HomeDLSU Business & Economics Reviewvol. 12 no. 1 (2000)

The Relationship of Filipino Entrepreneurial Styles and Firm Performance in Small and Medium Manufacturing Firms in Metro Manila

Gloria S. Chavez

Discipline: Economics, Business



A major factor in the growth of economies is the presence of a large number of entrepreneurs who have started small and medium enterprises. In an era of liberalization and globalization, small and medium entrepreneurs are facing stiff competition. Will the Filipino entrepreneur be able to withstand the pressure of

competition brought about by the entry of foreign products? Is he ready to venture into foreign markets? It is imperative that the quality of Filipino entrepreneur be enhanced for him to respond to the challenges ahead of him.