Online ISSN: 2519-9722 | Print ISSN: 2522-6789
Volume 3 Number 7 July 2018
The Effects of Entrepreneurship and Education on Economic Growth in Selected CountriesPages: 46-54
Authors: Arash Ketabforoush Badri, Mohhamadreza Nahidi, Mehrdad Ghalami
Developments and rapid changes in the international community, moving from traditional society to the information society, as well as changing the national economy to the global economy, require different solutions to enable economic growth and development in society. In fact, entrepreneurship, which is the concept of the discovery and exploitation of opportunities for value creation in the various sectors, is the basis for an all-round development. For this reason, to develop the countries pay special attention to the entrepreneurship is very important. So, this study is trying to investigate the effects of entrepreneurship and education on economic growth in 25 selected countries using the panel-data method in the period of 2001 to 2015. The results show that entrepreneurship and education have positive effects on economic growth, so that by increasing one percent of each variable, respectively, economic growth will increase by 0.41 and 0.21 percent.