Data and Research

Defining Entrepreneurship: From Dataset to Mindset

01/20/17
What is entrepreneurship? It's one word, but can mean something different to many different people. I dive into a few of the different perspectives, and open the discussions to others.
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Want to be like Silicon Valley? Welcome Immigrant Entrepreneurs

10/07/16
Exploring how the percentage of immigrant entrepreneurs varies across states and metropolitan areas.
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Startup Activity in America -- A Look at Startup Policy and the Kauffman Index

09/01/16
Policy Director Jason Wiens and Kauffman researcher Arnobio Morelix share presentations and findings around the Kauffman Index of Startup Activity and what policymakers can do to affect it
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The Future of Work: A Call for Proposals

07/28/16
Implications of the changing nature of work on firm structure, size and creation
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Entrepreneurship on the Spectrum

07/27/16
Autism should not be considered a limitation to entrepreneurship
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8 Ways to Use the New Kauffman Index of Growth Entrepreneurship

06/09/16
Learn more about entrepreneurial growth and how to navigate the Kauffman Index
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About the Annual Survey of Entrepreneurs (ASE), the Largest Annual Survey Data Collection of U.S. Entrepreneurs

04/24/18
Kauffman researchers E.J. Reedy and Arnobio Morelix share about the new Annual Survey of Entrepreneurs (ASE), a public-private partnership between the U.S. Census Bureau, the Kauffman Foundation, and the Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA).
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Three Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About and Venture Capital and Entrepreneurship

05/14/16
Kauffman researcher Arnobio Morelix shares three facts you (probably) didn't know about venture capital and entrepreneurship
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The plural of anecdote is data

04/25/16
Anecdotes, the knowing narrative, and hard data -- Kauffman VP of research Dane Stangler explains why the plural of anecdote is data
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A New State of the Field - Kauffman Foundation Releases New Entrepreneurship Research Tool

04/19/16
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!
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