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Table 1 Logics applied by government and social entrepreneurs

From: Developing stereotypes to facilitate dialogue between social entrepreneurs and local government

Aspect Logic government Logic social entrepreneur
Government involvement Needed at start of initiative, to get it going Needed when initiative is running and needs to be made sustainable
Role of government Select promising initiatives Follow and participate in own initiatives
Focus of government Stimulate, provoke and help to get going Subvene, take over when needed
Timing of government role Release and withdraw after a few years Take up and hold after a few years of independence
  1. Source: Schulz et al. 2013, p. 85 (own translation)