Research on the Contents and Structure of Social Support for Private Entrepreneurs

Xueyan Wei, Chongming Wang


Firstly, this paper holds a semi-structural interview to 19 private entrepreneurs in different industries from different areas. Secondly, this paper analyzes the contents of the interview records and designs a questionnaire to survey the social support for private entrepreneurs based on literatures and interviews. Finally, this paper makes statistical analysis of 143 forecasting data and 289 effective measurement data. The research reveals the four-factor structural mode of social support. Here, the four factors are emotion support, information support, instrument support, and feedback support.

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Asian Social Science   ISSN 1911-2017 (Print)   ISSN 1911-2025 (Online)

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