Barton Heyman

October 6, 2017

Article Update: Entrepreneurs Need More than Funding. They Need a Community.

With the exception of my Uncle Steve, I was well into my 20s before I ever knew an entrepreneur personally. And Uncle Steve’s litany of troubles […]
October 5, 2017

Africa Update: South Africa’s Wits University drops KPMG as auditor

One of South Africa’s leading seats of learning, the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), is dropping KPMG as its auditor after a scandal about the firm’s […]
October 5, 2017

World Update: India’s economy in ‘downward spiral.’ What did Modi get wrong?

India’s economy, once hailed as a global bright spot, is down in the dumps. Growth in the South Asian nation fell during the first six months […]
October 5, 2017

Africa Update: Trump’s Africa policy is still incoherent, but key signals are emerging

Africa’s leaders, along with everyone else interested in US-Africa relations, have waited eight months for US President Donald Trump’s administration to explain its Africa policy. We […]