MOU with Max Planck Institute of Economics
Posted: September 6, 2006 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am
On Tuesday, a memorandum of understanding between the Entrepreneurship, Growth and Public Policy Group at the Max Planck Institute of Economics and Mason’s School of Public Policy (SPP) was signed. The institute is part of the Max Planck Society for the Advancement of Science, Germany’s largest research organization. The partnership provides opportunities for student and faculty international exchange programs, an annual summer institute and conference, and publications focusing on small business economics and entrepreneurship. Above, from left, David Audretsch, director of the Entrepreneurship, Growth and Public Policy Group; Alan Merten, Mason president; Zoltan Acs, SPP professor and director of the Center for Entrepreneurship and Public Policy; Kingsley Haynes, SPP dean; Peter Stearns, Mason provost; and Roger Stough, SPP professor and director of the Mason Enterprise Center.
Photo by Evan Cantwell