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Economic Development

The IRS’s Secret, Successful Low-Income Savings Program

Let’s build on—not try to fix—overwithholding.

By Timothy Ogden | 1 | Apr. 15, 2015
 
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Education

Engaging Teens

By Corey Binns | 2 | Feb. 18, 2015
 

Socially Responsible Business

Financial Disruption and Giving Back from the Start

New financial tech companies need to adopt a shared value or triple-bottom-line approach.

By Mollie West & Andy Posner | 1 | Jan. 13, 2015
 

Economic Development

Teaching Marketplace Literacy with the Help of 3D Printing

A program developed in India to provide marketplace literacy aims for impact in Illinois

 

Government

Promoting Government Action on Income Equality

Five lessons from research on poverty in America.

By Wendy Yaross | 2 | Nov. 17, 2014
 
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Human Rights

Feminism Meets Philanthrocapitalism

Women’s empowerment issues took center stage at this year’s CGI and Social Good Summit, giving new momentum to causes helping women and girls.

By Marcia Stepanek | 3 | Sep. 26, 2014
 

Philanthropy

Philanthropy and Impact Investing—Stormy Seas, Rocky Shores

The middle ground between traditional philanthropic and commercial spaces is a continuum; we need to shift the dialogue from morals to tools.

 

Urban Development

A Working Model for Slum Rehabilitation

How innovative regulation is enabling private capital to deliver social impact and realize attractive returns in Mumbai.

 

Social Enterprises: Serving “Extreme” Customers

Mainstream companies are just starting to pay attention to consumers with nonstandard preferences and needs; social enterprises have sought to serve these customers for years.

By Mollie West & Andy Posner | 3 | Aug. 22, 2014
 
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Microfinance

The Next Stage of Financial Inclusion

By Dean Karlan | 4 | Aug. 13, 2014