Aims and Scope

Objectives and Perspectives

 

  • To present applied local models for entrepreneurship development in Iran with a view to the 20-year vision, five -year development plans and the state laws and regulations;
  • To assess the current business environment, commercialization of business and business skills;
  • To study the pathology of establishment stages and growth of startups and quick-yield plans in Iran;
  • To introduce the approaches leading to the formulation of business plans and creation of entrepreneurial businesses in Iran;
  • The theorization, methodology, and typology in entrepreneurship;
  • To introduce types of entrepreneurship and describe the grounds for their development and growth;
  • To identify and exploit entrepreneurial opportunities;
  • To survey small-and- medium sized enterprises and quick- yield businesses;
  • To study the relationship between culture and value system in the society with entrepreneurial orientation;
  • To conduct comparative studies on entrepreneurship and related disciplines;
  • To investigate the relationship between organizational behavior and various entrepreneurial dimensions through field studies;
  • To study entrepreneurial trends/ approaches in developed and developing countries;
  • To survey the governmental role in entrepreneurship development;
  • To study, evaluate and measure types of entrepreneurship in different areas covering social, civil, political, corporate, rural and environmental realms as well as women, minorities, and …;
  • To investigate the impact of entrepreneurship on the economic growth and development of societies;
  • To survey the scope of entrepreneurship in the staterun and private enterprises/ organizations in Iran;
  • To seek sources of funding (financing arrangements) for entrepreneurs in Iran;
  • To make a needs assessment of entrepreneurship education or training in various fields of Industry, services and agriculture
  • To study the major entrepreneurial obstacles in Iran
  • To investigate the relationship between entrepreneurial concepts/dimensions and other fields of study (sociology, social science, economics, management, psychology, technical-engineering and …) having a role in the interdisciplinary nature of entrepreneurship
  • To conduct case studies toward documentation of practical experiences gained by Iranian  entrepreneurs
  • To examine the cases of inefficiencies/ failures by and to recommend ways/solutions for improvement of entrepreneurial incubators
  • To study and assess the structural, behavioral and environmental obstacles to entrepreneurship in Iran
  • To explore self-employment opportunities in various socio-economic sectors in Iran
  • To analyze and assess the efficiency of state (governmental facilities in support of entrepreneurs
  • To investigate the situation of Iranian entrepreneurs residing overseas
  • To examine the causes of failure or recession of entrepreneurial business in Iran.
  • To present applied or practical models for establishment of centers for providing technical, legal, financial and managerial consultancy and advisory
  • To explore the grounds and bedrocks towards creation and development of family and household business
  • To survey the relationship between the information technology (IT) and entrepreneurship as well as approaches to development of internet businesses