Even in Entrepreneurship, Women Face Gender Constraints

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A woman waits to cross a road in the Kasumigaseki area of Tokyo, Japan.

Photographer: Tomohiro Ohsumi/Bloomberg

For women who face disadvantages in climbing the corporate ladder, entrepreneurship is a potential way for them to meet their potential. But even then, women still face gender-related constraints when starting a business, according to a study by the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation.

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