Work place: VNU University of Economics and Business, Vietnam National University, Hanoi
Research Interests: Healthcare
Tran Phuong Thao received the Bachelor of Science in Economics and Business Administration from Aalto University and Master of Administrative Sciences in Public Policy and Financial Management degrees from University of Tampere. She is currently working as a lecturer in the Faculty of Development Economics, University of Economics and Business, Vietnam National University, Hanoi. Her research interests include development economics, health economics, public policy and education.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.5815/ijmecs.2022.02.01, Pub. Date: 8 Apr. 2022
Entrepreneurship is the key driver of economic progress in many countries; thus, many countries have introduced policies to promote a more entrepreneurial environment. This study assesses the impact of factors affecting entrepreneurial intention of university students. The data was collected through a survey of 341 students at 09 leading universities in Hanoi, Vietnam and analyzed using structural equation modeling (SEM) with SPSS and Amos software. The research results show that entrepreneurial skills, entrepreneurial environment and subjective norms either directly or indirectly affect business motivation and entrepreneurial intention of university students. Thus, it is suggested that university and other educational institutions should provide more activities and taught courses that help students acquire the knowledge and skills necessary for entrepreneurship.[...] Read more.
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