Human Capital and Entrepreneurial Intentions in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Ramo Palalić*, Azra Bičo, Veland Ramadani, Léo Paul Dana

*Corresponding author for this work

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Historical phenomenon of human capital is being discussed through centuries. This important pillar in socioeconomic development is necessary to be monitored, analyzed, and debated by every country. So is for Bosnia and Herzegovina. The chapter tries to explain human capital from students’ perspective in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The current situation of human capital in Bosnia and Herzegovina is investigated and discussed. Based on the theoretical background, the study explores the main pillars of human capital depicted by an exploratory case study of students population, from the International University of Sarajevo. Several exciting insights were derived from the research, which are elaborated further as the study implications, recommendations, and the future work. Limitations, as well as other study phenomena, are also discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationStudies on Entrepreneurship, Structural Change and Industrial Dynamics
PublisherSpringer Nature
Number of pages20
Publication statusPublished - 2020
Externally publishedYes

Publication series

NameStudies on Entrepreneurship, Structural Change and Industrial Dynamics
ISSN (Print)2511-2023
ISSN (Electronic)2511-2031


  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Brain drain
  • Human capital
  • Human resource
  • Migration
  • Students
  • Youth

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Management Information Systems
  • Management of Technology and Innovation
  • Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous)
  • Economics, Econometrics and Finance (miscellaneous)

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