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Impact Investing

Impact Investing: Time to Unleash PRIs

How government can liberate philanthropic foundations to extend billions in critical risk capital for mission-driven startups—and help push impact investing into the mainstream.

By Jeff Chidester | 1 | Feb. 24, 2015
 

Impact Investing

Building a Robust Social Investment Market

Markets develop through controversy and experimentation—there’s no need to rush.

 

The Sharing Economy, Through a Broader Lens

The sharing economy offers opportunities for emerging markets, megacities, and the rising middle class, but we need more collaboration across sectors—and the impact investment community.

By April Rinne | 7 | Feb. 4, 2015
 

US Economic Mobility and Investing for Impact

A new Aspen Institute survey explores how impact investing is driving change in education, economic assets, and health and well-being.

By Anne Mosle | Jan. 27, 2015
 
SSIR blogger Abigail Noble is head of Africa and Latin America for the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship and a Global Leadership Fellow with the World Economic Forum.

Impact investing and the Role of Family Offices

Five steps family offices can take to engage in impact investing.

 
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Impact Investing

Impact Investing Grows Up

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

By Eric Nee | Nov. 14, 2012
 

Foundations

Impact by Design: Making R&D Work for the Social Sector

Intentional processes that support risk-taking, testing, and fine-tuning of interventions lead to better-designed, more impactful initiatives.

By Meg Long | Nov. 8, 2012
 
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Nonprofits

The Eight-Word Mission Statement

Don’t settle for more.

By Kevin Starr | 27 | Sep. 18, 2012
 
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Measuring Social Impact

Broader Evidence for Bigger Impact

By Lisbeth B. Schorr | 1 | Sep. 15, 2012
 
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Global Issues

The Three R’s of the London Summer

An update on social innovation news and events from England's capital.

By Charmian Love | Aug. 13, 2012