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Elsie Echeverri-Carroll on the need for research on Latin American women entrepreneurs

IC² Institute senior research scientist was recently interviewed for Brazilian business magazine.  More

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Emergent Entrepreneurs: Latina-Owned Businesses in the Borderlands

During the 1990s, the number of Latina small businesses grew by an extraordinary 209 percent. These privately-held, majority-owned businesses accounted for $29.4 billion in receipts and employed nearly 198,000 workers. Research shows that growth rates for Latina entrepreneurs and microentrepreneurs …  More

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Empresarias Decididas: Women Entrepreneurs in the Americas

"Empresarias Decididas: Women Entrepreneurs in the Americas" by Elsie L. Echeverri-Carroll and Daniela Brandazza: Statistics indicated noteworthy increases in the numbers of U.S. and Canadian women entrepreneurs in the 1990s. What factors contributed to this growth? And do these factors …  More

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