America’s Worsening Wealth Gap

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 

As the middle class shrinks and consumer debt, education and healthcare costs increase, a national conversation has focused on the wealth gap within America and the realities of the American Dream.

Institute Insights: A Requiem for Experts

Monday, November 4, 2019 

In honor of University Research Week, Kenan Institute Director of Research Christian Lundblad discusses the importance of research from the perspective of Kenan-Flagler faculty, and how the school's international reputation is inextricably tied to the quality, relevance and creativity of its collective research agenda.

Institute Insights: Task Selection and Workload in the ER

Monday, October 28, 2019 

The paper explores how the workload of emergency room physicians affects which non-urgent patients they choose to prioritize out of a full waiting room, and what the consequences of those decisions might be for both the doctor and patient.

Andreessen Horowitz Managing Partner Scott Kupor Talks Venture Capital

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 

Kupor discussed his successful career and the rise of Andreessen Horowitz on Monday, Oct. 21 at the Kenan Center in Chapel Hill, as part of the Dean’s Speaker Series hosted by the Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise. The fireside chat with Kupor was led by Greg Brown, executive director of the Kenan Institute.

AI Innovations Forum: Insights into the Future

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 

As AI and related technologies – such as machine learning, deep learning, natural language processing and computer vision – rapidly evolve, it's necessary to examine their limitations and ethical complexities.

Wrap-Up: Commercial Real Estate Data Alliance (CREDA) 2019 Real Estate Research Symposium

Thursday, October 17, 2019 

Real Estate investments continue to rise in importance in the alternative asset space. But much is still to be learned about their value and performance.

Institute Insights: Funding Innovation: Exploring Philanthropy in the Sciences

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 

When the federal government, state governments, industry, foundations and nonprofit organizations support scientific research, they do so with the goal of uncovering innovations and advancing science. But what about private donors?

Dean’s Speaker David Taylor: Lessons from a Lifetime of Learning

Thursday, October 10, 2019 

Taylor, who took on P&G’s top leadership role in 2015, shared his vision for transforming the venerable personal products giant into a leaner and more responsive company.