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Erschienen in: Journal of International Entrepreneurship 4/2019

05.07.2019

Intelligent entrepreneurship and firm performance: A cross-cultural investigation

verfasst von: M. Afzalur Rahim, Zhenzhong Ma, Cheng-Sim Quah, Md. Sahidur Rahman, Sajjad M. Jasimuddin, Leslie Shaw, Adnan Ozyilmaz

Erschienen in: Journal of International Entrepreneurship | Ausgabe 4/2019

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Abstract

This is a cross-cultural study that explores the relationship between entrepreneurs’ social intelligence and firm performance in six countries (China, Malaysia, Bangladesh, France, Ireland, and Turkey). These firms were founded during the 7 years preceding the study. Data for this study were collected with questionnaires from three managers of each firm who rated their founding CEOs on social intelligence and performance of their firms. Data from each firm were averaged. Data analyses in each sample with structural equations models suggest that CEOs with greater social intelligence contributed more to firm performance in each country. Implications for management, directions for future research, and limitations of the study are discussed.
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Metadaten
Titel
Intelligent entrepreneurship and firm performance: A cross-cultural investigation
verfasst von
M. Afzalur Rahim
Zhenzhong Ma
Cheng-Sim Quah
Md. Sahidur Rahman
Sajjad M. Jasimuddin
Leslie Shaw
Adnan Ozyilmaz
Publikationsdatum
05.07.2019
Verlag
Springer US
Erschienen in
Journal of International Entrepreneurship / Ausgabe 4/2019
Print ISSN: 1570-7385
Elektronische ISSN: 1573-7349
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10843-019-00252-5

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