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Issue Briefs

Advocacy’s Issue Briefs provide timely and concise information on important small business economic issues.  These briefs are relevant to small business researchers,  policymakers and decision leaders as well as stakeholders involved in small business advocacy and program development.

Issue Brief #1: Veteran Business Owners

Issue Brief #2: Demographic Characteristics of Business Owners

Issue Brief #3: Access to Capital for Women- and Minority-Owned Businesses: Revisiting Key Variables

Issue Brief #4: Exploring the Policy Relevance of Startup Accelerators

Issue Brief #5: Equity-based Crowdfunding: Potential Implications for Small Business Capital

Issue Brief #6: Demographic Characteristics of Business Owners and Employees: 2013

Issue Brief # 7: Profile of Veteran Business Owners: 2013

Issue Brief #8: An Overlooked Demographic: Equally-Owned Businesses or EOBs

Issue Brief #9: Patenting and Innovative Startups: Putting the America Invents Act in a Broader Economic Context

Issue Brief #10Peer-to-Peer Lending: A Financing Alternative for Small Businesses

Issue Brief #11Small Businesses Key Players in International Trade

Wednesday, May 13, 2015