Resources

Beyond our extensive research, the Kauffman Foundation has developed and supported a variety of books, publications and other resources that furthers our work.

Understanding Entrepreneurship: Research and Resources from the Kauffman Foundation

04/06/16   Understanding Entrepreneurship: Research and Resources from the Kauffman Foundation

Can Social Insurance Unlock Entrepreneurial Opportunities?

03/22/16   A new Entrepreneurship Policy Digest examines if a more robust safety net to protect against risk would encourage more people to start companies.

The Good Economy

03/14/16   The Good Economy, an e-book jointly published by the Kauffman Foundation and the Roosevelt Institute, asks how the new economy could evolve over the next 25 years and predicts a radical transformation of the U.S. economic system based on information technology, akin to late 19th century breakthroughs like the steam engine.

The Entrepreneurship Policy Map

03/10/16   The Entrepreneurship Policy Map focuses on the policy needs of three stages of entrepreneurship: mew business creation, local small business activity, and, growing and high-growth firms.

A Snapshot of the Emerging Entrepreneur

11/12/15   Learn 10 attributes that surfaced from 35 interviews with EY emerging entrepreneurs — companies that are five years or younger with demonstrated rapid growth, who represent a diverse set of sectors.

How to Cook Up a Vibrant Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

11/04/15   Local policymakers are increasingly turning to entrepreneurship—a proven driver of economic growth and a catalyst of upward economic mobility.

How the Internet Became Commercial: Innovation, Privatization, and the Birth of a New Network

10/15/15   How the Internet Became Commercial: Innovation, Privatization, and the Birth of a New Network describes how many of the key innovations that made this possible came from entrepreneurs and iconoclasts who were outside the mainstream—and how the commercialization of the Internet was by no means a foregone conclusion at its outset.

How the Internet Became Commercial: Innovation, Privatization, and the Birth of a New Network

10/14/15   How the Internet Became Commercial: Innovation, Privatization, and the Birth of a New Network describes how many of the key innovations that made this possible came from entrepreneurs and iconoclasts who were outside the mainstream—and how the commercialization of the Internet was by no means a foregone conclusion at its outset.

Kauffman in Kansas City e-Newsletter

10/06/15   Each month the Kauffman Foundation shares highlights of the many ways in which it interacts with and supports Kansas City organizations, initiatives, and individuals.