Policy brief 5: diversity in entrepreneurship

Diverse neighbourhoods represent significant opportunities for different forms of entrepreneurship, which can contribute to their economic regeneration. This policy brief focuses on entrepreneurship in deprived and diverse neighbourhoods. It discusses the relations between diversity and entrepreneurship and presents evidence on the connections between entrepreneurship, diversity and economic performance, and the role of entrepreneurship on social cohesion. It argues for revising existing policies related to the different forms of entrepreneurship in diverse and deprived neighbourhoods, as well as for new measures to support entrepreneurship.


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A. Eraydın, “Policy brief 5: diversity in entrepreneurship,” 2016. Accessed: 00, 2020. [Online]. Available: https://zenodo.org/record/437931.