Does Increasing Reliance on Student Debt Explain Declines in Entrepreneurial Activity?

Research Report

Does Increasing Reliance on Student Debt Explain Declines in Entrepreneurial Activity?

January 22, 2015

Abstract

Concerns about declining entrepreneurial activity, rising student debt, and the possible relationship between the two deserve attention. New business enterprises can support innovation and increase employment, so any trend that might be interfering with individuals’ opportunities to take risks, finance start-ups, and build enterprises is worth exploring.

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