Impact of family capital & social capital on youth entrepreneurship – a study of Uttarakhand state, India

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Sharma, Lalit;
  • Publisher: Springer Nature
  • Journal: Journal of Global Entrepreneurship Research, volume 4, issue 1 (issn: 2228-7566)
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  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1186/s40497-014-0014-3
  • Subject: Family impact oncareer | D20 | Family and career intentions | G34 | L10 | Entrepreneurship | Factors influencing career choices | Youth entrepreneurship in Uttarakhand | Familycapital & youth entrepreneurship | Social capital & youth entrepreneurship
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The research paper intends to interpret how the three forms of family capital viz. family's financial capital, family's man power capital and family's human capital influences the career choice intention of students of HEI's of Uttarakhand, India. Additionally the study... View more
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