Paper Information

Journal:   CO - OPERATION AND AGRICULTURE (TAAVON)   spring 2018 , Volume 7 , Number 25 #b00488; Page(s) 1 To 40.
 
Paper: 

An Investigation of the Interrelationships of Effective Factors on Entrepreneurial Marketing in Agricultural Cooperatives by Using Fuzzy DEMATEL

 
 
Author(s):  MATOUFI A.R.*
 
* Department of Management, Gorgan Azad University, Gorgan, Iran
 
Abstract: 
In this research, we identified and evaluated the relationships between the variables affecting entrepreneurial marketing in the Agricultural Cooperatives of Mazandaran province and also, the Fuzzy DEMATEL Technique was used to analyze these relationships, as well as that the degree of influence and impact of these factors were determined. This study consisted of four main components of a competitive intelligence index, external factors index, competitive advantage Index, internal factors Index, a checklist of 15 factors related to entrepreneurial marketing, which were compatible with Iran's reporting environment, was prepared. Accordingly, 15 experts were selected from the statistical population including the managers of agricultural cooperatives in Mazandaran province. A pairwise comparison questionnaire was designed to seek out experts' opinions. The effect of the factors was measured by a fuzzy five-level scale. Also, the validity of the questionnaire was confirmed by experts and university professors. The results showed that among the main criteria, competitive intelligence has the most impact on other factors of system, and external factors, internal factors and competitive advantage were in the next. In addition, among the sub-criteria, R&D investment, market investment and government policy, product differentiation and product quality had the most impact on other factors of system.
 
Keyword(s): Market Orientation,Entrepreneurial Orientation,Entrepreneurship Marketing,Fuzzy DEMATEL Technique
 
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