Browsing by Author "Xayavongsa, Dalivone"
Delay of gratification and business performance in least developed countries : evidence from LAO PDR Xayavongsa, Dalivone; Piriya Pholphirul (National Institute of Development Administration, 2018)
Does delay of gratification affect the probability of engaging in self-employment and does it contribute to their business performance? This article aims to quantify impacts of delay of gratification on engaging in self-employment and business performance. Using Lao PDR as representative of least-developed countries, We analyze nationally representative survey data from the Lao-STEP Skills Measurement Household Survey, we estimate binary Probit and Logit model to quantify impacts of delay of gratification on probability of self-employment. And, ...