publication . Other literature type . Article . 2010

Equality, diversity and inclusion in times of global crisis

Ayala Malach Pines; Miri Lerner; Dafna Schwartz;
  • Published: 12 Feb 2010
  • Publisher: Emerald
Abstract
This study of female entrepreneurship traditionally has been inspired by gender equality issues. Female entrepreneurs were assumed to experience gender-related discrimination and to experience more difficulties when starting up and running a business than their male counterparts. Today research and policy have been more and more fuelled by the idea that female entrepreneurs are important for economic progress. Even when issues such as barriers and obstacles to female entrepreneurs are raised in the gender and entrepreneurship debate, this is usually done from the perspective that female entrepreneurs are an untapped resource and have potential to contribute to a...
Subjects
free text keywords: Sociology and Political Science, Gender Studies, Social science, Women entrepreneurs, Entrepreneurship, Per capita income, Economics, World economy, Managing diversity, female entrepreneurship, economic performance, gender differences, entrepreneurial diversity, Social sciences (General), H1-99
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publication . Other literature type . Article . 2010

Equality, diversity and inclusion in times of global crisis

Ayala Malach Pines; Miri Lerner; Dafna Schwartz;