Startup Wonks, Why Women Pay Themselves Less, Settlers of Catan: Feb. 19

Illustration by André da Loba

Policy wonks pitched legislative ideas to boost entrepreneurship in the U.S., reports J.D. Harrison. [Washington Post]

Robb Mandelbaum reports on some evidence that women entrepreneurs pay themselves less than male business owners pay themselves. [New York Times]

Gabrielle Karol writes that some Massachusetts small business owners are fighting the Wegmans supermarket chain over legislation that would allow the chain to serve alcohol in its cafes. [Fox Business]

Adrienne Raphel profiles Klaus Teuber, a former dental technician who developed the board game The Settlers of Catan. [New Yorker]

The harsh winter has hurt retail sales (video). [Bloomberg TV]