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Venturing under fire: Entrepreneurship education, venture creation, and poverty reduction in conflict-ridden Maiduguri, Nigeria
(Emerald Publishing Limited, 2018)
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to examine how a new entrepreneurship education (EE) intervention offered at conflict-ridden Maiduguri, Nigeria, is having transformative impacts through new venture creation and ...
Does Entrepreneurship Skill Mediate Entrepreneurial Intention in a Turbulent Environment?
(Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship, 2018-11)
Scholarly research on entrepreneurship education (EE) sometimes fails to grapple with the heterogeneity of entrepreneurship education provision, and the impact of this on intention studies. Entrepreneurship education can ...
Teach a man to fish : a case study of entrepreneurship education in conflict-ridden Maiduguri, Nigeria
The abduction in April 2014 of more than 250 school girls in Chibok, a small town near Maiduguri Nigeria, drew international attention to the scale of terror unleashed by the dreaded Boko Haram in the region. Stakeholders ...
Transferring Entrepreneurship Education knowledge in a conflict environment : Insights from Boko Haram Heartland
(Institute for Small Business & Entrepreneurship, 2016-10-27)
In this paper we use interview data to demonstrate the efficacy of training as a mechanism of knowledge transfer of entrepreneurship education within a conflict environment. In particular, we found that entrepreneurship ...
Entrepreneurship education service and socio-economic development in sub-Saharan Africa
This chapter draws from two recent education projects in Africa to provide an analysis and implications of entrepreneurship education service provision as a peace-building effort, and a pathway to raising the human capital ...