Jobs at Risk: The Opioid Crisis and Employment

Thursday, July 11, 2019 

North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein discusses the economic challenges and implications of the opioid crisis, including the epidemic’s contribution to the state’s rural-urban divide.

Institute Insights: How to Nip and Tuck Costs

Tuesday, July 9, 2019 

Can simply upgrading a hospital’s accounting systems cut costs? A recent paper, which examined a healthcare IT database for a span of 24 years, argues so.

NCGrowth Burlington Immersive: A New Chapter of Prosperity

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 

For NCGrowth, immersive trips are a primary way to build relationships with businesses and communities, to identify issues and explore solutions jointly through dialogue and collaboration.

Institute Insights: Artificial Intelligence Alter Egos: Who Benefits from Robo-Investing?

Monday, June 24, 2019 

Artificial intelligence enhancements are increasingly shaping our financial decision-making. But with what result?

Institute Insights: Immigrant Entrepreneurship: An American Success Story

Tuesday, June 18, 2019 

A growing body of rigorous academic literature empirically demonstrates that high-skilled immigrants provide a range of long-lasting and material benefits to the U.S. economy through entrepreneurship and innovation.

Kenan Institute and the Center for Sustainable Enterprise Host 11th Annual ARCS Conference

Tuesday, June 11, 2019 

On June 5-7, more than 80 of the world’s leading business school researchers, policymakers and practitioners of corporate sustainability convened at the Kenan Center for the 11th annual conference for the Alliance for Research on Corporate Responsibility (ARCS). The event attracted attendees from North and South America, Asia and Europe, from management, law, public policy, operations and economics.

Institute Insights: Go Solo, or Find Co-founders?

Monday, June 10, 2019 

Many people dream of starting their own business. But before they can make their dream a reality, one of the first and most important decisions they must make is whether to go it alone or partner with someone they may, or may not, already know. Which approach is better?

Center for Sustainable Enterprise Celebrates 20 years

Friday, June 7, 2019 

The center unveiled a video retrospect of its 20-year history of helping empower business leaders to mutually advance shareholder value, environmental stewardship and economic development and growth.