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Toward A Contextual Model of Entrepreneurial Intentions

Jennie Elfving (), Malin Brännback and Alan Carsrud
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Jennie Elfving: Rödsövägen 149
Malin Brännback: Chair of International Business, Åbo Akademi University
Alan Carsrud: Ted Rogers School of Management, Ryerson University

Chapter Chapter 2 in Understanding the Entrepreneurial Mind, 2009, pp 23-33 from Springer

Abstract: Abstract In this chapter, the authors challenge the existing linear views of entrepreneurial intentions by proposing a contextual model of entrepreneurial intentions (EIM). This model, initially proposed by Elfving (2008), bridges self-efficacy, motivations, and intentions, in particular it addresses the role that specific goals and motivations play in intentionality. In addition, the chapter addresses the issues of the inconsistent effect of social norms on entrepreneurial intentions. It builds upon the prior work of a broad range of researchers, including those represented in the other chapters in this cluster on entrepreneurial intentions within this volume.

Keywords: Social Norm; Entrepreneurial Activity; Entrepreneurial Intention; Entrepreneurial Behavior; Reciprocal Causation (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2009
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DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4419-0443-0_2

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