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The Ed Snider Center

The Ed Snider Center for Enterprise and Markets is an interdisciplinary center for research and education that is part of the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland. We believe that the future of innovation depends largely on making sure that the next generation is well prepared to work in a rapidly changing, technology-driven future. To do this, students need to learn to be creative, critical thinkers who celebrate productivity and accomplishment. They need to learn about honesty and integrity and they also need historical and philosophical perspectives to help them understand the role of enterprise and markets in the creation and distribution of new ideas.

The Center works to achieve these goals by creating high-quality curricula for leaners of all ages. The Enterprise though Literature Program was founded in 2015 as an intensive curricula-building workshop. With generous support from The Ed Snider Foundation, the Objectivist Venture Fund and the Ayn Rand Institute, the Ed Snider Center developed Fostering the Entrepreneurial Spirit , the first of several online courses focusing on training teachers in foundational economic, historic, and philosophical principles. To learn more about the Center visit our University of Maryland web site.

 

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An interesting thread on teaching methods 👇. This fall @brentdg2 and I will teach our second iteration of "The Best Methods Course Ever, Really." It uses Monte Carlo methods throughout to analyze the "bad hombres" in causal inference and the "bigly methods" to resolve them. https://t.co/DXYHCoYGuG

In a new op-ed for @Forbes, @RajshreeAgarwa1 shares the dangers of envy within an organization. "Upward comparisons to people who seemingly have more...can generate hope and inspiration...Or they can generate envy and resentment..." #edsnidercenter
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"People need balance, but work-life is a false dichotomy. After all, work is part of life." @RajshreeAgarwa1
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.@SniderCenter’s Rajshree Agarwal warned of long-lasting and potentially devastating results for the American economy from divisive rhetoric about immigration: “The reality is, that if you don’t let people in for these jobs, the jobs are going to go elsewhere”: https://t.co/vKVbjEpMoA

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