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Leverage for good : an introduction to the new frontiers of philanthropy and social investment

Author: Lester M Salamon
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2014.
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With the resources of both governments and traditional philanthropy barely growing or in decline, yet the problems of poverty, ill-health, and environmental degradation ballooning daily, new models for financing social and environmental objectives are urgently needed. Fortunately, a revolution is underway in the instruments and institutions available to meet this need. Loans, loan guarantees, private equity, barter  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Salamon, Lester M.
Leverage for good
(DLC) 2013040023
(OCoLC)867715845
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lester M Salamon
ISBN: 9780199376544 0199376549
OCLC Number: 874562975
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Introduction : the revolution on the frontiers of philanthropy and social --
Scouting philanthropy's new frontier I : the new actors --
Scouting philanthropy's new frontier II : new tools --
Why now? --
Remaining obstacles --
Prescription: the way forward --
Appendix A: New frontiers of philanthropy advisory panel --
Appendix B: Table of contents for companion volume, new frontiers of philanthropy : a guide to the new actors and tools reshaping global philanthropy and social investing.
Responsibility: Lester M. Salamon.

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This volume presents the first comprehensive and authoritative account of the new actors and tools revolutionizing global philanthropy and social investment at the present time. At a time of  Read more...

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