Thesis topic proposal
László Szerb
Entrepreneurship ecosystem measurement and research


Institute: University of Pécs
Doctoral School in Regional Policy and Economics

Thesis supervisor: László Szerb
Location of studies (in Hungarian): Pécs Rákóczi u. 80
Abbreviation of location of studies: KTK

Description of the research topic:

Entrepreneurship ecosystem research is one of the latest research direction of entrepreneurship that examines those institutional/contextual factors that lead to the startup and growth of high growth businesses. This type of research is based on the world’s largest individual entrepreneurship data collection, the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (http://gemconsortium.org/) data set. and the Global Entrepreneurship and Development Institute (GEDI) and its regional version, the Regional Entrepreneurship and Development Index (REDI) (http://www.thegedi.org/). The uniquely designed Penalty of Bottleneck (PB) methodology provides the possibility for tailor-made entrepreneurship policy implementation at country, regional and local (city) levels. Interested students are invited to participate in this top research that is in the absolute forefront of examining the role of entrepreneurship in economic development.

Recommended language skills (in Hungarian): angol
Number of students who can be accepted: 2

Deadline for application: 2018-09-06

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