Supporting Entrepreneurship Through Migratory Culture and Information Acquisition
Pudjo Sugito1, Kamaludin2
1Dr. Pudjo Sugito, MBA, Associate Professor of Strategic Management at The Faculty of Economics & Business, University of Merdeka Malang, Indonesia.
2Drs. Kamaludin, MM, Associate Professor of Operation Management at The Faculty of Economics & Business, University of Merdeka Malang, Indonesia.
Manuscript received on September 22, 2019. | Revised Manuscript received on October 20, 2019. | Manuscript published on October 30, 2019. | PP: 2587-2591 | Volume-9 Issue-1, October 2019 | Retrieval Number: A9365109119/2019©BEIESP | DOI: 10.35940/ijeat.A9365.109119
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Abstract: This research intends to analyze the effect of migratory culture toward entrepreneurship through information acquisition. The research population are migrant Madurese entrepreneurs in East Java, Indonesia, with a sampling technique using a proportional random sampling. To accomplish the purpose, the primary data using online survey was collected from a sample of 170 migrant Madura entrepreneurs. Further, the primary data was analyzed by structural equation model with the Partial Least Square data processing program. The research finding demonstrates that migratory culture significantly effect entrepreneurship and information acquisition mediates the effect of migratory culture toward entrepreneurship. It means, both migratory culture and information acquisition support entrepreneurship of migrants Madurese.
Keywords: Migratory culture, Entrepreneurship, Information acquisition.