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2018 | 11 | nr 1 | 14--151
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Entrepreneurial Orientation and Antecedents of Low-Income Household Heads in Kelantan, Malaysia

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The objective of this study is to determine the distribution of entrepreneurial orientation across districts, gender, education level, occupation, and experience levels in Kelantan, Malaysia. This study employs the cross- sectional approach and quantitative data were collected from 800 low-income household heads in Kelantan, Malaysia. It was found that the distribution of entrepreneurial orientation is the same across gender. However, findings reported a significant difference in the distribution of entrepreneurial orientation across districts, education level, occupation, and experience level. Policy makers should therefore focus on interactive programs in order to increase the level of entrepreneurial orientation among low-income household heads in the district of Jeli, those who never attended school, the unemployed, and those who reported to have no experience as they scored the lowest mean rank.(original abstract)
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14--151
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  • Universiti Malaysia Kelantan, Kota Bharu, Malaysia
  • Universiti Malaysia Kelantan, Kota Bharu, Malaysia
  • Universiti Malaysia Kelantan, Kota Bharu, Malaysia
  • Universiti Malaysia Kelantan, Kota Bharu, Malaysia
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