The 2018 Dale P. Jones Business Ethics Forum: Week One Panel Events
Baylor University’s Hankamer School of Business will host the 2018 Dale P. Jones Business Ethics Forum from Wednesday, Oct. 24 to Friday, Nov. 16. This year’s theme is “The Ethics of Artificial Intelligence” and the forum will kick off the first week with two panel events and an MBA Ethics Luncheon.
Applications Now Open for 8th Annual Baylor New Venture Competition
Applications are now available for teams interested in participating in the 8th annual New Venture Competition, a two-day entrepreneurial business plan and elevator pitch competition hosted by Baylor University’s John F. Baugh Center for Entrepreneurship and Free Enterprise.
Entrepreneurship Professor Matthew Wood Awarded AME Best Paper
Matthew Wood's award-winning paper, “A Temporal View of Entrepreneurial Opportunities,” is a conceptual paper focusing on the role of time in the entrepreneurial action process.
Study on Chief Diversity Officers and Faculty Hiring
Inside Higher Ed: Professor of Entrepreneurship Steven Bradley, professor of Finance James Garven and professors of Economics Wilson Law and James West are co-authors of a new working paper published on "The Impact of Chief Diversity Officers on Diverse Faculty Hiring."
How Having Unemployed Parents Affects Children’s Future Well-Being
Brookings Institution: The focus of this piece is new research by professor of Entrepreneurship Boris Nikolaev who found that parental unemployment during childhood affects children's psychological well-being in their later years.
Entrepreneurship Professor Receives Outstanding Faculty Award
Peter Klein is one of eleven Outstanding Faculty Award winners for the 2017-2018 academic year, and he is recognized for his accomplishments in the area of scholarship. “I see the entrepreneur as a creator, a builder, an initiator, someone who risks her capital, her knowledge, and her reputation to pursue a business idea,” said Klein.
Spiritual Capital Indicates Business Success in Developing Countries
Mitch Neubert, professor of Management, and Steve Bradley, professor of Entrepreneurship, found that faith maturity predicted innovation and success of entrepreneurs in developing countries.
The (Empirical) Science Isn't Settled
Mises Institute: This article by professor of Entrepreneurship Peter Klein discusses the debates around empirical evidence and economic theory.
Baylor Alumnus Blends Up Recipe for Success
“Believe me, it was a risk,” Jeff Richards says. “I decided to go through one last year with my bank, and then I just took the step out."
The Tools of Trade: Exploring the Connections Between Entrepreneurship and the Maker Movement
Innovative Business at Baylor: Russ Browder, current doctoral student in Entrepreneurship, found that barriers to entry for many entrepreneurs, due to access to training and hardware, have eroded.