Innovation and Entrepreneurship: A Model Based on Entrepreneur Development
AbstractThis article proposes a person-centered model for entrepreneurship, rather than one based on an idea or business plan. It analyzes the characteristics of entrepreneurship development programs worldwide and presents a representative sample of best practices. On the basis of the main findings and lessons learned, this paper defines the characteristics and components of a new model for entrepreneur development and presents recommendations as to how to deploy the model in Latin America and the Caribbean.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Inter-American Development Bank in its series IDB Publications with number 60638.
Date of creation: Nov 2011
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Science & Technology; Economic Development & Growth; Business Development; entrepreneurship; innovation; Latin America and the Caribbean; innovation model; person-centered model for entrepreneurship; best practices;
This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2012-01-03 (All new papers)
- NEP-CSE-2012-01-03 (Economics of Strategic Management)
- NEP-ENT-2012-01-03 (Entrepreneurship)
- NEP-INO-2012-01-03 (Innovation)
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