Theresa Chan

Theresa Chan
University of Malaya | UM · Department of Development Studies

Master of Arts

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Introduction
I research on development studies with special interest in social entrepreneurship, politics and development.

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Publications (3)
Article
Social enterprises are considered to be at the heart of inclusive growth due to their emphasis on people and social cohesion that help effect social and economic transformation. In the Tenth Malaysia Plan (2011–2015), two out of ten objectives are on achieving inclusive growth. In this context, this article explores the ecosystem for social enterpr...
Conference Paper
The Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC) came up with a blueprint for developing the social enterprise sector in 2015. Yet, until now there is no formal recognition of this sector. In this background, this study explores the following research questions: (i) What are the major characteristics of social enterprises in Malaysia? (i...
Conference Paper
Social enterprises are considered to be at the heart of inclusive growth due to their emphasis on people and social cohesion that help effect social and economic transformation. Malaysia's New Economic Model (NEM) set out high income, sustainability and inclusiveness, as the foundation for transformation towards an advanced nation by 2020. In the T...