Pathways: A new approach for women in entrepreneurship

An independent review into women in entrepreneurship in Scotland, authored by Ana Stewart and Mark Logan. Based on thorough data analysis and stakeholder engagement the report's recommendations seek to address the root causes of female under-participation in entrepreneurship.

Appendix F: Full list of references

One Parent Families Scotland, Single Mothers, Gender & Health, 2016

Cukier, W., Mo, G. Y., Chavoushi, Z. H., Borova, B., Osten, V. (2022). The State of Women's Entrepreneurship in Canada 2022. Women Entrepreneurship Knowledge Hub.

Investing in Women Code, Policy Paper, February 2021, UK Government

The Rise of Femtech, Women Entrepreneurship Knowledge Hub, Gender and the Economy, November 2020

The Gender Index: Positive Change for Women In Business driven by Data, 2022

Creating a Wellbeing Economy, Scottish Government, June 2022

Founders4Schools: Supporting UK schools, colleges and universities to provide insight into the world of work

Net childcare costs in EU countries, Impact on family incomes and work incentives, OECD 2019

Arshed, N. & Knox, S. (2020). Understanding the Needs of Women Entrepreneurs in Scotland: A Case for a Scottish Women's Business Centre.

Arshed, N. The impact of COVID-19 on Scotland's women entrepreneurs, 2021

The Alison Rose Review of Female Entrepreneurship, 2019

The Alison Rose Review of Female Entrepreneurship, Progress Report, 2022

Samuel Mwaura, Sreevas Sahasranamam, Mark Hart, Karen Bonner, Neha Prashar, Anastasia Ri and Jonathan Levie Global Entrepreneurship Monitor(GEM), Scotland Report 2021/2022,

The Mastercard Index of Women Entrepreneurs How targeted support for women-led business can unlock sustainable economic growth, Report 2022

UK VC & Female Founders Report, BVCA & DVC, 2017

Inside VC Firms: The Gender Divide, Johannes Lenhard August 14, 2019

Israel, New Zealand Partner On Startup Ecosystem Mapping Tool, Amir Mizroch

Former Contributor, April 17, 2019

The Trillion-Dollar Blind Spot Infographic, Inclusive Innovation & Opportunity, Morgan Stanley Dec 11, 2019

The State of Canadian Women's Entrepreneurship, Report Summary, 2019

Small Business Equity Tracker, BBB, Beauhurst, 2022

Female Entrepreneurs 2019, Newable, Beauhurst

The Gender Gap in UK Startup and Scaleup Businesses, Hannah Skingle, March 2022

The Power Of Parity: How Advancing Women's Equality Can Add $12 Trillion To Global Growth, The McKinsey Institute 2015

A third of the world's female entrepreneurs face gender bias from investors, HSBC claims, CNBC, October 2019

Independent Review of Qualifications and Assessment: terms of reference, Learning Directorate, Scottish Government, June 2019,

National Discussion on Education, Education, Scottish Government June 2019

Invisible Women, Caroline Criado Perez, 2019

The Authority Gap, Why Women Are Taken Less Seriously By Men And What We Can Do About It, Mary Ann Sieghart, 2021

Gender Balance Briefing, Education Scotland, 2015

Scottish Apprenticeship Advisory Board, Gender Commission, A SAAB Paper, 2022

Gender Commission Report, Scottish Apprenticeship Advisory Board, SDS. October 2022

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Scotgov National Care Service - adult social care: equality evidence review, June 2022

Scotland's National Strategy for Economic Transformation, Scottish Government, March 2022

E3 Hub: Business Hub Support Services in the Local Community

Proof of concept technstart NI

Young Enterprise Scotland, Enterprise & Financial Education programme provider for young people

Social Enterprise Academy, Learning & Development programmes focusing on leadership, enterprise

Scottish Technology Ecosystem Review, Mark Logan, September 2020

Gender pay gap in the UK: 2022,at%20the%20longer%2Dterm%20trend.

Bridging the Digital Gender Divide, Office for Economic Co-operation Development, 2018

How Inclusion Matters, By S. Dixon-Fyle, K. Dolan, Dame V. Hunt, and S. Prince, McKinsey 2019

Diversity wins: How inclusion matters, McKinsey Report, May 2020

Gender Equality in Education, Research from the Scottish Youth Parliament, January 2022

Gender Equality In Education, Scottish Youth Parliament Research, Published October 2022

Hernetrights, European Women's Lobby Resource Pack

The Ripple Effect: COVID-19 and the Epidemic of Online Abuse by Glitch UK and End Violence Against Women Coalition. 2020

The Ripple Effect Online Abuse During COVID, Sept-2020

Small Business Equity Tracker, British Business Bank|Beauhurst, 2022

Spotlight on Spinouts: UK Academic Spinout Trends, Beauhurst|Royal Academy of Engineering Enterprise Hub, April 2022

"You Should've Asked", by "Emma"

Independent provider of enterprise support services for businesses, social enterprise and self-employed in rural Scotland

The Fair Work Framework: Healthy Working Lives, Public Health Scotland

Support Hub delivered by The Council for Investing in Female Entrepreneurs (CIFE).

Support Platform delivered by Women's Enterprise Scotland.

Start-Up Nation Finder, online knowledge and networking platform for Israeli tech ecosystem

Why is there still a housework gender gap?

How Unilever plans to change the 'hostile' startup environment for women



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