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Trajektoria zmian przedsiębiorczości społecznej w Polsce
Trajectory of changes in social entrepreneurship in Poland

Author(s): Agnieszka Pacut
Subject(s): Geography, Regional studies, Economic history, Recent History (1900 till today), Economic development, 19th Century, Socio-Economic Research
Published by: Uniwersytet Ekonomiczny w Krakowie
Keywords: social entrepreneurship; development; trajectory of changes; development factors; institutional environment;

Summary/Abstract: The article focuses on presenting the trajectory of changes in social entrepreneurship in Poland, emphasizing the temporal and processual nature of the phenomenon. The purpose of the article is to describe the development of social entrepreneurship in the macro perspective and to identify on this basis the factors that may determine its development, thus being the subject of further theoretical reflection. The text is based on a literature inquiry in the field of social entrepreneurship and its analysis. The considerations lead to the conclusion that in the analysis of the phenomenon, historical heritage and legal and institutional factors have an important place. Thus, the role of the institutional environment as an important variable determining the development of the social entrepreneurship was indicated.

  • Issue Year: 2018
  • Issue No: 2
  • Page Range: 7-15
  • Page Count: 6
  • Language: Polish