be promoted from basic education onwards in order to develop entrepreneurial skills from an early age. Prior to this study, the relationships between opportunity recognition, management training and entrepreneurial skills have never been studied in relation to women.pt_PT
dc.relation.ispartofCETRAD - Centro de Estudos Transdisciplinares para o Desenvolvimentopt_PT
dc.subjectWomen entrepreneurshippt_PT
dc.subjectEntrepreneurial orientationpt_PT
dc.subjectOpportunity recognitionpt_PT
dc.subjectTraining and entrepreneurial skillspt_PT
dc.titleWhat are the antecedents of women’s entrepreneurial orientation?pt_PT
degois.publication.titleInt Entrep Manag Jpt_PT
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