Center for Excellence in Entrepreneurship and Development, is a policy research and public advocacy center at the Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics. It provides research, for policy reforms and public advocacy to improve the ecosystem enabling entrepreneurs. It aims to serve as an inclusive forum involving academia, policy makers, markets and industry to conduct research and training activities in entrepreneurship.
deAsra Centre of Excellence in Nano entrepreneurship is established within CEED. The deAsra Center is specifically focused on strengthening the nano entrepreneurship ecosystem. It aims to conduct research, curate information, and partner with the nano entrepreneurship enablers.
The combined objectives of CEED and the deAsra Centre of Excellence in Nano Entrepreneurship are
research to identify key factors that enable the growth of entrepreneurship in India, including
the research solutions for formalizing and scaling of nano enterprises in India.
the public about challenges and find solutions to foster inclusive entrepreneurship and
democratise insight, through informative media, podcasts, workshops, and social media.
in the process of public policy making by designing solutions to bring about reforms to
remove obstacles and stimulate growth of entrepreneurship.
a supportive ecosystem for nurturing the spirit of entrepreneurship to strengthen livelihood creation for inclusive economic growth.
Today, a lot of attention is paid to the development of small businesses worldwide. Even though international financial institutions and commercial banks support small and medium-sized enterprises, small and medium-sized businesses face more financial hurdles…
CEED in the News
The Centre for Excellence in Entrepreneurship and Development will primarily undertake research, policy analysis and recommendations for the growth of entrepreneurship. Pune-based Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics (GIPE) has established a new centre for research on entrepreneurship. The Centre for Excellence in Entrepreneurship and Development (CEED) is a joint venture between GIPE, Persistent Systems…
Faculty seminar by Ms. Rashmi Bansal on “Challenges faced by Micro entrepreneurs in Today’s Environment”
Read more: https://www.loksatta.com/pune/gokhale-institute-center-for-excellence-in-entrepreneurship-and-development-zws-70-3061078/
deAsra Centre of Excellence in Nano entrepreneurship has been established with the MoU signed between Mr. Anand Deshpande, Founder and Chairman of Persistent Systems and founder of deAsra Foundation and Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics. This memorable event organized under the historic Banyan tree at Gokhale Institute marked the beginning of a promising academic…
India's MSME universe in numbers
Micro, small and medium enterprises contribute 30% to India’s GDP. A few numbers that set the context for the importance of MSMEs in India
Sources: National Statistical Office, Ministry of MSMEs, CRISIL, PayPal
Call for Research collaborations
CEED encourages individual researchers, academic institutions, NGOs, and think-tanks to collaborate for the following activities:
1. Studies on domestic and international policies related to entrepreneurship
2. Monitoring and evaluation of government interventions and schemes
3. Knowledge sharing through podcasts and short films
4. Joint workshops, seminars, and conferences