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"Researchers and policy makers across the globe have recognized the importance of women’s businesses for economic growth, innovation and building healthy communities. This is an exciting time to be a part of this research community that studies both the barriers that women entrepreneurs face, as well as the contributions that their businesses make."
Through research grants, the WEI supports faculty engaged in scholarship focused on creating greater equity in entrepreneurship. Research sponsored by the WEI includes: