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Entrepreneurship Hits Record Numbers In The U.S.

Posted on September 2, 2015

A new report from the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM), sponsored by Babson College and Baruch College, finds that 27 million working-age Americans--nearly 14 percent--are starting or running new businesses. That's a record high for this study, now in its 16th year. And it's an impressive showing for a developed economy, where finding work with an employer is easier and capturing market share harder than in less-developed nations.

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