Are Startup Failure Rates as Bad as They Used to Be?

The chances of your business surviving past the five-year mark are somewhat better than they used to be, says one economics expert. According to research and commentary from Dr. Scott Shane, professor of economics and entrepreneurial studies at Case Western Reserve University (and long-time SBT contributor), startup failure rates have declined […]

In 2016, the health of mothers and babies shouldn’t depend on where they live

There is worrying evidence to suggest that the UK lags behind other countries in making progress on stillbirth and early infant mortality. Photograph: Ruslan Dashinsky/Getty Images Friday 20 May 2016 08.00 BST Last modified on Friday 20 May 2016 11.02 BST Share on Pinterest Share on LinkedIn Share on Google+ […]