Enterprising Women in Transition Economies
Friederike Welter, David Smallbone, Nina B. Isakova
Ashgate Publishing, Ltd., 2006 - Business & Economics - 221 pages
This work examines female entrepreneurship in countries that are at different stages of transformation from centrally planned into market economies, giving deeper understanding of the current and potential contribution of women to economic and social development in their country.
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A Male Female Comparison
Women Entrepreneurs between Tradition and Modernity
Proprietors or Entrepreneurs?
Women Entrepreneurship in Central Europe
2 Unemployment rate based on the Lithuanian Labour Exchange
4 Characteristics of male and female SME owners in Lithuania
By Fits and Starts
1 Incorporated business sector by gender 2002
6 Genderrelated effects on the ease of businessmaking
11 Satisfaction with subjective measures of performance
1 Entrepreneurship density in East Germany 1991 and 1999
3 Sectoral distribution of womenowned enterprises
Conclusions and Policy Perspectives
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