Cultural influences on entrepreneurship: Implications for the emergence of new ventures in Latin America

Robert D. Russell

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Abstract

The purpose of this paper is to examine several dimensions of culture as described by Hofstede and analyze their potential impact on the entrepreneurial process. Differences in scores on Hofstede's variables between several Latin American countries and Canada and the United States are noted and the implications for using a North American model of entrepreneurship for the economic development of Latin LDCs are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)37-59
Number of pages23
JournalJournal of Transnational Management
Volume10
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 24 2005

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cultural influence
entrepreneurship
Latin America
economic development
Canada
economics

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Geography, Planning and Development
  • Development
  • Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law

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