Job Creation and the Economy

Entrepreneurs who launch new businesses are the driving force behind a vibrant society when they create new jobs, renew the economy and expand human welfare.

Bringing Back the American Craft Beer Enterprise

05/20/15 Kauffman Researcher Colin Tomkins-Bergh explores the growth of the American craft beer sector and its economic impact.

3 Emerging Trends in the Accelerator Model

04/08/15 Kauffman researcher Colin Tomkins-Bergh highlights 3 emerging trends in the accelerator model: Evolving Upstream, Expanding Scope of Services, and Growth of Corporate Accelerators.

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.

The Economic Case for Welcoming Immigrant Entrepreneurs

03/27/15 The Kauffman Foundation highlights strategies for how a “startup visa” would allow immigrants to start businesses in the United States after satisfying certain funding, employment, and other requirements.

Kauffman Sketchbook - "Cracking the Code"

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

Kauffman @ SXSW: 4 Insights from the Fastest Growing Companies in America

03/17/15 Kauffman researcher Arnobio Morelix presents research findings about fastest growing companies in the U.S. at SXSW

Hiring and Building Your Startup’s Team

03/16/15 Kauffman researcher Emily Fetsch shares the advantages of startups' creating their own talent versus hiring talent.

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.

How Local and State Governments Can Rev Up Business Creation

03/10/15 Local and state governments should reformulate their efforts to promote business startups, according to a research paper released today by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation that first focuses on what does not work.

Guidelines for Local and State Governments to Promote Entrepreneurship

03/10/15 This paper provides recommendations for how cities and states can promote entrepreneurship and begin to see results.