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A Bright Future for Entrepreneurs in China
From the Policy Dialogue on Entrepreneurship Blog
Action Plan for New Age of Health CareLast week I participated in an interesting gathering in Washington, DC of top medical and policy experts who issued a new health care manifesto that
might be of interest to entrepreneurs in the space. Hosted by the
Council for American Medical Innovation, FasterCures and the Kauffman
Foundation, the 2010 Translational Medicine Alliance Forum
(TMAF) brought together leaders from academia, government agencies, and
pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and venture industries to discuss models
to enable and accelerate the progress of translational medicine. [More]
New World Bank Data on New Business Creation While the global financial crisis impacted almost all new entrepreneurs,
it began in developed countries and hit their entrepreneurs harder. As a
result, in richer countries, new business creation dropped sharply amid
the crisis. In contrast, new business registrations in many low-income
countries didn't change much. These are the findings in The 2010 World Bank Group Entrepreneurship Snapshots, which presents data collected about newly registered companies in 112 countries and was released recently. [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 last week. [More]
This Week in Entrepreneurship PolicyBoth houses of Congress are home campaigning for the upcoming elections. The House formally adjourned last week by a vote of 210-209. Members will return following the November elections, with a very likely possibility of a shift in the balance of power in the House back to a Republican majority. While the Senate is still technically in session, thanks to a deal between Senate Democrats and Republicans aimed at blocking recess appointments by President Obama, no substantial business will be conducted. [More]
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