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Entrepreneurial climate and prospective growth – Europe vs US

On 1 June Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum launches the report The Entrepreneurial Code – Entrepreneurial climate and prospective growth in Europe and US at house of Sweden in Washington DC. The report  examines the similarities and differences between Europe and the US in terms of level of entrepreneurial activity and ambition of entrepreneurs in terms of growth, internalization and innovation as well as the attitudes towards entrepreneurship. Views from leading scholars in the field of entrepreneurship policy research will be mixed with practitioners’ views on the daily life of being an entrepreneur and comments by policy makers.

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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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Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research 2015

On 20 May, Professor Emeritus Sidney G. Winter will receive the 2015 Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research during a ceremony at the Grand Hôtel in Stockholm. The ceremony will be followed by a prize lecture and a reception with refreshments.

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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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Business Dynamics in China – From State Owned giants to the private sector

On Thursday May 7, Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum is organizing a half-day seminar on business dynamics in China. Sheng Hong and Feng Xingyuan from the independent Chinese Research Unirule Institue of Economics will present their research on state-owned enterprises in China and Christer Ljungwall from Growth Analysis will present new research on China’s private business sector.

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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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Highly educated three times as productive

Swedish Economic Forum Report 2014 – A functioning labor market – key to innovation and knowledge-driven growth – shows that there is a significant need for a labor market reforms in Sweden. According to research, mobility has a clear positive impact on business innovation. The explanations are a better match but also that mobility contributes to […]

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Social Impact Investment – financing future challenges

On Friday December 12, Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum and the Forum for Social Innovation Sweden arranged a lunch seminar on new forms of financing social innovation. The audience listened to presentations and discussions on Social Impact Investment – investments for a better and more sustainable society. Read more >

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