This Week in Entrepreneurship Policy: The Future of Internet Governance

The future of the internet gets a look on both sides of Capitol Hill this week with hearings about the transition of internet governance away from government involvement as well as net neutraily and the latest FCC proposal.Read More >

Sharpening Our Understanding of How to Shape Our Economic Future

Despite sobering data on the declining rates of new firm formation, there is reason for optimism in 2015 -- but more research is needed to guide effective policy interventions. Read More >

The Changing Immigration Map

The social media furor over Sean Penn's joke at the Oscars obscures the shifting demographics of immigration. Read More >

This Week in Entrepreneurship Policy: Tax Credits and the Internet of Things

Tax credits for small business owners and a discussion on government regulation and the Internet of Things highlight the agenda in Congress this week.Read More >

VC Figures Double in Last Five Years, Seed Stage Drops Significantly

While venture capital figures have doubled since 2010 (from $23B to $48B), the amount going to seed stage ventures hit its lowest point since 2002. Read More >

Co-founding Across Generations?

Can Boomers and Millennials come together to start and scale new ventures? Read More >

This Week in Entrepreneurship Policy: The President's FY 2016 Budget

President Obama's proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2016—calling for $3.99 trillion in spending while bringing in $3.53 trillion in revenue—is the center of attention on Capitol Hill this week.Read More >

Cities Compete For Title of Best in Class

By 2050, 70 percent of the world’s population will live in urban areas and it is no wonder that those working on best-in-class programs and policies to support entrepreneurs are focusing their attention on cities. Read More >

Boomers, Millennials Focus of Upcoming State of Entrepreneurship Address

When the Kauffman Foundation presents its latest State of Entrepreneurship Address at the National Press Club next week, the focus will be on two demographic trends that are shaping the future of entrepreneurship in America.Read More >

This Week in Entrepreneurship Policy: CBO Releases Updated Economic Outlook

While several committees are still holding their organizational meetings this week—including the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship, a number have started to hold and schedule hearings. Following up on the Congressional Budget Office report to be released later today, CBO director Douglas Elmendorf makes separate appearances before the House and Senate Budget Committees to outline the CBO budget and economic outlook. Read More >