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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.
From the Policy Dialogue on Entrepreneurship BlogThe Importance of StartupsWhen
it comes to U.S. job growth, startup companies aren’t everything.
They’re the only thing. That is the key message from a recently released
Kauffman Foundation report entitled "The Importance of Startups in Job
Creation and Job Destruction." [More]
A 16-Point Gameplan for the US EconomyA
new story in Inc. Magazine outlines 16 steps for how to promote
entrepreneurial optimism and create jobs. The story underlines the
importance of startups by drawing attention to the overwhelming
percentage of new jobs that come from start up businesses. [More]
An Alternative Economic Stimulus PlanThe
Kauffman Foundation's Bob Litan argues in a recent Huffington Post
piece that the U.S.already has an alternative economic stimulus plan,
one that does not require a massive federal bailout: to support
Commerce Forums on Innovation to ContinueThe
U.S. Department of Commerce Office of Innovation and Entrepreneurship
kicked off a series of forums on the roles universities play inthe
fields of innovation, economic development, job creation and
commercialization of federally funded research. [More]
Roundtables on Entrepreneurship Education ScheduledLooking
ahead to the end of 2010 and into 2011, the Stanford Technology
Ventures Program (STVP) at Stanford University is conducting five
Roundtables on Entrepreneurship Education (REE) for universities
Reshaping the Economic Landscape in Saudi Arabia
As the King of Saudi Arabia met in the U.S. with President Barack Obama
on June 29th, the National U.S.-Arab Chamber of Commerce (NUSACC)
suggested that the country is gradually gaining a supportive
entrepreneurship ecosystem. [More]
A New Generation of Entrepreneurs to Commercial Innovations
Dane Stangler, senior analyst at the Kauffman Foundation, spoke recently
before the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee hearing titled
“Fueling Local Economies: Research, Innovation and Jobs.” [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 PolicyThe House Small Business Committee examines bonus depreciation and what it means for small business. [More]
Research Opportunities with SBA AdvocacyThe
SBA Office of Advocacy has two new research opportunities -- on equity
financing as well as small businesses and the macroeconomy -- open for
interested applicants. [More]
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