A (small) team sport

On May 16 I moderated a panel for the Purdue Research Foundation’s Office of Technology Commercialization’s annual Purdue Technology Showcase. The panel consisted of a venture capitalist, two industry executives, and a college dean. The questions for the panel centered around them sharing their experiences working with innovators. The answers to one of the earlier Read more about A (small) team sport[…]

Principles of Capital Allocation

by Daryl B. Starr What is “capital allocation?” Why is understanding the first principles of this discipline important? Allow me to pontificate. Investment is a choice to bear uncertainty with an intention to realize a profit. The actions that proceed from this choice are allocation. Allocation is defined as resource assignment for a given purpose. Read more about Principles of Capital Allocation[…]