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This second event in the Big Ideas for Job Creation series will highlight three strategies that have each demonstrated the potential to expand employment opportunities for individuals and communities...
Tags: Economics Opportunities Program, Microenterprise, FIELD
This second event in the Big Ideas for Job Creation series will highlight three strategies that have each demonstrated the potential to expand employment opportunities for individuals and communities...
Tags: FIELD, Economic Opportunities Program, Microenterprise, job creation
Microenterprises, though small, can be a powerful force for creating jobs. On November 25, the Economic Opportunities Program and FIELD hosted the authors of three "Big Ideas for Jobs" papers, which...
Tags: Economics Opportunities Program, Microenterprise, FIELD
Microenterprises, though small, can be a powerful force for creating jobs. Hear from the authors of three "Big Ideas for Jobs" papers who will illustrate the role of microenterprise in creating jobs...
Tags: FIELD, Economic Opportunities Program, Microenterprise, job creation
Joyce Klein is the Director of the Aspen Institute microenterprise Fund for Innovation, Effectiveness, Learning and Dissemination (FIELD).We've all heard, and seen the data, that small...
Tags: Microenterprise, job creation, FIELD
As the Presidential campaign goes down to the wire, the debate on jobs and the economy continues to intensify. One thing both campaigns agree on is the role of small business as a key engine of new...
Tags: Election 2012, FIELD, Microenterprise
Contact: Elaine EdgcombDirector, FIELDThe Aspen Institute732-452-0143elaine.edgcomb@aspeninstitute.org Washington, DC, May 4, 2011 –– The Aspen Institute and the Association for Enterprise...
Tags: Entrepreneurship, Microenterprise, FIELD, Scale Academy for Microenterprise Development, ACCION Chicago, Four Bands Community Fund, The Intersect Fund, Mercy Corps Northwest, MicroMentor
What is Impact Investing? Impact investing is profit-seeking investment for social and environmental good. Impact investors want to move beyond “socially responsible investment,” which focuses...
Tags: Philanthropy, Microenterprise, Microlending, sonal shah, jane wales
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Elaine Edgcomb Director of FIELD The Aspen Institute 732-452-0143 Joyce Keane Community Affairs Manager Rabobank, N.A. 916-797-384 RABOBANK CHALLENGE GRANT TO...
Tags: Economics, Microenterprise

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