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Developing women entrepreneurs in South Asia

Shalini Sinha

Developing women entrepreneurs in South Asia

issues, initiatives and experiences

by Shalini Sinha

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Published by United Nations,Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific in [Bangkok] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Businesswomen -- South Asia,
  • Entrepreneurship -- Government policy -- South Asia,
  • Government aid to small business -- South Asia

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsUnited Nations. Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific. Trade and Investment Division
    The Physical Object
    Pagination49 p. ;
    Number of Pages49
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17234162M
    ISBN 109211204631
    ISBN 109789211204636

    Book Description. Contextual Embeddedness of Women’s Entrepreneurship brings together a range of research that provides powerful insights into the influences and restraints within a diverse set of gendered contexts including social, political, institutional, religious, patriarchal, cultural, family, and economic, in which female entrepreneurs around the world operate their :// /p/book/ To shed light on some of these disparities, Business News Daily asked female CEOs about the key challenges women entrepreneurs face and how to overcome them. 1. Defying social ://


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