Gender

The Gender Gap Remains Large: 3 New Insights from the Annual Survey of Entrepreneurs (ASE)

09/19/16
While the gender gap persists, the average revenue of female-owned firms is on the rise.

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Our Formula for Economically Empowering Women: Research + Solutions = Results

09/19/16
Enabling more women to become entrepreneurs and to open small businesses is one way we can help women succeed economically, helping their families and their communities.
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How Cities can Become Better Than the Next Silicon Valley

09/12/16
This guest post is the first in a series by Kauffman Foundation grantees and other partners sharing insights on entrepreneurship diversity and inclusion.
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Debating Gender

09/01/16
If we accept that entrepreneurs are born, are we accepting the uneven distribution of entrepreneurial activity?
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Startup Activity in America -- A Look at Startup Policy and the Kauffman Index

09/01/16
Policy Director Jason Wiens and Kauffman researcher Arnobio Morelix share presentations and findings around the Kauffman Index of Startup Activity and what policymakers can do to affect it
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Gender Pay Gap Doesn’t Stop for Women Entrepreneurs

07/22/16
The White House and the tech community team up to #HackThePayGap for women. Kauffman Foundation sees that the pay gap reaches beyond employer-employee relationship, and into entrepreneurship.
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Can Paid Maternity Leave Mean More Entrepreneurship?

06/23/16
While there are plenty of reasons why longer parental leave is good for parents and children, can it also be good for creating entrepreneurs?
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Are Tech Companies Ahead of the Curve on Parental Leave?

05/25/16
Major tech companies like Facebook, Google, Microsoft and Twitter have recently given generous parental leave to their employees. But is it economically easier for tech companies, which are predominantly male, to offer generous parental leave packages given men are less likely to take parental leave?
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Women and Entrepreneurship: A Blog Anthology

05/25/16
Kauffman Foundation bloggers have written extensively about women entrepreneurs in-depth. Review this anthology of posts on the subject.
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Right on, Sister. Four ways to keep the conversation on working moms going

05/12/16
A collection of articles —from Forbes to Glamour—that show how women of the working press furthered the conversation on the challenges of working moms and the unique hardships of women entrepreneurs.
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