BIROn - Birkbeck Institutional Research Online

    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.

    18451.pdf - Published Version of Record

    Download (720kB) | Preview


    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.


    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: School of Business, Economics & Informatics > Management
    Research Centres and Institutes: Innovation Management Research, Birkbeck Centre for
    Depositing User: Administrator
    Date Deposited: 24 Mar 2017 08:20
    Last Modified: 09 Jun 2021 18:54


    Activity Overview
    6 month trend
    6 month trend

    Additional statistics are available via IRStats2.

    Archive Staff Only (login required)

    Edit/View Item Edit/View Item