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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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Entrepreneurs and the Economy – A Lot to Be Optimistic About

02/22/16
It is a popular time of year to take stock of the U.S. economy and its future outlook. Beyond the annual State of the Union address in Washington, there are several private sector assessments of entrepreneurship and the U.S. economy, such as the Kauffman Foundation’s annual State of Entrepreneurship address. The question is will entrepreneurs have as big a role as before in the outlook and what do we need to know to assess how America is stacking up against its competition?
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The future of entrepreneurship data – getting to know CrunchBase

02/11/16
Kauffman researcher Arnobio Morelix explores CrunchBase data and reports on co-hosted CrunchBase-Kauffman session in San Francisco
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Challenging A Risk-Averse Government Procurement Culture

10/05/15
Young companies face bigger challenges when bidding for government contracts. Yet, until recently, procurement reform has been absent from the discussion table when policymakers debate the role of government in supporting startups.
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Job Creation & the Economy: 5 Ways to Foster Growth

07/28/15
E.J. Reedy, a director in Research & Policy, addresses the House of Representatives to discuss several areas of federal policy that can strengthen entrepreneurial growth.
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New Policy May Slow Tide of Immigrant Entrepreneurs

07/06/15
India, the country that sends far and away more entrepreneurs to the U.S. than any other, has a new policy that might help keep more of that startup talent at home.
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3 Ways Student Debt Can Affect Millennial Entrepreneurs

05/27/15
Kauffman researcher Arnobio Morelix explores the ways in which student debt can affect millennial entrepreneurs
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How Much Do Taxes Affect Startup Investment Incentives?

03/09/15
Taxes create a wedge between what a new venture earns and what investors receive, boosting the hurdle rate that must be met in order to attract funding. But how much?
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Female Entrepreneurs are Key to Economic Growth

11/24/14
Women are largely seen as an untapped resource when it comes to driving economic growth, not just in countries where the basic rights of women are a struggle, but in the United States as well. A new study released by the Kauffman Foundation suggests that accelerating female entrepreneurship could have the same positive effect on the U.S. economy that the large-scale entry of women into the labor force had during the 20th century.
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