Gender

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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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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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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Investing in Minority Entrepreneurs: An Economic Imperative for the U.S.

02/11/16
American University's Melissa L. Bradley discusses some of the challenges facing minority entrepreneurs, and offers potential solutions to create a more friendly start-up environment for all entrepreneurs.
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Women’s Entrepreneurship Research – What We’re Funding

12/07/15
The Kauffman Foundation put out a call for proposals for research in Women’s Entrepreneurship earlier this year as a part of our New Entrepreneurial Growth Initiative. This post summarizes the research the Foundation chose to fund.
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Innovating the Innovation Community: Strategies to Include Women Entrepreneurs

11/02/15
This research paper examines emerging practices to include a diverse set of entrepreneurs (e.g. women and minorities) by entrepreneurship support organizations in St. Louis, and at the same time, identified more demands from entrepreneurs for this purpose.
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Women of Color in Entrepreneurship: New SBO Data and What it Means for the Economy

09/17/15
Kauffman researcher Emily Fetsch explores new SBO data and the representation of women of color as business owners.
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Welcoming Women and Parents: Reimagining Startup Culture

06/25/15
Kauffman researcher Emily Fetsch looks at how startup culture can be more inclusive to women and parents.
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How Can Healthier Entrepreneurial Ecosystems Help Women Succeed?

06/18/15
Women entrepreneurs are essential for a healthy entrepreneurial ecosystem, and healthy economic growth. This post overviews 4 indicators for measuring a vibrant entrepreneurial ecosystem with regard to women.
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