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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.
Chilean economy has been recognized as the most competitive of Latin America. In general, Chile has been characterized by
political and economic stability and relatively low levels of corruption and
offers one of the most advanced physical infrastructure systems in the region.
The potential and proven track record of this economy has led to Chile’s recent
accession to the OECD as its 31st member and its first member in South America. Not surprisingly, Chile is often
a case study in economic development. The question is whether its model will
show the power of entrepreneurship as an engine for prosperity? [More]
From the Policy Dialogue on Entrepreneurship Blog
The Regulatory Flexibility Act at 30On
September 21, 2010, the Small Business Administrations’ Office of
Advocacy will be hosting a symposium on Regulatory Flexibility for Small
Business. The event will highlight the 30 years of the Regulatory
Flexibility Act (RFA) and will examine the role that the RFA plays in
ensuring policy decisions that create a healthy environment for small
business growth and development. [More]
Calling all Education Entrepreneurs for Startup Weekend in San FranciscoStartup
Weekend is an organization whose mission is to be among the most
valuable and influential organizations in startup ecosystems around the
world through community building, innovation and education. During
August 27-29, 2010 at San Francisco’s Pier 38, it will focus on... [More]
Small Business - Small Office - Big Deal
In a recent blog post on AmericaSpeakOn.org,
Tom Sullivan, former the Chief Counsel for Advocacy at the Small
Business Administration reflects on the President’s recess appointment
of his successor: Winslow Sargeant will need strong shoulders to carry
the weight of responsibility conveyed with representing small business
in a rulemaking system that is stacked against entrepreneurs. [More]
What Our Language Says About Us
Recently, the Oxford English Dictionary released its annual list of new
words in the English language. I was struck by how the list reflects the
current times in our country, not only in popular culture, but also in
our current political and economic climate. [More]
A Look Back at Innovation DailyEach
day, Innovation Daily checks the pulse of global innovation -- courtesy
of Innovation America and its founder, Rich Bendis. Here, we take a
look at a handful of relevant stories it compiled from the last week. [More]
This Week in Entrepreneurship PolicyThere
are no hearings scheduled for this week as the House and Senate are in
recess for their Summer Work Periods. Both are scheduled to reconvene on
September 13, 2010. [More]
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