Global Considerations in Entrepreneurship Education and Training

Global Considerations in Entrepreneurship Education and Training

Luisa Cagica Carvalho (Universidade Aberta, Portugal & Universidade de Evora, Portugal) and Ana Daniel (Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal)
Projected Release Date: March, 2019|Copyright: © 2019 |Pages: 300
ISBN13: 9781522576754|ISBN10: 1522576754|EISBN13: 9781522576761|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-7675-4


Entrepreneurship education has gained considerable interest in the last decade, both in the political and academic arenas, because it fosters innovation and plays a crucial role in developing the business landscape. However, instructors are faced with challenges related to creating successful learning objectives, suitable methodologies, and measuring the impact of these programs.

Global Considerations in Entrepreneurship Education and Training provides an interdisciplinary approach to foster and support entrepreneurship and the development of entrepreneurial competences in students. Providing insights from developed and developing countries, it features coverage on a broad range of topics such as learning environments, blended learning approaches, learning methodologies, and teacher education. This book is ideally designed for academics, university teachers, researchers, post-graduate students, and developers and researchers.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Blended Learning Approaches
  • Business Incubation
  • Individual Entrepreneurial Orientation
  • Learning Environments
  • Learning Methodology
  • Local Development
  • Non-Governmental Organizations
  • Problem-Based Learning
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Soft Skills
  • Teacher Education

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Luisa Cagica Carvalho has held a PhD in Management in University of Évora, Portugal. Professor of Management on Department of Management and Social Sciences, Open University, Lisbon (Universidade Aberta), Portugal. Guest professor in international universities teaches in courses of master and PhDs programs. Researcher at CEFAGE (Center for Advanced Studies in Management and Economics), University of Evora, Portugal. Author of several publications in national and international journals, books, and book chapters.