entrepreneurshippolicy forum blog

The Policy Dialogue on Entrepreneurship Informs and connects thought leaders looking to understand policies that help entrepreneurs start companies, create jobs and re-start the economy.
Sign up to receive our weekly update!

RSS Feed Link

Policy Forum Blog

Combing the World in Search of Start-up Talent
Our new generation of entrepreneurs are global in their mindsets. This week, I argue that we should approach innovation in a similar fashion, taking steps to boost R&D and the commercialization of new technologies at home, while at the same time scouring the world to... [More]
Jonathan Ortmans
on March 23, 2009
Category:  Global 
Entrepreneurship=Recovery
File this under "I'm pretty sure everyone saw this coming": The World Bank predicts that the global economy will enter recession this year for the first time since the Second World War. The Washington-based bank added that global trade was heading for its steepest decline... [More]
Mark Marich
on March 12, 2009
Category:  General 
A Bright Beacon in the "Shining City on the Hill"
The one thing that America has been admired for throughout the years is its entrepreneurial spirit. My latest essay touches on using that trait to lead a push for job creation and growth during a global recession. Here is the lead: Although the reputation of the... [More]
Jonathan Ortmans
on March 02, 2009
Category:  Global 
Entrepreneurs: Engines for Job Creation & Innovation
Unemployment rates are more than just numbers. For each number, there is a personal story to be told. For some, it's a temporary inconvenience. For others, it is a lengthy process that creates a economic hardship. And for still others, it is a necessary nudge... [More]
Jonathan Ortmans
on February 23, 2009
Category:  General 
NYC Among Those Looking for 'FastTrac' to Recovery
In times of recession, entrepreneurial activity can experience an uptick as displaced workerslook to make their own opportunities. As the unemployment rate increases across the country, NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg and other community leaders are turning to the Kauffman Foundation's FastTrac program to train these... [More]
Mark Marich
on February 19, 2009
Category:  General  Workforce 
Patterns of Recovery from the Recession
What do past recessions--and subsequent recoveries--tell us about how companies will recover from the current economic downturn? A new McKinsey Quarterly article sifts the historical evidence. Researchers examined the past four recessions, and found that, contrary to popular belief, the current recession is not... [More]
Mark Marich
on February 16, 2009
Category:  General 
  • 1

Search PDE

Policy Dialogue on Entrepreneurship Get Your Weekly Digest

Register today to receive news and updates from Entrepreneurship.org.

Email Newsletter Signup

Past eNewsletters

View All

Email Newsletters

Want to be up-to-date with the latest news and updates from Entrepreneurship.org? To subscribe, just give us your email address below; you'll choose which e-newsletters you'd like to receive on the next screen.