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Case Study: Gender and Enterprise Development in Africa

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This chapter explores the question of how female micro entrepreneurs can transition into transformational entrepreneurs. Using case studies, the chapter draws on the experiences of successful women entrepreneurs who have succeeded in growing their businesses from micro enterprises into impactful ones. In addition, the chapter conducts a cross-case analysis and highlights lessons learnt for policy making.

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  • Female entrepreneurs
  • Micro entrepreneurs
  • Gender

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Arthur, K.N.A. (2019). Case Study: Gender and Enterprise Development in Africa. In: Maas, G., Jones, P. (eds) Transformational Entrepreneurship Practices. Palgrave Pivot, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-11524-1_4

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