Economic Downturn http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/economic-downturn The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Economic Downturn en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 09 Jun 2014 22:00:00 GMT The Top 10 Small Business Bets, Post-Recession and Next Recession Industries that perform well in the midst of economic uncertainty do just fine in good times, too. Mon, 09 Jun 2014 22:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233491 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233491 David Nilssen Is Romney Right About Startup Rates Dropping? (Opinion) Republican presidential candidate and former Mass. Gov. Mitt Romney set fact-checkers scrambling during this week's debate when he stated that new business startups were at 30-year lows. Fri, 05 Oct 2012 08:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224593 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224593 Scott Shane Small-Business Owners Still Waiting for a Rebound (Opinion) Business owners have been hit harder than others in the Great Recession, largely due to their greater share of home-equity debt. Here's what's needed for a small-business recovery. Mon, 23 Jul 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224052 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224052 Scott Shane The Home-Equity Credit Crunch (Opinion) How home price declines have contributed to tight credit for small businesses. Tue, 03 Jan 2012 07:02:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222410 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222410 Scott Shane Will the Economy Make You a Franchise Owner? The current economic climate has led some folks to explore investing in franchise businesses, and significant numbers of them are willing to dip into personal or retirement savings to make the move. Thu, 08 Dec 2011 11:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/222409 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/222409 Dinah Wisenberg Brin Successfully Navigating the Downturn Economic and Competitive Survival Strategies Fri, 02 Dec 2011 13:07:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/product/222986 http://www.entrepreneur.com/product/222986 Donald Todrin Entrepreneurs: Are You a Mover -- Or a Head-Shaker? The downturn has created two classes of business owners, according to a recent survey. Here's what the movers do that the head-shakers don't. Wed, 02 Nov 2011 08:12:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/220644 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/220644 Carol Tice A 10-Step Double-Dip Survival Guide for Entrepreneurs What can you do to get ready for another downturn? Here are 10 ideas for how to position your business for success despite tough times. Mon, 29 Aug 2011 06:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/220205 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/220205 Carol Tice Entrepreneurs Ask: Will the Downturn Ever End? This week's stock-market crash(es) and downgrading of America's credit rating leave business owners asking: Is this the new normal? Wed, 10 Aug 2011 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/220145 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/220145 Carol Tice