DIY Entrepreneurship: A decision-pathway framework for ethical thought structures

Waymond Rodgers, Badriya N. Al Shammakhi, Jeaneth Johansson, Joakim Wincent, Kweku Adams*

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Sammanfattning

This conceptual paper provides a decision-making framework that enhances our understanding of how Do-It-Yourself (DIY) laboratory entrepreneurs execute ethical standards by dismissing fraud. Although our theory assumes that most DIY entrepreneurs are by nature ‘ethical’, we discuss how the unique nature of DIY laboratory entrepreneurship provides risks for fraud. Drawing on three ethical theoretical lenses, utilitarianism, deontology and egoism, our paper proposes different potential causes of fraud and motivates further analysis about why DIY laboratory entrepreneurship is an important context for the study of fraud. We contribute to theory and government policy by providing a conceptual framework that explains how entrepreneurial choices lead to three main types of fraud based on the dominant decision pathways. Further resear
OriginalspråkEngelska
Artikelnummer120290
Referentgranskad vetenskaplig tidskriftTechnological Forecasting and Social Change
Volym161
UtgåvaDecember
ISSN0040-1625
DOI
StatusPublicerad - 22.09.2020
MoE-publikationstypA1 Originalartikel i en vetenskaplig tidskrift

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  • 512 Företagsekonomi

Styrkeområden och områden med hög potential (AoS och AoHP)

  • AoHP: Strategisk och entreprenörsk praxis

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