Stories by Steffan Heuer

The Bean Counters Strike Back

Like many startups, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's New Economy Value Research Lab so far exists only in the minds of its faculty and as a wisp of a Web site. Its 3,000-square-foot home in MIT's Sloan School of Management building will open for business this fall.

Invasion of the Europreneurs

Most European entrepreneurs follow a well-beaten path in the United States. They take their ideas to Silicon Valley, gather a team of engineers and MBAs, and set up shop amid the faceless maze of office parks. They play it safe.