Entrepreneur Demographics

Taking a close look at subsets of entrepreneurs according to gender, age, ethnicity, location, industry and background offers an essential view of how a population's characteristics and makeup influence its success.

Left Behind? The New Generation of Latino Entrepreneurs

04/13/15 Kauffman researcher Emily Fetsch examines the growth of Latino-American entrepreneurs and the particular challenges they face.

Avoiding a Startup Monoculture

04/06/15 The consequences of a narrow focus are costly from both macroeconomic and microeconomic perspectives and that it goes against efforts to democratize new business creation.

6 Ways to Think More Entrepreneurially

04/02/15 Kauffman researcher Alex Krause discusses 6 ways to more entrepreneurial thinking.

Kauffman Founders School Twitter Chat | Starting Up: What You Need to Know

03/31/15 - 03/31/15 Join Kauffman Founders School and the U.S. Small Business Administration to discuss tools, resources, and opportunities available to budding entrepreneurs.

Six Ways Non-Profit Entrepreneurs are Distinct from “Traditional” Entrepreneurs

03/30/15 Kauffman researcher Emily Fetsch highlights differences between non-profit and "traditional" entrepreneurs.

Kauffman Sketchbook - "Cracking the Code"

03/18/15 Amy Wilkinson, author of "The Creator's Code," describes key characteristics of today’s leading entrepreneurs.

The Gender Stereotypes of Entrepreneurship

03/13/15 Kauffman researchers examine recent work by Sarah Thébaud on gender stereotypes in entrepreneurship.

5 SXSW Interactive Sessions Entrepreneurs, Researchers & Academics Must Attend

03/11/15 Kauffman Foundation researcher Colin Tomkins-Bergh names the top five sessions you won’t want to miss at this year’s SXSW Interactive festival.

A Reflection of Entrepreneurs in Pop Culture: The Celebritization of Entrepreneurs

02/26/15 Kauffman researcher Colin Tomkins-Bergh explores the current entrepreneurship zeitgist and its potential implications on potential and young entrepreneurs.

Aging and Rising Generations May Be the Future of Entrepreneurship, According to Latest Kauffman Policy Digest

02/25/15 According to a new Entrepreneurship Policy Digest, the two biggest demographic developments in America today—the aging of boomers and the maturation of millennials—could have a positive influence on the economy if public policy helps them reach their entrepreneurial potential.