Oct 26, 2012 The Windy City tries to lure tech entrepreneurs to create a new startup ecosystem.
Oct 25, 2012 Not everything in the economy hinges on who wins in November. Whether it's President Obama or President Romney -- we're predicting three things are certain by 2016.
Oct 8, 2012 Social enterprises increasingly use morality and fair trading claims to attract investors rather than customers. Runa Tea is one.
Sep 27, 2012 The spread of modern grocery chains could lift millions of African farmers out of poverty -- or ruin them.
Sep 14, 2012 One football fan in Ann Arbor, Michigan finds a way to pay for his renovation with upscale tailgating.
Aug 21, 2012 The country's leader since 1991 has died at the age of 57. Meles faced criticism for civil and human rights abuses in recent years, but he also got credit for a remarkable run of economic growth.
Aug 21, 2012 Some 70,000 refugees have fled the fighting in Syria and crossed over into Turkey. Even in the refugee camps, some are showing entrepreneurial flair.
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Aug 17, 2012 A fisherman's son escapes Vietnam to New Orleans, only have to have to escape again.
Aug 17, 2012 As Baby Boomers age, younger generations are fearing the day they'll be shouldering the burden to pay for Boomers' Social Security benefits. But one senior says Baby Boomers will help boost the economy, not drain it.