• A
  • A
  • A
  • ABC
  • ABC
  • ABC
  • А
  • А
  • А
  • А
  • А
Regular version of the site

Student
Title
Supervisor
Faculty
Educational Programme
Final Grade
Year of Graduation
Anna Skvortsova
Entrepreneurial Activity: The Case of Developing Countries
Economics
(Bachelor’s programme)
8
2016
Modern literature has many papers in the field of entrepreneurship, however most of them does not explain the special features of entrepreneurial activity in developing countries. So that, in the present research work it is used panel data for cross country analysis in the aim of finding factors influencing the level of entrepreneurial activity in the 52 developing countries. The paper discusses how individual characteristics and regulatory standards of the countries, as well as some macroeconomic indicators. The last include GDP growth and the unemployment rate. We noted a significant influence of individual factors (gender, age, education), and indicators characterizing the self-assessment of the respondent and evaluation of the environment in which he is located. For macroeconomic indicators, there are two main conclusions the positive impact of GDP growth and the lack of impact of unemployment on the level of entrepreneurial activity. The latter result coincides with the findings of the Nielsen survey, College.

Student Theses at HSE must be completed in accordance with the University Rules and regulations specified by each educational programme.

Summaries of all theses must be published and made freely available on the HSE website.

The full text of a thesis can be published in open access on the HSE website only if the authoring student (copyright holder) agrees, or, if the thesis was written by a team of students, if all the co-authors (copyright holders) agree. After a thesis is published on the HSE website, it obtains the status of an online publication.

Student theses are objects of copyright and their use is subject to limitations in accordance with the Russian Federation’s law on intellectual property.

In the event that a thesis is quoted or otherwise used, reference to the author’s name and the source of quotation is required.

Search all student theses