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Title: The impact of e-commerce on the development of entrepreneurship in Saudi Arabia
Author: Almani, Khulood S.
ISNI:       0000 0004 7970 9302
Awarding Body: Loughborough University
Current Institution: Loughborough University
Date of Award: 2018
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This study investigates the critical challenges facing e-commerce adoption by entrepreneurs in Saudi Arabia, identifying the major driving factors, barriers, motivations, perceived advantages, potential problems and some practical solutions as well as future expectations from entrepreneurs' perspectives. From the study findings, a set of practical recommendations were derived for the government, entrepreneurs and investors in Saudi Arabia to consider, to promote e-commerce entrepreneurship in the county. The research was undertaken using a qualitative approach. Data collection techniques involved in-depth, semi-structured interviews, with (1) e-commerce entrepreneurs, and (2) government authorities, educational initiatives and private support institutions.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
EThOS ID:  DOI: Not available
Keywords: Information and Computing Sciences not elsewhere classified