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 Volume 6, Issue 1 (January 2019), Pages: 1-8


 Original Research Paper

 Title: On the factors affecting start-up intention of Millennials in Vietnam

 Author(s): Luong-Hoai-Thuong Pham 1, Nhu-Ty Nguyen 1, *, Thanh-Tuyen Tran 2


 1School of Business, International University – Vietnam National University HCMC, Quarter 6, Linh Trung ward, Thu Duc District, HCMC, Vietnam
 2Scientific Research Office, Lac Hong University, No. 10 Huynh Van Nghe, Bien Hoa City, Dong Nai Province, Vietnam

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In recent years, the problem in high unemployment rate after graduating was an alarming and hot issue in Vietnam. In this scene, the significant appearing of entrepreneurial activities is considered as a measure which can be implemented to address the serious problem and the research which is relative to start-up behaviors in Vietnam is necessary to conduct. Thus, the purpose of this study is to explore the effect of intrinsic capital and to figure out exactly percentages influence of each variable (Hope, Resilience, Optimism, and Self-efficacy) on entrepreneurial intention among Millennial. To analyze hypotheses, 321 questionnaires were collected randomly through online and offline surveys to test the relationship between inside psycho and thinking through using of SPSS Multiple Regression. The outcome of analysis has already covered that three of four sub-components i.e., hope, resilience, and self-efficacy contained the positive correlation on the intention of entrepreneurship. From a different angle, the optimism did not have a meaningful impact on dependent factors. However, due to the fact that optimism contributed essentially to the prediction of resilient behaviors, optimism can impact intention indirectly through resilience. 

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 Keywords: Entrepreneurship intention, Hope, Resilience, Optimism, Self-efficacy, Positive psychological capital

 Article History: Received 25 July 2018, Received in revised form 26 October 2018, Accepted 27 October 2018


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 Conflict of interest:  The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.


 Pham LHT, Nguyen NT, and Tran TT (2019). On the factors affecting start-up intention of Millennials in Vietnam. International Journal of Advanced and Applied Sciences, 6(1): 1-8

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