Incubators Hatch Businesses

Griffin, Cynthia E.
December 1998
Entrepreneur;Dec1998, Vol. 26 Issue 12, p178
Studies the business incubators in the United States. Details on the study conducted by the National Business Incubation Association; Information on some incubator models.


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