Volume 5, Issue 10 (7-2018)                   jea 2018, 5(10): 45-54 | Back to browse issues page


XML Persian Abstract Print


Download citation:
BibTeX | RIS | EndNote | Medlars | ProCite | Reference Manager | RefWorks
Send citation to:

Bahmani A, Mousavi Davoudi S M, Vaezi M. Investigating the Role of Green Entrepreneurship Orientation in Increasing the Performance of Agricultural Jihad Organization . jea. 2018; 5 (10) :45-54
URL: http://jea.sanru.ac.ir/article-1-174-en.html
Department of Management, University of Islamic Denominations, Tehran, Iran
Abstract:   (1438 Views)
The purpose of this study was to analyze the role of green entrepreneurship orientation in increasing the performance of Agriculture Jihad Organization. The present study is an applied research and included witin descriptive research method. In this research, green entrepreneurship has been considered as an independent variable and organizational performance as a dependent variable. The statistical population of this research includes 115 managers and employees of Mazandaran Agriculture Jihad Organization. According to Krejcie & Morgan table, the minimum number of sample size has been determined as 89 people that have been selected randomly. Further, standardized questionnaires have been used to gather necessary data. The reliability of the questionnaire has ben approved by Cronbach's alpha coefficienty; Moreover, combined reliability, has been confirmed by using convergent validity. Furthermore, the validity has been confirmed by content validity through the esperts idea about the questionnaire. Further, SPSS22 and AMOS22 softwares were used to analyzing the data and determining the correlation between variables. The results of the current study show that green entrepreneurship has a significant effect on organizational performance. Therefore, managers can take a practical step towards developing environmental activities considering the dimensions of green entrepreneurship and their institutionalization in the organization.
Full-Text [PDF 1519 kb]   (393 Downloads)    
Type of Study: Research | Subject: General
Received: 2019/02/24 | Accepted: 2019/05/8 | Published: 2019/07/21

References
1. Hamdi, K., F. Ghaffari and A.H. depressants. 2011. Investigating the Factors Affecting the Purchasing Behavior of Young People (Case Study of Tehran). Journal of Marketing Management, 12: 42-22 (In Persian).
2. Shahnameh, A. and B. Good. 2012. Investigating the effect of selected factors on the intention to purchase green products. Marketing Management Magazine, 15: 130-105 (In Persian).
3. Ali, A., A.A. Khan, I. Ahmed and W. Shahzad. 2011. Determinants of Pakistani Consumers' Green Purchase Behavior: Some Insightsfrom a developing country. International Journal of Business and Social Science, 2(3): 217-226.
4. Somebody, H., A.S. Fathi and A. Sheikhs. 2006. Green Marketing is a Way to Stable Competition. Tadbir monthbook, 173: 43-29 (In Persian).
5. Rehman, Z. and M.K. Bin Dost. 2013. Conceptializing green purchase intention in emerging markets: An empirical analysis on Pakistan. The 2013 WEI international academic conference proceedings. Turkey, 99-120.
6. Polonsky, K.Y., M. Jay and P.H. Rosenberger. 2001. Reevaluating green marketing: A strategic approach. Business Horizons, 44(5): 21-29. [DOI:10.1016/S0007-6813(01)80057-4]
7. Cherian, J. and J. Jacob. 2012. Green marketing: A study of consumers' attitude towards environmental friendly products. Asian Social Science, 8(12): 117-126. [DOI:10.5539/ass.v8n12p117]
8. Hull, C. E. and S. Rothenberg. 2010. Firm performance: the interactions of corporate social performance with innovation and industry differentiation. Strateg Manage J, 29(89): 781-789. [DOI:10.1002/smj.675]
9. Nikolaoua, E.I., D. Ierapetritis and K.P. Tsagarakis. 2012. An evaluation of the prospects of green entrepreneurship development using a SWOT analysis. International Journal of Sustainable Development and World Ecology, 18(1): 1-16. [DOI:10.1080/13504509.2011.543565]
10. Roth, D.F. 2012. The elusive and expensive green job. Jornal of Energy Economics, 34(1): 43- 52. [DOI:10.1016/j.eneco.2012.08.034]
11. Aceleanu, M.I. 2016. Sustainability and Competitiveness of Romanian Farms through Organic Agriculture. Sustainability, 8(3): 245. [DOI:10.3390/su8030245]
12. Semrau, T., T. Ambos and S. Kraus. 2017. Entrepreneurial orientation and SME performance across societal cultures: An international study. Journal of Business Research, 51.
13. Hosni Functions, A.S., M.F. Kazemi and Y. Skill. 2013. The Effect of Environmental Uncertainty on Organizational Innovation: Explaining the Role of Organizational Structure as an Interventive Variable. Resource Management Research, 4(3): 91-67 (In Persian).
14. Kaushik, U. 2012. Entrepreneurship. Jaipur, India: Global Media, 48 pp.
15. Gibbs, D. 2010. Sustainability Entrepreneurs, Ecopreneurs and the Development of a Sustainable Economy. Greener Management International, 55: 63-78. [DOI:10.9774/GLEAF.3062.2006.au.00007]
16. O'Neill G.D., J.C. Hershauer and J.S. Golden. 2010. The Cultural Context of Sustainability Entrepreneurship. Green Management International, 55: 33-46. [DOI:10.9774/GLEAF.3062.2006.au.00005]
17. Tilley, F. and W. Young. 2009. Sustainability entrepreneurs: could they be the true wealth generators of the future? Greener Management International, 55: 79-92. [DOI:10.9774/GLEAF.3062.2006.au.00008]
18. Trance, B. 2013. Positive and negative aspects of wellbeing: Common and specific predictors. Personality and Individual Differences, 43: 277-287. [DOI:10.1016/j.paid.2006.11.031]
19. Kenny, L. 2010. The effect of social network usage on organizational identification", Journal of Marketing Research, 3(4): 82-97.
20. Sheikhzadeh, R.A. 2009. A Model of Performance Management in mission based organizations. Human Resource Management Researches, 1(2): 57-83 (In Persian).
21. Harris, M. and F. Moss Holder. 2006. Selecting Employees for Global Assignment: Can Assessment center Measures cultural Intelligence, http://www.findarticles.com
22. Chenari. V. and S.A. Mousavi. 2016. Investigating the effect of organizational climate on perceived organizational performance with the role of mediating job satisfaction, Journal of new research in management and accounting, 3(15): 1-16 (In Persian).
23. Rezaei, B., N. Naderi and Q. Rustami. 2018. The Necessity of Green Entrepreneurship Development in Agriculture, Journal of Entrepreneurship in Agriculture, 5(1): 1-16 (In Persian).
24. MandAli-Zadeh, Z., M. Ehsani and H. Kosehchian. 2015. Identification of Sustainable Entrepreneurship Indicators in Sports, New Approaches in Sport Management, 2(4): 35-21 (In Persian).
25. Abbasi, C., Gh.R. Enayati and M. Rastgar. 2012. Investigating the Effective Factors on Green Purchasing Behavior of Iranian Students (Case Study: Students of Islamic Azad University of Qazvin). Journal Researcher (Management Quarterly), 27: 49-35 (In Persian).
26. Ferdowsi, S., SH. Mortazavi and N. Rezvani. 2011. The Relationship between Environmental Knowledge and Environmental Protection Behaviors. Humanities Research Journal, 53: 266-253.
27. Shan, P., M. Song and X. Ju. 2016. Entrepreneurial orientation and performance: Is innovation speed a missing link, Journal of Business Research, 69(2): 683-690. [DOI:10.1016/j.jbusres.2015.08.032]
28. Chen, L. 2013. A study of green purchase intention comparing with collectivistic (Chinese) and individualistic (American) consumers in Shanghai, China. Information Management and Business Review, 5(7): 342-346.
29. Olson, E.M., S.F. Slater, G. Tomas, M. Hult and K.M. Olsonb. 2018. The application of human resource management policies within the marketing organization: The impact on business and marketing strategy implementation, Industrial Marketing Management, 2(3):1-12.

Add your comments about this article : Your username or Email:
CAPTCHA

Send email to the article author


Rights and permissions
Creative Commons License This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

© 2022 CC BY-NC 4.0 | Journal of Entreneurship and Agriculture

Designed & Developed by : Yektaweb