Kate Archer Kent
Nov 11, 2013 After two decades of bloodshed, the Democratic Republic of Congo and the main rebel group in the country are expected to sign a peace deal today. Could this be the development needed to put this country, rich in natural resources, on a path toward economic stability?
Nov 4, 2013 American companies are trying to figure out how to make money in Africa.
Oct 31, 2013 Nigeria could soon pass South Africa to become Africa’s biggest economy, but only because it’s changing how it calculates its GDP.
Oct 28, 2013 Rwanda is laying the groundwork to one day become a competitor to Silicon Valley.
Oct 21, 2013 The founder of Square is starting an apprenticeship program in St. Louis for budding programmers. They'll work at 100 local companies, including Monsanto and Enterprise Rent-A-Car.
Sep 30, 2013 Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian makes companies on the Internet, and wants you to do it, too. His new book "Without Their Permission" explains why.
Aug 12, 2013 Author Chris Schroeder says there's another revolution that's quietly emerging that deserves attention: growing entrepreneurship.
Jul 19, 2013 This is ‘no tech bubble’ says the head of the National Venture Capital Association. Even as the economy has improved, venture has not rebounded much.
Jul 10, 2013 Some fear the closures could hurt immigrants -- Somali expatriates in particular -- who rely on the transfer services to send funds back home.