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Microsoft, Uber Were Founded During Recession. So is Pandemic a Good Time to Start a Business?

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In an interview, Adeo Ressi, co-founder and CEO of Founder Institute, explains why the pandemic may be the best time for startups.

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Microsoft, Uber Were Founded During Recession. So is Pandemic a Good Time to Start a Business?

Microsoft, Uber Were Founded During Recession. So is Pandemic a Good Time to Start a Business?

In an interview, Adeo Ressi, co-founder and CEO of Founder Institute, explains why the pandemic may be the best time for startups.

Why a Recession is a Great Time to Launch a Startup

Why a Recession is a Great Time to Launch a Startup

Many founders worry that a global recession will come after the economic slowdown the coronavirus has caused. But entrepreneurs shouldn’t worry about a potentia

The NYU professor who predicted Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods says the best time to start a business is during the depths of a recession

The NYU professor who predicted Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods says the best time to start a business is during the depths of a recession

Scott Galloway thinks a recession is an ideal time to launch your startup because resources are cheaper and it's easier to attract talent.

Major Asia-Pacific economies face recession, future uncertainty on COVID-19 fallout

Major Asia-Pacific economies face recession, future uncertainty on COVID-19 fallout

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Why the Global Recession Could Last a Long Time

Why the Global Recession Could Last a Long Time

Fears are growing that the worldwide economic downturn could be especially deep and lengthy, with recovery limited by continued anxiety.

Egyptian accelerator offers startups $63k in funding to help them survive COVID-19 crisis

Egyptian accelerator offers startups $63k in funding to help them survive COVID-19 crisis

Egypt-based accelerator programme Falak Startups is offering up to EGP1 million (US$63,000) in direct investment, support and perks for startups to help them survive the COVID-19 crisis.

Germany in recession as coronavirus blights eurozone economies

Germany in recession as coronavirus blights eurozone economies

France and Italy also slide into recession as lockdown measures cut consumer spending and investment

Africa’s Youth Employment During a COVID-19 Recession: We Must Innovate to Achieve a Job-Rich Recovery

Africa’s Youth Employment During a COVID-19 Recession: We Must Innovate to Achieve a Job-Rich Recovery

As COVID-19 ravages the global economy, how can we protect existing jobs and quickly produce new ones – especially in markets with high youth unemployment?

Isaac Gilinski Defines the Positive and Negative Changes Associated with a Recession

Isaac Gilinski Defines the Positive and Negative Changes Associated with a Recession

The global markets may be moving toward a recession as of 2019. Recessions are uniquely damaging to the world financial landscape, with ripple effects that

Global economy already in recession on coronavirus devastation: Reuters poll

Global economy already in recession on coronavirus devastation: Reuters poll

The global economy is already in a recession as the hit to economic activity fro...

Egypt’s GDP expected to grow by 2.5 percent in FY2019/20, 3 percent in FY2020/21: EBRD

Egypt’s GDP expected to grow by 2.5 percent in FY2019/20, 3 percent in FY2020/21: EBRD

Egypt’s GDP is expected to grow by 2.5 percent in the current FY2019/2020 and by 3 percent in FY2020/2021, on the back of the weak outlook in the tourism sector, disruptions in global value ...

Why a slump in US economy may not be bad news for Indian IT firms

Why a slump in US economy may not be bad news for Indian IT firms

Indian firms were among the biggest beneficiaries in the last two recessions as US companies outsourced work offshore for costs, forcing their global ..

Most CFOs see a U.S. recession coming by 2020

Most CFOs see a U.S. recession coming by 2020

"All of the ingredients are in place," including tens of thousands of workers losing their jobs in recent weeks

Parts of America may already be facing recession

Parts of America may already be facing recession

Slowdowns in housing construction and manufacturing are ominous

Why it might not be such a crazy idea to start a company right now

Why it might not be such a crazy idea to start a company right now

Now might be the best time to start thinking about setting up a new venture, according to entrepreneurs and venture investors.

The global coronavirus recession is beginning

The global coronavirus recession is beginning

As restaurants, shops, airlines and factories shut down around the world, from New York to Paris and Madrid, economists are warning that a global recession is no longer a looming threat. ...

Economic Outlook Update: ILU Trajectories

Economic Outlook Update: ILU Trajectories

Global growth could follow a U-shaped path over the next few quarters, though substantial uncertainty remains as policymakers grapple with the impact of the coronavirus.

A US recession began in February in the face of coronavirus

A US recession began in February in the face of coronavirus

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy entered a recession in February as the coronavirus struck the nation, a group of economists declared Monday, ending the longest expansion on record....