Although Silicon Valley has made significant cultural and technological advancements, only 9% of decision-makers at U.S. based venture capital firms are women and only 15% of the U.S venture dollars in 2017 went to teams with a female founder. June Y. Lee writes about the long history of successful entrepreneurship in Silicon Valley and the relationship between academia and industry.
Lee, June Y.
"Entrepreneurship in Silicon Valley: The Road to Sustainable Prosperity,"
Journal of Interdisciplinary Perspectives and Scholarship: Vol. 1
, Article 11.
Available at: https://repository.usfca.edu/jips/vol1/iss1/11