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Eric Nee

Eric Nee is the managing editor of the Stanford Social Innovation Review.

 

Striking a Balance | Feb. 19, 2014

 

A note from the editor on the Spring 2014 issue.

Resurrecting Traditional Practices | Feb. 19, 2014

 

There has been a renewed interest in traditional Indian spiritual practices by Native and other Americans alike.

A New Look | 2 | Nov. 20, 2013

 

Stanford Social Innovation Review has a new look that is bolder, more energetic, and more contemporary, reflecting today's social change movement.

Immigrating to a New Land | Nov. 20, 2013

 

Every year nonprofits and government agencies partner to help resettle the more than one million new immigrants to the United States.

Fostering Lively Debate | Aug. 14, 2013

 

Paul Brest and Kelly Born's Up for Debate article on impact investing zeros in on several important issues and offers some controversial conclusions.

Smile Grenada | Aug. 14, 2013

 

NYU's College of Dentristy partnered with the government of the Caribbean island nation of Grenada to fight tooth decay among children.

The Innovator’s Opportunity | 2 | May. 15, 2013

 

Many people think that the term “government innovation” is an oxymoron, but innovation does occur in the public sector and the pace is accelerating.

Creating a Sunny World | May. 15, 2013

 

Solnechny Mir (Our Sunny World) is a Russian rehabilitation center that hosts more than 250 children and their families each week.

Sodom and Gomorrah | Feb. 20, 2013

 

e-waste recycling in Agbogbloshie provides a livelihood for thousands of people, but it also results in a heavily polluted environment.

Impact Investing Grows Up | Nov. 14, 2012

 

The impact investing field is maturing as leaders of social innovation reflect on their experiences and research.

People’s Choices Matter | Aug. 16, 2012

 

Although new corporate forms like B Corps make it easier to pursue a social mission, it turns out that you don't need one to do so.

Collective Impact Gathers Momentum | 4 | Jun. 8, 2012

 

Making multi-sector collaborations work—a report from the CECP 2012 Corporate Philanthropy Summit.

Focus on Health | May. 17, 2012

 

Critics of Obamacare have taken away attention from important aspects of the act, such as its focus on keeping people healthy.

Unconventional Solutions | 1 | Feb. 16, 2012

 

As we create new ideas and solutions to society’s problems, we have to be careful not to become too wedded to them and think that they are universally applicable.

Investing in Impact | 2 | Nov. 17, 2011

 

As entrepreneurs create more for-profit businesses with strong social missions, the opportunity for socially minded investors to invest in them grows.

Collapse of an Iconic Social Enterprise | Aug. 18, 2011

 

The ShoreBank saga provides important lessons for people who believe that for-profit institutions can be used for social change.

Manish Bapna | Jan. 31, 2011

 

Manish Bapna, managing director of World Resources Institute, is helping China manage its environmental problems.

Neal Keny-Guyer | Aug. 30, 2010

 

Neal Keny-Guyer believes that wars, earthquakes, and other disasters create opportunities for Mercy Corps to help improve society.

Nonprofits and the News | Apr. 1, 2003

 

Ever wonder why some nonprofits get all the press? That's the question a pair of sociologists set out to answer, with surprising results.