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    The impact of female entrepreneurship on economic growth in Kenya

    Lock, Rachael and Lawton-Smith, Helen (2015) The impact of female entrepreneurship on economic growth in Kenya. Working Paper. Birkbeck College, University of London, London, UK.

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    Abstract

    This paper explores the challenges facing female entrepreneurs in Kenya. A key theme is how, through the improved availability of micro-finance, women’s entrepreneurship is becoming a successful model for lifting women and their immediate families out of poverty.

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    Item Type: Monograph (Working Paper)
    Additional Information: CIMR Research Working Paper Series, Working Paper No. 26 ISSN: 2052-062X
    Keyword(s) / Subject(s): Female Entrepreneurship, Kenya, micro - finance, empowerment formal and informal sector
    School: Birkbeck Schools and Departments > School of Business, Economics & Informatics > Management
    Research Centre: Innovation Management Research, Birkbeck Centre for
    Depositing User: Administrator
    Date Deposited: 24 Mar 2017 08:20
    Last Modified: 24 Mar 2017 08:20
    URI: http://eprints.bbk.ac.uk/id/eprint/18451

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