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What a Defunct Cobra Industry Teaches Us About Entrepreneurial Policy

Colin Tomkins-Bergh examines how entrepreneurship is shaped by the existing institutions and how institutional or policy can solve or fail to solve market failures.Read More >

Three Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About and Venture Capital and Entrepreneurship

Kauffman researcher Arnobio Morelix shares three facts you (probably) didn't know about venture capital and entrepreneurshipRead More >

What big banks can’t do

Local lenders can boost entrepreneurial ecosystems by evaluating social capitalRead More >

A New State of the Field - Kauffman Foundation Releases New Entrepreneurship Research Tool

A new State of the Field website has launched which overviews different research topics in entrepreneurship. Read this post to explore the new available features!Read More >

An Uphill Climb: State of the Field Examines Women in Entrepreneurship

All entrepreneurs and their companies face an uphill battle to succeed. But for women, this hill is steeper. Understanding these unique challenges and potential ways to combat them is the focus of the Kauffman's State of the Field’s topic on gender.Read More >