The article reports on three theoretical approaches establishing an analytical framework for examining the relationship between culture and entrepreneurship: the aggregate psychological traits, the social legitimation (or moral approval) and finally, the dissatisfaction approach. It then discusses the outcomes of empirical testing. It concludes with considerations addressed to the 'policy maker'.

Culture, Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship (jel L26), Cultural Economics: General (jel Z10),
Reflets et Perspectives de la Vie Economique
Erasmus School of Economics

Thurik, A.R, & Dejardin, M.A.F.G. (2012). L'impact de la culture sur l'esprit d'entreprendre. Reflets et Perspectives de la Vie Economique, 51(2), 75–81. doi:10.3917/rpve.511.0075