Steve Forbes

AAA

DEFINITION of 'Steve Forbes'

Grandson of Bertie Charles Forbes, the founder of Forbes Magazine, Steve Forbes is the current editor-in-chief of Forbes Magazine. Steve Forbes attended PrincetonUniversity, where he founded Business Today and in 2009 was awarded an honorary doctorate in economics from StevensonUniversity. In addition to his significant contribution to the media industry, Forbes is a well-known political philanthropist.

INVESTOPEDIA EXPLAINS 'Steve Forbes'

Steve Forbes has participated in a rich political career. In 1996 and 2000 he was the Republican Candidate during the U.S. Presidential primaries. His major campaign policy was the establishment of a flat income tax.

RELATED TERMS
  1. Forbes

    Forbes is an American media and publishing company headed by ...
  2. Intrapreneur

    An inside entrepreneur, or an entrepreneur within a large firm, ...
  3. Economics

    A social science that studies how individuals, governments, firms ...
  4. Business

    1. An organization or enterprising entity engaged in commercial, ...
  5. Laissez Faire

    An economic theory from the 18th century that is strongly opposed ...
  6. Entrepreneur

    An individual who, rather than working as an employee, runs a ...
RELATED FAQS
  1. What was the millionaire boom?

    When Ronald Reagan took office in 1981, he brought in an agenda to try and clear the remnants of stagflation that plagued ... Read Full Answer >>
  2. If I retire in the Philippines, will I be able to work or start a small business?

    Foreign retirees entering the Philippines with plans to become permanent residents may start a business or work once they ... Read Full Answer >>
  3. What are some good resources to help entrepreneurs develop a business model?

    There are a number of resources available for entrepreneurs developing business models. Online resources provided by bloggers, ... Read Full Answer >>
  4. What's the difference between a financial plan and a financial forecast?

    Selecting the appropriate business structure for a new company can present challenges to an entrepreneur. Considerations ... Read Full Answer >>
  5. What are some examples of how corporations manage short-term investments?

    One of the easiest ways for a business owner to reduce liability is to incorporate as a legal entity to enjoy the protection ... Read Full Answer >>
  6. How can I merge technical analysis and fundamental analysis with quantitative analysis ...

    It is important for a sole proprietor with no employees to register as a limited liability company because an LLC provides ... Read Full Answer >>
Related Articles
  1. Investing Basics

    10 Books Worth Investing In

    Here are 10 financial services books that are informative and useful.
  2. Options & Futures

    How Much To Save To Become A Millionaire

    With a little discipline and the help of some powerful savings vehicles, anyone can hit this mark.
  3. Budgeting

    6 Simple Steps To $1 Million

    Becoming a millionaire is not as hard as you might think - it just takes time.
  4. Options & Futures

    10 Steps To Retire A Millionaire

    Making this dream come true takes work, but it's well worth the effort.
  5. Economics

    Tech Startup Momentum Being Generated In Detroit

    Rising from the ashes in the once proud auto-manufacturing City of Detroit is a rapidly emerging tech startup scene that could prove to be its salvation.
  6. Entrepreneurship

    The 10 Richest Women In Fashion

    The top 10 richest women in fashion have many similarities as well as differences. From nationality to career trajectory, these women have established themselves in their own unique ways.
  7. Entrepreneurship

    8 Fascinating Traits Billionaires Have In Common

    A top-notch education isn't enough to strike it rich. Nothing compares to learning the habits of the world's famous entrepreneurs and industry leaders.
  8. Entrepreneurship

    The 10 Richest Women In Tech & Media

    These 10 women are the wealthiest in tech and media.
  9. Economics

    What is a Business Model?

    Business model is the term for a company’s plan as to how it will earn revenue.
  10. Entrepreneurship

    The 10 Richest Women In The United States

    We provide an overview of America's 10 richest women, the sources of their wealth, and their professional and philanthropic activities.

You May Also Like

Hot Definitions
  1. Yield Curve

    A line that plots the interest rates, at a set point in time, of bonds having equal credit quality, but differing maturity ...
  2. Productivity

    An economic measure of output per unit of input. Inputs include labor and capital, while output is typically measured in ...
  3. Variance

    The spread between numbers in a data set, measuring Variance is calculated by taking the differences between each number ...
  4. Terminal Value - TV

    The value of a bond at maturity, or of an asset at a specified, future valuation date, taking into account factors such as ...
  5. Rule Of 70

    A way to estimate the number of years it takes for a certain variable to double. The rule of 70 states that in order to estimate ...
  6. Risk Premium

    The return in excess of the risk-free rate of return that an investment is expected to yield. An asset's risk premium is ...
Trading Center