Timothy Bates

Wayne State University - College of Urban, Labor, & Metropolitan Affairs

Distinguished Professor

Detroit, MI 48202

United States

University of Vermont - College of Arts and Sciences

adjunct professor

United States

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SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

Analysis of Small-Business Viability in Urban Minority Communities

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 24 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2013
Timothy Bates and Alicia Robb
Wayne State University - College of Urban, Labor, & Metropolitan Affairs and University of California, Berkeley - Coleman Fung Institute for Engineering Leadership
Downloads 372 (47,280)

Abstract:

Minority entrepreneurship

2.

Venture Capital Investment in Minority Business

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Sep 2005
William D. Bradford and Timothy Bates
University of Washington - Department of Finance and Business Economics and Wayne State University - College of Urban, Labor, & Metropolitan Affairs
Downloads 281 (82,118)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Venture Capital, Minority Business

3.

Minority Venture Capital: Data Overview

2007 Kauffman Symposium on Entrepreneurship and Innovation Data
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 28 Oct 2007
Timothy Bates and William D. Bradford
Wayne State University - College of Urban, Labor, & Metropolitan Affairs and University of Washington - Department of Finance and Business Economics
Downloads 168 (140,371)

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4.

Venture Capital Funds Investing in Minority-Owned Businesses: Evaluating Performance and Strategy

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 18 Sep 2008
Timothy Bates and William D. Bradford
Wayne State University - College of Urban, Labor, & Metropolitan Affairs and University of Washington - Department of Finance and Business Economics
Downloads 125 (175,826)

Abstract:

minority-oriented, venture capital, private equity

5.

African Americans' Pursuit of Self-Employment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3156
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 Nov 2007
Magnus Lofstrom and Timothy Bates
Public Policy Institute of California and Wayne State University - College of Urban, Labor, & Metropolitan Affairs
Downloads 90 (227,779)
Citation 4

Abstract:

self-employment, entrepreneurship, entry barriers, African American

6.

Does Venture Capitalist Activism Improve Investment Performance?

Journal of Business Venturing, Vol. 27, No. 2, 2012
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 07 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 04 Feb 2013
Culverhouse College of Commerce, University of Alabama, Wayne State University - College of Urban, Labor, & Metropolitan Affairs and University of Washington - Department of Finance and Business Economics
Downloads 76 (232,629)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Venture Capitalist, Activism, Optimal Portfolio Size, Negative Moderation, Internal Rates of Return

7.

Minorities and Venture Capital: A New Wave in American Business

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 05 Sep 2008
Timothy Bates and William Bradford
Wayne State University - College of Urban, Labor, & Metropolitan Affairs and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 73 (236,021)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Venture capital, Minority firms, African Americans, Asian Americans, Hispanic Americans, Return on investment, Investment performance

8.

Crime's Impact on the Survival Prospects of Young Urban Small Businesses

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP-07-30
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 Nov 2007
Timothy Bates and Alicia Robb
Wayne State University - College of Urban, Labor, & Metropolitan Affairs and University of California, Berkeley - Coleman Fung Institute for Engineering Leadership
Downloads 70 (257,764)

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9.

Analysis of Young Neighborhood Firms Serving Urban Minority Clients

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP-08-11
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 11 Jun 2008
Timothy Bates and Alicia Robb
Wayne State University - College of Urban, Labor, & Metropolitan Affairs and University of California, Berkeley - Coleman Fung Institute for Engineering Leadership
Downloads 57 (290,313)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Entrepreneurship, Business Performance, Inner City Markets

10.

Why Have Lending Programs Targeting Disadvantaged Small-Business Borrowers Achieved so Little Success in the United States?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5212
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Oct 2010
Timothy Bates, Magnus Lofstrom and Lisa Servon
Wayne State University - College of Urban, Labor, & Metropolitan Affairs, Public Policy Institute of California and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 49 (310,424)
Citation 1

Abstract:

self-employment, entrepreneurship, micro-lending

11.

Latina Entrepreneurship

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3997
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Mar 2009
Magnus Lofstrom and Timothy Bates
Public Policy Institute of California and Wayne State University - College of Urban, Labor, & Metropolitan Affairs
Downloads 42 (318,794)
Citation 1

Abstract:

minority, female, entrepreneurship, self-employment, Hispanic, Latina

12.

Transitions to Entrepreneurship and Industry-Specific Barriers

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6103
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Nov 2011
Magnus Lofstrom, Timothy Bates and Simon C. Parker
Public Policy Institute of California, Wayne State University - College of Urban, Labor, & Metropolitan Affairs and University of Western Ontario
Downloads 25 (376,923)

Abstract:

entrepreneurship, self-employment, capital constraints, transitions, entry barriers, business start-ups

13.

Minority Entrepreneurship

Foundations and Trends in Entrepreneurship Vol. 7, No. 3-4, 2011
Number of pages: 174 Posted: 29 Feb 2012
Timothy Bates
Wayne State University - College of Urban, Labor, & Metropolitan Affairs
Downloads 2 (530,936)
Citation 1

Abstract:

minority-owned businesses, entrepreneurial dynamics

14.

Entrepreneur Human Capital Inputs and Small Business Longevity

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 17 Nov 2009
Timothy Bates
Wayne State University - College of Urban, Labor, & Metropolitan Affairs

Abstract:

Educational background, Self-employment, Operator ownership, Debt financing, Access to capital, Firm survival, Human capital, Individual traits, Startups, Males, Age

15.

Analysis of Young, Small Firms that Have Closed: Delineating Successful from Unsuccessful Closures

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 17 Nov 2009
Timothy Bates
Wayne State University - College of Urban, Labor, & Metropolitan Affairs

Abstract:

Characteristics of Business Owners dataset (Census Bureau), Experience, Gender, Individual traits, Firm survival, Failure analysis, Educational background, Ethnic & racial groups, Human capital

16.

Alleviating the Lagging Performance of Economically Depressed Communities and Regions

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 04 Nov 2009
Timothy Bates
Wayne State University - College of Urban, Labor, & Metropolitan Affairs

Abstract:

Tax incentives, Employee retraining, Resource management, Local economies, Economic recoveries, Public policies, Tax policies, Development policies, Economically depressed areas, Economic development, Regional development, Local government

17.

Financing Disadvantaged Firms

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 04 Nov 2009
Timothy Bates
Wayne State University - College of Urban, Labor, & Metropolitan Affairs

Abstract:

Disadvantaged entrepreneurs, Microenterprises, Minority firms, Minorities, African Americans, Disadvantaged communities, Financing, Educationally disadvantaged, Human capital