The notion of a “two-speed world” is coming closer to fruition, judging from data released in the United States and Continental Europe. In the US, employment levels have surpassed the peak of the prior expansion.
As wealthy donors become more globally mobile, does this spell the end for the “charity starts at home” mentality and the beginning of “causes before borders”? And what does this mean for charities and donors alike?
The global economy seems to be fragmenting. While the US continues to look anything but stagnant, incoming data suggest that growth in the rest of the world economy, Europe in particular, is much more pedestrian relative to expectations.
It was a pleasure to return to Cambridge earlier this month for the latest entrepreneur events in our annual calendar. Fresh from the London Demo Day of the impressive businesses taking part in the Barclays Accelerator programme [...]