Self-Employment Training Programs for the Poor

  • Steven Balkin Roosevelt University

Abstract

 

As a strategy to help law income people create their awn jobs, numerous training programs have been developed to assist the poor to start a small business. This effort is becoming widespread in both the U.S. and Europe. While there seems to be a consensus of what a self-employment training program should contain, the appropriateness of the typical program, for low income people with severe educational deficiencies, is questioned. A typology for differentiating self-employment training programs  is generated and their distribution is described from a survey of self-employment training programs for low income people  in the United  States.

 

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Published
1990-06-03
How to Cite
BALKIN, Steven. Self-Employment Training Programs for the Poor. Journal of Small Business Strategy, [S.l.], v. 1, n. 2, p. 47-57, june 1990. ISSN 2380-1751. Available at: <https://libjournals.mtsu.edu/index.php/jsbs/article/view/226>. Date accessed: 20 jan. 2020.
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