Scott Shane’s research on entrepreneurs, home equity loans cited in NYT

Why it’s getting harder, and riskier, to bet the house

The New York Times: For some time, entrepreneurs were finding it easier to get loans against home equity instead of business loans, but lately the drop in home prices means few owners have this option. Research by Scott Shane, A. Malachi Mixon III Professor of Entrepreneurial Studies, on home equity loans for small businesses is cited.