An analysis of the viability of pay-for-success initiatives in South Carolina shows that this new type of financing can work in more rural, "red” states.
Tag: Social Impact Bonds
The whirlwind year for social enterprise saw new investments, corporate forms, and business models.
SIBs hold great potential, but much remains to be done before they become a widely accepted tool for solving social problems in the US.
Is the social impact bond model better suited to environmental issues?
The free market can do plenty of good on its own, so let's think more systematically beyond it.
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Let’s critically assess the model and imagine greater possibilities by keeping it simple.
Many people think that the term “government innovation” is an oxymoron, but innovation does occur in the public sector and the pace is accelerating.
The Social Impact Bond model puts evidence and outcomes measurement at the heart of contracting.
An examination of SIBs recently conducted in Maryland should give pause to governments and nonprofits looking to take the leap.