Signing up for food stamps changed my view of poverty in America.
How Local and State Governments Can Best Support Entrepreneurship
By Endeavor Insight · On April 15, 2015 Public support of entrepreneurship seems to be all the rage in policy circles, and yet in 2011 only about 8 percent of American businesses were new, compared to 15 percent 1970. Inspired by this frustrating truth, the Kauffman Foundation has produced a report called ‘ Guidelines for Local and State Governments to Promote Entrepreneurship ‘ based on lessons…
Top 50 US Companies Stash a Trillion Dollars Offshore While Benefitting from Trillions in...
Ahead of Tax Day, report outlines corporate tax dodging and rigged tax rules
How important is it for the government to support the arts?
Very important., Important., Not very important., The government shouldn't support the arts., I don't know.
How Government Support Saved Me, Too
D. L. Mayfield (whose career I’ve followed ever since she and I were put together in a “cover package” at Christianity Today about alcohol) has a piece on what it was like to be on food stamps at Christianity Today: Two years ago when my second child was born, I wasn’t able to work, and while moving [Read More...]
Why Does the Government Support Animal Abuse?
The severe animal abuse in turkey farms and other confined animal feeding operations (CAFOs) is another reason why you should only buy from organic farms.
How the Government Supports Your Junk Food Habit
By ANAHAD O'CONNOR July 19, 2016 At a time when almost three-quarters of the country is overweight or obese, it comes as no surprise that junk foods are the largest source of calories in the American diet. Topping the list are grain-based desserts like cookies, doughnuts and granola bars. (Yes, granola bars are dessert.) That’s according to data from the federal government, which says that breads…
5 ways 5G can support government
With higher speeds and lower latency, 5G networks will transform how government operates.
Should Companies Be Blamed for the Policies of the Governments That Support Them?
The United States has never had a strong tradition of government support for the arts. But we take what we can get and, since its founding in 1965, American artists have gratefully accepted whatever the National Endowment for the Arts is willing and able to give. Though the NEA has at times been agg...
Why Do Intellectuals Support Government Solutions?
Sanchez examines the question, concluding that intellectuals support government intervention because it makes their work have greater importance.
How can governments and development partners support SMEs?
The Asian Development Bank's Asia SME Finance Monitor 2014 was launched early this month. We take a look at how governments and development partners can assist SMEs in the region.
How local governments can support startups
We'd suggest that this be required reading for every economic development employee and elected politician in the region.
Government Support is Essential for Sports Owners and Organizers
By Evan Weiner | Former National Basketball Association Commissioner David Stern once said that a successful sports franchise needed three things: Local government support, a large local TV deal an…
Governments should renew efforts to reform support to agriculture
This article is brought to you in association with OECD. Governments worldwide provide more than USD 500 billion in often ineffective and trade distorting support to farmers each year, and efforts …
How the U.S. Government Falters on Support for Innovation
If the U.S. economy is to regain its international competitiveness, especially vis-à-vis China, it will have to accelerate innovation, including in advanced-industry production.
How can government support the growth of tech clusters beyond the M25?
The government has declared its ambition for the UK to be the technology centre of Europe and for technology to bring prosperity to 'every corner of the coun...
Amid Government Shutdown, Here's What Companies Are Doing To Support Federal Employees
There's no end in sight for the government shutdown, now in its 20th day. Approximately 800,000 government employees, either furloughed or working without pay, are facing missed paychecks this week. Here's what a variety of companies are doing to support government workers affected by the shutdown.
Government Should Support Economic Security for Workers, Not Cause Financial Woes
Ontario Government Announces Support for Semi-Finalists in $20 Million Competition
Three Ontario teams advance at NRG COSIA Carbon XPRIZE competition TORONTO, April 7, 2017 /CNW/ - Today at POND...
Government will fight to support Apple, but Perrigo must battle alone
Cliff Taylor: Contrasting approaches to tax bills show the delicate balance Ireland must strike