Global

Show and Tel (Aviv): A Startup Nation

11/17/16
Israel is known, for good reason, as Startup Nation.
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Global Leadership for Entrepreneurship

06/27/16
While the notion that you must be in Silicon Valley to be a successful startup is thankfully less common these days, all eyes were on the region last week, and for a very good reason. U.S. President Barack Obama gathered more than 1000 international entrepreneurs and investors at Stanford University for a landmark summit that included some of the biggest founder brands in the space.
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The Myth of the American Entrepreneurial Culture

01/25/16
Kauffman Research & Policy Director Yas Motoyama examines whether the United States is unique in its supportive entrepreneurship culture.
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MIT Report Illustrates Impact on Global Entrepreneurship

01/04/16
Just how much impact can one university have on the global economy. Apparently, quite a bit. A new December 2015 study from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology reports that MIT's alumni entrepreneurs generate annual revenues of roughly $1.9 trillion.

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Learning From Other Entrepreneurship Ecosystems

03/30/15
Kauffman Senior Scholar Amisha Miller explores the notion that entrepreneurship ecosystems can learn from each other, but highlights certain caveats
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Smoothing the Path for New Firms: Are We In It for the Long Haul?

10/06/14
An increasing number of startup-savvy policymakers throughout the United States and around the world are racing to build better entrepreneurial ecosystems to create jobs and generate real economic growth, but real results don't happen overnight.
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At Last, a Global Platform for Startups

05/09/18
The nurturing of new and young firms has so far not been given much attention in prominent global gatherings. International government meetings have mostly concentrated on passive SME policy and others like the World Economic Forum have treated entrepreneurs as a side ring at the circus. The maturing of the Global Entrepreneurship Congress (GEC) to fill this gap is thus a welcome development.

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