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Tag: Government Programs

 

Innovations in federal, state, and local government programs

 

Government

A Sharing Economy Cliffhanger: What Will Governments Do?

Earlier this month, a group backed by companies including Airbnb and Taskrabbit began urging users to petition for changes in regulation—will politicians uphold the rules or loosen them? Or is there is a third option?

By Wingham Rowan | Mar. 27, 2014
 

Urban Development

A Smarter Way to Park

By Meredith May | Feb. 19, 2014
 

Government

Healthcare.gov and the Rules of Disengagement

How Healthcare.gov missed an opportunity to truly bend the arc of citizen engagement.

By Allison Fine | Dec. 18, 2013
 
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Re-Thinking Sector Stereotypes

Traditional perceptions of the roles different sectors play in our society hinder our ability to create social change.

By Jeff Raderstrong | 2 | Dec. 6, 2013
 

Urban Development

Saviors at City Hall?

Reviewed By Milton Friesen | 2 | Nov. 20, 2013
 

Environment

Creating Climate Wealth: Unlocking the Impact Economy

By Jigar Shah | Oct. 23, 2013
 

Philanthropy

Fostering For-Profit Civic Innovation

City, state, and federal government agencies in the United States could benefit from the creative energy of new companies dedicated to the unique challenges of the public sector.

By Matt Bannick & Stacy Donohue | 1 | Oct. 23, 2013
 

Smart Gifts Keep On Giving

A philanthropic investment in Guatemala has established an ongoing stream of revenue to reach at-risk kids.

By Paul Penley | 2 | Oct. 7, 2013
 

Social Entrepreneurship

The Hidden Dimensions of Scale

Examples from South Asia show there’s more to successful scaling than replicating a good model.

 
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Social Entrepreneurship

CauseFests: Philanthropy’s New Marketplace

A report from the 2013 Clinton Global Initiative and Social Good Summit—the trading floors of the new philanthrocapitalism.

By Marcia Stepanek | 1 | Sep. 26, 2013