Optimism and Occupational Choice

Project: Project at a former HEI

Project Details


University of the West of England, SPUR5 grant for early career researchers. To investigate the link between optimism and occupational choices like entrepreneurship.

Key findings

Optimism leads to excessive entry into entrepreneurship, and depresses earnings.
Short title£18,600
Effective start/end date1/02/1330/06/13


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