These are the best countries in the world for women interested in starting their own businesses.
Where in the world are the women-owned businesses? The rate of business formation by women has long lagged that of men, but some countries are taking steps to bridge the divide. Dell recently published new rankings of the top nations for female entrepreneurs, based on dozens of factors, like perception of start-up opportunities, education levels and the number of female consumers. Dayna Smith/Washington Post Buy Photo