TANZANIA INSTITUTE OF ACCOUNTANCY

Entrepreneurship and Small Business Agenda

People of low incomes in the developing countries are facing a lot of challenges in terms of proper channels of access to affordable financial products and services and knowledge on entrepreneurship and small businesses. In this regard, majority of the entrepreneurs have failedto participate in economic activities for better lives.

TIA research agenda onEntrepreneurship and small business is concerned with creating enabling environment that serve the needs of individuals, households, and small businesses of low incomes and womento participate in activities that contribute to economic growth, employment creation and poverty reduction.

TIA research agenda on Entrepreneurship and Small business addresses issues pertaining to Microfinance providers, interest rates and other taxes, inadequate working capital, institutional capacity andfinance and entrepreneurship education, creation small businesses, identification and exploitation of opportunities