Articles by Craig R. Everett, PhD
Craig R. Everett, PhD, is Associate Director of the Pepperdine Private Capital Markets Project and an assistant professor of finance at the Graziadio School of Business and Management at Pepperdine University. He is an outspoken advocate of financial education for all ages and is author of the children’s financial literacy thriller Toby Gold and the Secret Fortune. His research and teaching expertise includes entrepreneurial finance and behavioral finance. He has been quoted in several newspapers and magazines, including the Wall Street Journal, and the Washington Post.
The article sets out a strategic plan businesses may follow in order to increase their success rate in receiving external capital to fund their operations.
Near-term prospects for robust economic growth are restricted. The implied policy recommendation is to enhance loan guarantee programs for private firms with revenues of less than $5M.