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Swedish Schumpeter Lecture 2015: Mirjam Van Praag

Save the date, wednesday September 16! The 2015 Swedish Schumpeter Lecture will be held by Mirjam Van Praag, Maersk Mc-Kinney Møller Professor of Entrepreneurship at Copenhagen Business School, Department of Innovation and Organizational Economics.

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Entrepreneurial climate and prospective growth

How can policymakers facilitate and foster entrepreneurship? And how can women entrepreneurship improve? That was questions discussed when Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum launched a new report, The Entrepreneurial Code – Entrepreneurial climate and prospective growth in Europe and US, at the House of Sweden on June 1 2015.

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U.S. Twice as Entrepreneurial as Europe

The U.S. entrepreneurial level, 13.8 percent, is about twice that of the EU-countries. And China is basically on par with the U.S. according to the new report “The entrepreneurial code – A Comparative Study of Entrepreneurial Dynamics in China, Europe and the U.S.” from Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum. The report is based on data from the […]

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Swedish Philanthropy Summit 2015

Philanthropy as an important factor for entrepreneurship, diversity and change in both the Swedish and the international economy was dicussed by prominent researchers as well as philanthropists, politicians and practitioners at the Swedish Philanthropy Summit 2015.

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Research on Evolutionary Economics Rewarded

The 2015 Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research is awarded to Professor Sidney Winter, Deloitte and Touche Professor Emeritus of Management at Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. Global Award is the leading international award in entrepreneurship research with a prize amount of 100 000 Euros. Professor Winter is awarded for his profound understanding of dynamic competition, […]

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Global Entrepreneurship Report: Sweden second in business opportunities

Entrepreneurs in EU countries are most internationalized but less optimistic than others in terms of entrepreneurial opportunities. Sweden is, however, in second place in terms of how entrepreneurs perceive business opportunities. In addition, Sweden is the sixth most globalized country in the EU, 27 percent of the entrepreneurs have at least 25 percent of their customers […]

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