What is it about?
In this paper we examine the crude dichotomy of necessity versus opportunity types of entrepreneurship. We show how what would be classified as necessity enterprise can be very entrepreneurial indeed.
Why is it important?
We argue that our analysis shows the potential for informal businesses to grow if, but only if, the institutional environment is 'supportive'. Our analysis demonstrates the important role played by informal businesses in more challenging environments.
The following have contributed to this page: Distinguished Professor Alistair Anderson