Table of contents for Kitchen capitalism : microenterprise in low-income households / Margaret Sherrard Sherraden, Cynthia K. Sanders, and Michael Sherraden.

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List of Tables                                                     ix

Acknowledgments                                                    xi

Chapter 1.   Little Businesses, Large Hopes                         1

Chapter 2.   Theory and Evidence                                   21

Chapter 3.   Who Wants to Be a Microentrepreneur and Why?          47

Chapter 4.   Getting Started: Resources for Microenterprise        67

Chapter 5.   The Bottom Line: Business and Household               89

Chapter 6.   Microenterprise Performance                          117

Chapter 7.   Beyond Profit: Multiple Outcomes of Microenterprise  155

Chapter 8.   Fighting Poverty or Promoting Development?           177

Appendix A. Glossary                                              203

Appendix B. Research Methods                                      207

Appendix C. Entrepreneurs, Demographic Characteristics, and
             Their Businesses                                     213

Appendix D. Business and Household Financial Outcomes             219

References                                                        245

About the Authors                                                 265
Index                                                             267


Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Self-employed United States, Poor Employment United States, Entrepreneurship United States, Small business United States