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: Birkbeck Faculties and Schools > Faculty of Business and Law > Birkbeck Business School
    Research Centres and Institutes: Innovation Management Research, Birkbeck Centre for
    Depositing User: Administrator
    Date Deposited: 24 Mar 2017 08:20
    Last Modified: 02 Aug 2023 17:32


    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