Testimony Small Businesses in the US: Strengths and Opportunities
Brett Theodos
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Brett Theodos, senior fellow, testified before the US House Select Committee on Economic Disparity & Fairness in Growth on how to address the fundamental non-cyclical needs of small businesses. The testimony summarizes the ways federal, state, and municipal policymakers can expand access to capital for small businesses—particularly those underserved and facing higher barriers—enhance the provision of technical assistance, create and implement sensible regulatory oversight, and collect and publish better data on small business lending and investments.

Research Areas Neighborhoods, cities, and metros Wealth and financial well-being
Tags Community and economic development Mobility
Policy Centers Metropolitan Housing and Communities Policy Center