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Tag: Poverty

 

Understanding why people are poor and innovative ways to alleviate poverty

 

Energy

Get Rid of the Grid?

By Pepukaye Bardouille & Dirk Muench | 2 | Aug. 13, 2014
 

Global Issues

From the Marine Corps to Kenya: Ending Extreme Poverty

Featuring Jake Harriman | Oct. 23, 2014
 

Nonprofit Management

Helping Donors Give Directly to Recipients

Featuring Paul Niehaus | Oct. 23, 2014
 

Philanthropy

Being Present to Poverty

Overcoming our addictions to causes, solutions, and impact.

By Eric Meade | 9 | Oct. 6, 2014
 

Impact Investing

On Innovators and Pinballs

Five paths to scale in early-stage impact investing.

By Mike Kubzansky & Paul Breloff | 3 | Sep. 3, 2014
 

Path to Equality

By SSIR Editors | Aug. 13, 2014
 

Microfinance

The Next Stage of Financial Inclusion

By Dean Karlan | 1 | Aug. 13, 2014
 

Economic Development

Rethinking Poverty

By Elisabeth D. Babcock | 15 | Aug. 13, 2014
 

Nonprofits

The Stories That NGOs Tell

By Adrienne Day | Aug. 13, 2014
 

Economic Development

Will a Higher Minimum Wage Help the Poor?

Raising the minimum wage appears to help the poor, but these policies fail to create the conditions that help people move from poverty to prosperity.

By Paul Godfrey | 4 | Jun. 30, 2014