International Journal of Business Economics and Management Perspectives

ISSN:2458-8997

A STUDY TO INVESTIGATE TUBITAK’S SCIENTIFIC FUNDS IN ACADE-MIC ENTREPRENEURSHIP CONTEXT


In this study, a specialized entrepreneurship concept academic entrepreneurship, has been evaluated in the context of TÜBİTAK’s Scientific Funding. Scientific and technological research council of Turkey has funded scientific projects for supporting academic entrepreneurship. In this study the equity of the Fund Distribution has been examined. For this aim the data from TUBITAK for funds of 2011-2015 time span has used. Gini coefficients for every years in this time interval has calculated with utilizing this funding data. In addition to this funding amount per capita for cities has examined to find the causes of high Gini values. As a result of this calculation, Ankara, Kocaeli and Isparta cities are the most ruiner of the TUBITAK Scientific Fund Distribution’s fairness. Albeit Hakkari, Şırnak, Muş, Mardin and Amasya are the cities which raises the Gini Coefficient, with their short of funding. An interesting finding is the funds sent to Tunceli has been dramatically raised recent years, although its geographic location. Besides this study is the first study in Turkish Literature which is examining the fairness of the TUBİTAK Scientific Funds Distribution with using the Gini Coefficient.


Keywords


Entrepreneurship, Academic Entrepreneurship, Entrepreneur Universities, TUBITAK Academic Funding, Gini Coefficient

Author : -Elyase İSKENDER - Hatice Yasemin İSKENDER
Number of pages: 54-75
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.20989/ijbemp.12
Full text:
Share:
Alıntı Yap:
International Journal of Business Economics and Management Perspectives
E-Mail Subscription

By subscribing to E-Newsletter, you can get the latest news to your e-mail.