The impact of education histories on the decision to become self-employed: a study of young, aspiring, minority business owners
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Volume (Year): 33 (2009)
Issue (Month): 4 (December)
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Academic success; Aspiring entrepreneurs; Educational history; Minorities; Self-employment entry ; J15; L26;
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- J15 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demographic Economics - - - Economics of Minorities, Races, Indigenous Peoples, and Immigrants; Non-labor Discrimination
- L26 - Industrial Organization - - Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behavior - - - Entrepreneurship
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