2 edition of state of small business in rural America found in the catalog.
state of small business in rural America
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Small Business. Subcommittee on Antitrust and Restraint of Trade Activities Affecting Small Business.
|LC Classifications||KF27 .S6335 1983a|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iii, 125 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||125|
|LC Control Number||83603480|
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Penney: The Man, the Store, and American Agriculture” provides a biographical account of the business mogul and a historical view of his company and rural America.
Although he was born and raised on a farm in Missouri, Penney had strong connections to Wyoming. He married his first wife, Berta, during Cheyenne Frontier Days in In general, rural areas are sparsely populated, have low housing density, and are far from urban centers. Urban areas make up only 3 percent of the entire land area of the country but are home to more than 80 percent of the population.
Conversely, 97 percent of the country’s land mass is rural but only percent of the population lives there. Learn the steps to start a small business, get financing help from the government, and more.
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The Changing Face of Rural &Small Town America • Changing demographics –growing Hispanic population –aging population –outflow of young adults--inflow of older adults, birth rates declining • Health issues –Obesity above national rates for all age groups –rural kids less likely to walk to school –Populace is very auto-reliantFile Size: 1MB.
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Small business – truly the big business of rural America – is at risk. A large portion of rural small businesses – whether retail, manufacturing, farms, recreation and tourism, restaurants and breweries, nonprofits, child care providers, essential and non-essential – are at threat of closing.
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