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BY Scott ShaneThe liberal activist recently proposed using multinationals' overseas cash to fund U.S. small businesses.
BY Scott ShaneSmall-business owners' optimism often hinders their retirement planning. Behavioral economics has some ideas about what it would take to get you to plan for your golden years.
BY Scott ShaneDespite the headlines about rising consumer confidence, the U.S. economy isn't looking up. Business owners' pessimism remains a drag on the recovery.
BY Scott ShaneMost Americans don't like the 'market solution' to the problem of escalating health-insurance costs. The best option for employers and employees alike is to push for government policies that lower the cost of care.
BY Scott ShaneTargeted minority-lending programs have had only limited success in encouraging new-business creation among minorities. Could crowd-funding help close the startup gap?
BY Scott ShaneThink concerns over the coming federal spending cuts and tax increases are overblown? Think again. Here's why.
BY Scott ShaneThe SBA reports that it has tried to increase the share of federal dollars going to small businesses by implementing new contracting provisions. Unfortunately, it doesn't appear to be working.
BY Scott ShaneInterest is high in supporting youth entrepreneurship and often seen as a way to help create jobs and turn the economy. But a closer look at the issues shows that these notions may be little more than wishful thinking.
BY Scott ShaneTo spur job creation, Congress is voting soon on a moratorium on regulation. Columnist Scott Shane says it's not the answer to our business problems.
BY Scott ShaneWhy success in the private sector doesn't necessarily translate into an effective leadership.
BY Scott ShaneSmall-business owners overwhelmingly favor Mitt Romney over Barack Obama in the 2012 presidential election. Here are seven reasons why.
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