venture capital

Articles in the INNO-Grips Newsletter No. 2

Two articles and an interview, written by Olivér Kovács, appeared in the second issue of INNO-Grips Newsletter. The Newsletter contains an insightful summary on the major findings of INNO-Grips Policy Brief No. 1 on „Innovation Policy and the Business Cycle: Innovation Policy’s Role in Addressing Economic Downturn„. This issue gives opportunities for the readers not only to have better look onto the major patterns of
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Fostering Venture Capital in the Context of Economic Crisis

Kovács, O. (2011): Fostering Venture Capital in the Context of Economic Crisis.  News of the Month, ICEG European Center, December 2010-January 2011 pp. 4-7. Our starting point in this article is the well-documented fact that venture capitalists’ (VCs) behaviour has become predominantly more risk averse owing to the recent crisis. This is completely in accordance with the experience during the internet bubble in the
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