Daily Archives: March 8, 2011

Tyler Marcus, Fuqua School of Business

Recently the idea of entrepreneurship as a panacea to the world’s economic ills has gained widespread popularity. But the underlying assumption – that entrepreneurship is a new concept in Africa, Latin America and south east Asia and that it refers to micro-enterprises with one employee – is based on a misconception. Read more

Edward Carpenter

Last week we put our normal timetable on the backburner and had a series of China-focused lectures. There was a range of topics on offer, from technical stuff like China GAAP and the valuation of Chinese stocks to more fiery stuff like “Will China catch the US?” and “Can China save the world?”. Read more