Women's business ownership: recent research and policy developments

S.L. Carter, E. Shaw

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This report aims to provide a current assessment of recent research investigating women's business ownership. The report builds on a previous review undertaken by the authors on behalf of the Small Business Service (Carter, Anderson and Shaw, 2001). The report also explores in broad terms the role and contribution of recent policy developments in changing the landscape of women's enterprise in the UK.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages96
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2006


  • women's business
  • business ownership
  • small business
  • women’s enterprise
  • entrepreneurship
  • finance
  • business performance


The Role of Women Entrepreneurs in UK Economic Development

Sara Carter (Participant) & Eleanor Shaw (Participant)

Impact: Impact - for External PortalEconomic and commerce, Policy and legislation


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