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A Look Back at Innovation Daily
Mark Marich
4/8/2013
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Each day, Innovation Daily checks the pulse of global innovation--courtesy of Innovation America. Here, we take a look at a handful of relevant stories it compiled last week.

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A Look Back at Innovation Daily
Mark Marich
4/29/2013
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Each day, Innovation Daily checks the pulse of global innovation--courtesy of Innovation America. Here, we take a look at a handful of relevant stories it compiled last week.

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Number of Angel Investors, Early Stage Investments Drop
Mark Marich
4/29/2013
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While the overall number of angel investors dropped substantially last year, don’t blame women angels—the percentage of women involved in angel investing nearly doubled within the past year.

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This Week in Entrepreneurship Policy
Mark Marich
4/29/2013
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Both houses of Congress are back in their home states and districts for a one week work period. They are scheduled to return to Washington next week.

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Utah Most ‘Friendly’ State for Small Business
Mark Marich
4/8/2013
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How friendly is your state to small business owners? Apparently very friendly, if you live in Utah or Texas—and not so friendly if you live in California. Utah took the top honors as the friendliest state to small business while Texas had three of the top five cities in the latest survey from Thumbtack.com and the Kauffman Foundation.

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MIT Most Highly Regarded University Innovation Ecosystem
Mark Marich
4/8/2013
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Ask an expert which university has the leading university-based technology innovation ecosystem in the world and you are likely to hear them say “MIT.” A ranking of 120 universities that demonstrate a “decisive impact and significant contribution in the field of entrepreneurship and innovation” has pointed to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology as the world leader.

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VC Myths and a Dose of Reality
Mark Marich
4/29/2013
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Venture capital has an important role to play in the creation and growth of new firms—but let’s not get carried away. That is the primary message from a former VC in a new article in the Harvard Business Review. This shouldn’t come as a surprise to regular PDE followers, but there are a number of common misconceptions about the scope, performance and success rate of venture capital for startups.

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Nairobi: East Africa’s Startup Hub
Mark Marich
4/15/2013
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When I asked Mbwana Alliy last month why he founded the Savannah Fund in Nairobi, he had a simple answer—it is East Africa’s technology hub. As part of PDE’s look at Africa I began last week, we focus today on Kenya.

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A Look Back at Innovation Daily
Mark Marich
4/15/2013
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Each day, Innovation Daily checks the pulse of global innovation--courtesy of Innovation America. Here, we take a look at a handful of relevant stories it compiled last week.

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This Week in Entrepreneurship Policy
Mark Marich
4/15/2013
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Last week, President Obama’s FY 2014 budget was released—with a number of proposals that could affect entrepreneurs and small business owners. This week, that budget gets a closer look during a number of committee hearings. Other topics include: comprehensive immigration reform, entitlement reform proposals, tax fraud and identity theft, regulatory burdens on community banks, patent litigation, antitrust laws, health care reform.

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