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Jump-starting U.S. Small Businesses

Edward J. Egan

Jump-starting U.S. Small Businesses.

The federal government will need a nuanced approach to properly stimulate small business growth. However, a core focus should be on creating a level playing field for community banks to compete to provide small business loans.

This policy brief is part of a series of recommendations from the Baker Institute for the incoming president’s administration.