Entrepreneurship : Entrepreneurs to win their sustainable competitive advantages within globalization era
The purpose of this paper is to discuss globalization’s impacts on the world’s financial characteristics today. Also whether globalization encourages entrepreneurship by giving positive contributions through trade liberalization and financial liberalization or it actually builds barriers for entrepreneurs on winning their business competitive advantages because of the tighter competitions it creates. The findings inform that globalization promotes entrepreneurship because through globalization, financial markets have grown to be more efficient and flexible which can be seen through lower transaction costs, less binding financial regulations than before, less governments’ intervention within private sector and national economy structures, increasing number of market participants which leads to more access to information. Thus, globalization does create a better environment for entrepreneurs in achieving their competitive advantages and further to sustain them. One of the finding also indicates that globalizat on through technology innovation intensifies business competition level which leads to a shorter period of time in keeping competitive advantages sustainable. This research was done by collecting data from papers, journals, modules, and internet databases. The data was analysed and then concluded. Having applied the analytical process, it can be concluded that globalization does promotes entrepreneurship because it enables entrepreneurs to gain greater benefits at a certain degree of freedom than before in order to achieve and maintain their competitive advantages.