We are grateful for the research grant provided by the Babson Faculty Research Fund (BFRF), the IPADE Business School Research Fund, Brian Voakes, and the Rumon Organization.
We will forever be indebted to the more than 120 entrepreneurs who shared with us their experiences and insights during our fieldwork. This book will not have been possible without them.
We extend our sincere appreciation to the following individuals who facilitated contacts with the entrepreneurs and provided logistic support during our fieldwork: Prof. Jose Antonio Davila, Filisiah Gogo, Guadalupe Vazquez, Mercy Kinai, Myriam Moreno, Dr. Naomi Mangatu, Okey Akpa, Peter “Banky” Bankole, Peter Russo, Stella Mulandi, and Yolanda Nunez.
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