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Impact investing : transforming how we make money while making a difference

Author: Antony Bugg-Levine; Jed Emerson
Publisher: San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"A ground-breaking book on the transformative power of impact investingThis is the first book to chart the catalytic path of this new industry, explaining how it is and can be a positive disruptive force. It shows how impact investing is a transformational vehicle for delivering "blended value" throughout the investment spectrum, giving a single name to a set of activities previously siloed in enclaves, revealing  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Antony Bugg-Levine; Jed Emerson
ISBN: 9780470907214 0470907215
OCLC Number: 712125170
Description: xxiii, 306 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: A mighty wave --
Impact investing in international development --
Microfinance : still the best brand in development? --
Impact investing in social enterprises : flourishing in the "confusing mess" --
Where is impact investing headed? --
How will we regulate impact investing? --
How will we cultivate transformational leadership? --
How will we measure blended value? --
How will we unlock philanthropic capital? : total foundation asset management --
How will we move the money? --
How will we see the forest and the trees? : creating the new ecosystem of impact investing for blended value.
Responsibility: Antony Bugg-Levine, Jed Emerson.
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