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e2 In-Depth: Marginalized Rural Americans

This e2 in-depth features Don Macke and Kimberlee Spillers on Marginalized Rural Americans, Economic Development Implications. The feature covers some causes and effects of marginalization and provides a recommended reading list for additional information.

e2 In-Depth: Energizing Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Building in Keene, New Hampshire

This e2 in-depth features Don Macke and Mary Ann Kristiansen, a social and business entrepreneur, who calls the New England community of Keene, New Hampshire home. She and her partners have grown some remarkable entrepreneurship initiatives including the Hannah Grimes Center for Entrepreneurship, Hannah Grimes Marketplace, and annual Radically Rural summit.

e2 In-Depth: Retiree-Led Development

This e2 in-depth features Don Macke and Kimberlee Spillers exploring how America’s waves of retirees offer huge development opportunities for regions and communities prepared to compete for their hometown as locations of choice.

e2 In-Depth: Foundational Infrastructure for Entrepreneurial Communities

This e2 in-depth features Don Macke interviewing Maria Meyers and Kate Hodel, SourceLink founders and authors of the book, Beyond Collisions: How to Build Your Entrepreneurial Infrastructure.

e2 In-Depth: Community Capacity Building

This e2 in-depth explores the idea that, unless you have sufficient capacity, undertaking economic development is not going to be enough to empower your community’s prosperity

e2 In-Depth: Urban America is Filling Up

This e2 in-depth explores what opportunities are available for rural America as urban America fills up.

e2 In-Depth: Community Leadership

This e2 in-depth explores how community leadership plays an integral part in rural community development success.

e2 In-Depth: Lessons from Central Appalachia

This e2 in-depth explores the work of fostering entrepreneur-led development and entrepreneurial ecosystem building in Central Appalachia, which is foundational to creating pathways to community prosperity.

e2 In-Depth: Mega Trends and Rural America

This e2 article explores the top 10 trends in 2021 influencing the future of rural America.

e2 In-Depth: 2020 Anthology of e2 Work

In this e2 article, we take a look back on e2's white papers through the year.