Tudor Tarbujaru – University of Craiova, Craiova, Romania
Petruta Ionela Stanca – National Institute of Research Development and Testing in Electrical Engineering, Craiova, Romania
Abstract: The Covid-19 epidemic has generated an environment full of confusion and instability among global economies. It has put enormous strain on the governments and the economies, both on an international and national scale. No single day goes by without news about the consequences of the Covid-19 pandemic’s devastating economic, health, and emotional well-being. The intensity of its burnt is unprecedented since it is a humanitarian crisis that has generated shock to the global economic system. The crisis had a significant influence on economic activities all over the world, but on the other hand, it boosted the presence of women as entrepreneurs, resulting in a shift in the demographic features of business and economic processes. This research investigated how women entrepreneurs had to deal with all of this during Covid-19. The study exemplifies the difficulties that a female entrepreneur faces as a result of the crisis. Furthermore, it sheds light on the strategies used by female entrepreneurs to deal with the impacts of the crisis in order to safeguard their businesses. The focus of the paper is also on the associated obstacles, challenges, and potential solutions for the emergence of female entrepreneurs in this pandemic era. We provide a paradigm to aid in making sense of how gender and entrepreneurship research is currently framed and positioned. The possibilities in disguise and future potentials that will alter women’s choices and talents following the Covid-19 outbreak have been briefly examined. Women entrepreneurs have the potential to convert the Covid-19 critical point into an even better opportunity. This study is unique in that it will serve as the foundation for many future studies that will strive to investigate further the status of difficulties and opportunities for women entrepreneurs to manage and sustain their entrepreneurial endeavors effectively.
8th International Scientific ERAZ Conference – ERAZ 2022 – Selected Papers: KNOWLEDGE BASED SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT, Online-Virtual (Prague, Czech Republic), May 26, 2022
ERAZ Selected Papers published by: Association of Economists and Managers of the Balkans – Belgrade, Serbia
ERAZ conference partners: Faculty of Economics and Business, Mediterranean University, Montenegro; University of National and World Economy – Sofia, Bulgaria; Faculty of Commercial and Business Studies – Celje, Slovenia; AMBIS University, Prague – Czech Republic; Faculty of Applied Management, Economics and Finance – Belgrade, Serbia
ERAZ Conference 2022 Selected Papers: ISBN 978-86-80194-61-5, ISSN 2683-5568, DOI: https://doi.org/10.31410/ERAZ.S.P.2022
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