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Enterprising women in urban Zimbabwe

Mary Johnson Osirim

Enterprising women in urban Zimbabwe

gender, microbusiness, and globalization

by Mary Johnson Osirim

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Published by Woodrow Wilson Center Press, Indiana University Press in Washington, D.C, Bloomington, Ind .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Self-employed women -- Zimbabwe,
  • Businesswomen -- Zimbabwe,
  • Entrepreneurship -- Zimbabwe,
  • Small business -- Zimbabwe

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMary Johnson Osirim.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD6072.6.Z55 O85 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22679100M
    ISBN 109780253353474
    LC Control Number2008045631

    Downloadable! Limited access to finance is one of the major barriers for women entrepreneurs in Africa. This paper presents a model of start-ups in which firms’ sales and profits depend on their productivity and access to credit. However, due to the lack of collateral assets such as land, female entrepreneurs have more constrained access to credit than do by: 1. Christine Dieterich & Anni Huang & Alun H. Thomas, "Women’s Opportunities and Challenges in Sub-Saharan African Job Markets," IMF Working Papers 16/, International Monetary Hallward-Driemeier, "Enterprising Women: Expanding Economic Opportunities in Africa," World Bank Publications, The World Bank, number , by: 1.

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    Review on Enterprising Women in Urban Zimbabwe: Gender, Microbusiness, and Globalization by Mary Johnson Osirim (Bloomington: Indiana University Press ), African Peace and Conflict Network (). PDF Conferences and Presentations "New and Continuing Research on the Rhodesian Olympic Team," Presentation to the Sport in Africa: Politics and Globalization Conference at Ohio University . "This book brings together new household and enterprise data from 41 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa to inform policy makers and practitioners on ways to expand women entrepreneurs’ economic.


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She is a Jones Lecturer in Fiction at Stanford that, she was a Truman Capote Fellow at Cornell University where she graduated with an MFA. Her debut novel, We Need New Names made the New York Times Notable Books list of and was shortlisted for the Guardian First Book Award and .She has many publications in these areas in such journals as International Sociology, Gender and Society and Women’s Studies International Forum and in a co-edited special edition of African and Asian Studies.

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