The Good and the Bad of Stanford’s Massively Successful Startup Scene

Mar 11, 2019 · 7 min read
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Stanford University in Palo Alto, California Photo: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

By Sophie Alexander and Reade Pickert

The chances that your startup will become a billion-dollar company are almost zero. But if you do somehow manage to create a unicorn, the odds are better than 1-in-10 that you or your co-founder attended one school: Stanford.

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