February 13, 2013
State of the Small Business Economy
The purpose of the hearing was to review current economic indicators that measure the health of the economy, with a specific focus on access to capital. The hearing examined the general economic concerns that small business owners will face in the coming year.
Opening Statement:Chairman Sam Graves (R-MO)
Witnesses and Testimony
Randall Kroszner, Ph.D, Norman R. Bobins Professor of Economics, University of Chicago Booth School of Business, Chicago, Illinois
Mr. Sean Falk, Owner/President, WolFTeaM LLC/Nachogang LLC, Cedar Park, Texas
Ms. Margot Dorfman, Chief Executive Officer, US Women's Chamber of Commerce, Washington, D.C.