Entrepreneurship levels of Co-operatives in Malaysia

Entrepreneurship levels of Co-operatives in Malaysia. Malaysian Journal of Co-Operative Studies, 8. pp. 45-67. ISSN 1823-5387 (2012)


The main purpose of this paper is to study the level of entrepreneurship among co-operatives in Malaysia. Sums of 465 co-operatives throughout the country were interviewed in this study. Respondents were randomly selected proportionally according to the functions namely credit/fnance, farming, housing/construction, industrial, consumer, transportation and services. Based on the classifcation function, the co-operatives stratifed by zone; North, South, East, Central, Sabah and Sarawak.
The scope of the study was determined based on the fndings of related studies on entrepreneurship, and then modifed using feedback from interview sessions
held with a focus group, made up of mainly of co-operative board members who were experienced in co-operative matters. The information and data obtained from the co-operatives covered a three-year period (2006-2008) prior to the study year (2009).

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Entrepreneurship level, Co-operatives, Co-operative model
Taxonomy: By Subject > Entrepreneurship > Business Fundamentals
By Subject > Entrepreneurship > Business Planning
Local Content Hub: Subjects > Entrepreneurship
Depositing User: Nur Aqilah Russli
Date Deposited: 14 Jan 2021 22:59
Last Modified: 14 Jan 2021 22:59
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