Publications, Webinars and Podcasts
Scientific Sense ® with Gill Eapen: Prof. Jeanne Milliken Bonds
This podcast of Scientific Sense ® with Gill Eapen features: Prof. Jeanne Milliken Bonds, Professor of the Practice, Impact Investment, and Sustainable Finance at the Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on Whole Community Health, Pilot project by Kenan Charitable Trust in two North Carolina counties – Six interconnected pillars of opportunity: Economic stability, Education, Healthy food, High-quality healthcare, Social integration, and safe physical environment.
Scientific Sense ® is a daily podcast focused on Science and Economics. We talk with the world’s leading academics about their research and emerging ideas in a variety of domains. The conversation is unstructured and unscripted. The host, Gill Eapen, has over 30 years of experience in various areas in Economics, Science, Technology, and Business. Decision Options ®, the firm he founded in 2001, is a leader in AI applications for decision making. Mr. Eapen is the author of two textbooks and a paperback.
North Carolina after the Pandemic: A Model for Creating a Successful Business Ecosystem for All
As a magnet for both population and employment growth, North Carolina has a propitious opportunity to create an inclusive and equitable entrepreneurial and small business ecosystem to support the state’s newfound prosperity. Leveraging qualitative insights from key informant interviews with government officials, community leaders, and minority entrepreneurs in one of the state’s hot spots for growth, we outline the major parameters of a place-based approach to creating an inclusive entrepreneurship and small business ecosystem that generates shared prosperity, eliminating in the process longstanding inequities in community economic development in the state.
Virginia’s Shifting Demographics and the Future Competitiveness of the Commonwealth
A Whole Community Health approach to Virginia’s rapid population growth over the past three decades and demographic challenges.
Analysis: South’s Population Growth Can Lead to Prosperity if Local Governments Support Entrepreneurs
WCH In the NewsAnalysis: South's Population Growth Can Lead to Prosperity if Local Governments Support Entrepreneurs Original article courtesy of Daily Yonder.by James H. Johnson, Jr., Jeanne Milliken Bonds and Wendell M. Davis November 30, 2022 ...