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2011 State of Entrepreneurship Address

12 Pages Posted: 8 Feb 2011  

Carl J Schramm

Syracuse University

Date Written: February 8, 2011


In the second annual "State of Entrepreneurship" address, presented on February 8, 2011, Kauffman Foundation President and CEO Carl Schramm presented policy recommendations to promote entrepreneurship and accelerate economic growth without adding to the deficit. In the address, titled "The Rules for Growth," Schramm cited data illustrating that the majority of all job creation in the United States is driven by young firms and emphasized how changes to specific laws and regulations could enable startups to grow more rapidly.

Keywords: entrepreneurship, rules, growth, policy, patent, immigration, startup, economic, regulation

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Schramm, Carl J, 2011 State of Entrepreneurship Address (February 8, 2011). Available at SSRN: or

Carl J Schramm (Contact Author)

Syracuse University ( email )

900 S. Crouse Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2130
United States

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