Government and Policy

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  • Ben-Shalom, Y., Moffitt, R. A., & Scholz, J. K. (2011). An assessment of the effectiveness of anti-poverty programs in the United States (No. w17042). National Bureau of Economic Research.
  • Caliendo, M., and Künn, S. (2011). Start-Up Subsidies for the Unemployed:  Long- Term Evidence and Effect Heterogeneity. Journal of Public Economics, 95 (3-4), 311-331.
  • Caputo, R. (2010). Prevalence and Patterns of Earned Income Tax Credit Use Among Eligible Tax-Filing Families: A Panel Study, 1999-2005. Families in Society: The Journal of Contemporary Social Services, 91(1), 8–15.
  • Colin, F. (2005). Public service vouchers. International Review of Administrative Sciences, 71(1), 19–34.
  • Court, J., & Maxwell, S. (2005). Policy entrepreneurship for poverty reduction: bridging research and policy in international development. Journal of International Development: The Journal of the Development Studies Association17(6), 713-725.
  • Coven, M. (2005). An introduction to TANF. Washington, DC: Center on Budget and Policy Priorities.
  • Craig, B. R., Jackson, W. E., and Thomson, J. B., 2007, On Government Intervention in the Small-Firm Credit Market and its Effect on Economic Performance, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland Working Paper, 07-02.
  • Crump, J. (2002). Deconcentration by demolition: public housing, poverty, and urban policy. Environment and Planning D: Society and Space, 20, 581-596.
  • Dawkins, C., Jeon, J. S., & Pendall, R. (2015). Transportation access, rental vouchers, and neighborhood satisfaction: Evidence from the moving to opportunity experiment. Housing Policy Debate, 25(3), 497–530.
  • Edoho, F.M. (2016), “Entrepreneurship paradigm in the new millennium: a critique of public policy on entrepreneurship”, Journal of Entrepreneurship in Emerging Economies, Vol. 8 No. 2, pp. 279-294.
  • European Commission (2010). Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions. The European Platform against Poverty and Social Exclusion: A European framework for social and territorial cohesion. Retrieved from http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=celex:52010DC0758
  • Gittell, R., & Thompson, J. P. (1999). Inner-city business development and entrepreneurship: new frontiers for policy and research. Urban problems and community development, 473-520.
  • Goel, G., & Rishi, M. (2012). Promoting entrepreneurship to alleviate poverty in India: An overview of government schemes, private‐sector programs, and initiatives in the citizens' sector. Thunderbird International Business Review54(1), 45-57.
  • Hammond, D. R. (2013). Policy Entrepreneurship in China's Response to Urban Poverty. Policy Studies Journal41(1), 119-146.
  • Larsoon, D. & Halleröd, B. (2011). Sweden: The impact of policy and labour market transformation. In N. Fraser, R. Gutiérrez & R. Pena Casas (Eds.). Working poverty in Europe: A comparative approach. Palgrave MacMillan, p. 112-132.
  • McKay, K. L. (2014). Achieving financial security through entrepreneurship: Policies to support financially vulnerable microbusiness owners. Federal Policy Proposal, CFED, August 2014. Retrieved from https://prosperitynow.org/files/PDFs/financial_capability_planning_guide/Entrepreneurship_policy_proposal.pdf
  • Morris, M. H., & Tucker, R. (2020). Poverty and Entrepreneurship in Developed Economies: Re-Assessing the Roles of Policy and Community Action. Journal of Poverty, 1-22.
  • Muhlhausen, D. B. (2013). Do Federal Social Programs Work?. ABC-CLIO.
  • Munemo, J. (2014). Business start-up regulations and the complementarity between foreign and domestic investment. Review of World Economics150(4), 745-761.
  • Musa, U. F., Abdullah, M. A. I. L. B., & Wahid, R. (2016). Public policies on entrepreneurships: The implication for poverty reduction: A qualitative approach. International Journal of Management Research and Reviews6(10), 1393.
  • Naudé, W. (2010). Promoting entrepreneurship in developing countries: policy challenges. UNU-WIDER Policy Brief, No. 4.
  • National Center for Policy Analysis (2012).  “Entrepreneurship is the key to poverty reduction,” http://www.ncpa.org/sub/dpd/index.php?Article_ID=22606.
  • OECD / European Union (2014). Policy brief on access to business start-up finance for inclusive entrepreneurship: Entrepreneurial activities in Europe. European Commission and OECD. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union.
  • Peer Review Programme For Active Labour Market Policy (1999). Self-employment  policies:  review  on  the bridging  benefits  for  promoting  self-employment in  Germany  and  measures  to  promote  the  self- employment of unemployed persons in Italy. Retrieved from http://pdf.mutual-learning-employment.net/pdf/en9910.pdf
  • Raimi, L., Patel, A., Yekini, K. and Fadipe, A.O. (2014) Spatio-temporal audit of Nigeria’s industrial policies and entrepreneurship development interventions from 1946 to 2013. International Journal of Humanities and Social Science, 4(1), 294-309.
  • Sanyal, B., & Schön, D. A. (1999). Information technology and urban poverty: The role of public policy. In D. A. Schön, B. Sanyal, & W. J. Mitchell (Eds.), High technology and low-income communities: Prospects for the positive use of advanced information technology (pp. 371–393). Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
  • Servon, L., Doshna, J. P. (2000). Microenterprise and the economic development toolkit: A small part of the big picture: Journal of Developmental Entrepreneurship, 5(3), 183-208.
  • Slivinski, S. (2012). Increasing entrepreneurship is a key to lowering poverty rates. Policy Report, Goldwater Institute, 254, November 13, 2012.
  • Smith, A. M., Galloway, L., Jackman, L., Danson, M., & Whittam, G. (2019). Poverty, social exclusion and enterprise policy: A study of UK policies’ effectiveness over 40 years. The International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation20(2), 107-118.
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  • Steuerle, C. E., & Twombly, E. C. (2002). Vouchers. In The tools of government: A guide to the new governance (pp. 445–465). New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Varghese, S. A. (2016). Poverty in the United States: A review of relevant programs. Poverty & Public Policy, 8, 228-247.