Articles

On Real Clear Markets: It’s Time to Revive U.S. Entrepreneurship

01/14/15   Kauffman Foundation Vice President of Research & Policy Dane Stangler explains why the U.S. needs an entrepreneurial renewal and offers four things policymakers can do to help lead the way.

On the Radio: Dane Stangler Discusses Age and Entrepreneurship

01/20/15   Two national radio programs recently featured Kauffman Foundation Vice President of Research & Policy Dane Stangler for his expertise on the relationship between age and entrepreneurship.

On Forbes.com: How Boomer and Millennial Entrepreneurs Are Shaping the Economy

02/03/15   In an article on Forbes.com, Jordan Bell-Masterson and E.J. Reedy, members of the Kauffman Foundation's Research and Policy team, identify the entrepreneurship challenges and opportunities that these groups face.

On Governing: Measuring Entrepreneurship Can Be Tricky

03/27/15   In this post on Governing.com, Kauffman Foundation researchers explain how city leaders can see past cultural buzz to get an accurate measure of their entrepreneurial ecosystems.

In The Wall Street Journal: Percentage of New Businesses Begun by Women Fell in 2014

05/14/15   In a preview of the Kauffman Index from The Wall Street Journal, Kauffman Foundation Director of Research & Policy E.J. Reedy explains that, historically, men are more likely than women to start a business to earn a living after they’ve been fired or laid off.

In The Kansas City Star: Prioritize Student Academic Outcomes Above All Else

05/21/15   In this guest editorial, Kauffman Foundation Acting President and CEO Wendy Guillies shares the Foundation’s vision for the future of Kansas City’s urban schools.

On Cascade: Creating an Environment for Entrepreneurship

07/21/15   Tax incentives—often used to attract or retain existing businesses—aren’t always the best way to stimulate economic growth.

On Forbes.com: Exploring University Impact on Metro Startup Hubs

02/03/14   How much do local research universities impact the high-tech startup activity in a metro area?

On Entrepreneur.com: Strong Founders are Self-Critical

02/26/14   Learn why entrepreneurs need to balance high self-confidence with genuine self-honesty.

On the Chronicle of Philanthropy: Understanding Philanthropy is Key to Better Policy Decisions

03/06/14   John Tyler, Kauffman Foundation general counsel, says that nonprofit leaders should share their experiences about what works in philanthropy.