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Benjamin J Warnick

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Universities & Institutions

  • Washington State University (Carson College of Business)

Areas of Interest

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Entrepreneurial Identity
  • Crowdfunding

Benjamin (Ben) Warnick is Assistant Professor of entrepreneurship and strategic management at Washington State University’s Carson College of Business.

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Danish Social Enterprise Monitor Report

Details Intermediary Org: European Commision Year: 2021 Subject Text here... Abstract Text here... Danish Social Enterprise Monitor Report 1 file(s) 3.98 MB Download

A cross-national perspective of compassion’s role in driving social entrepreneurial intentions

Details Year: 2021 Published in: Journal of International Management Cited as: Verena Rieger, Anna Gründler, Hans-Jörg Winkler, Benjamin Tschauner, Andreas Engelen, A cross-national perspective of compassion's role in driving social entrepreneurial intentions, Journal of International Management, Volume 27, Issue 1, 2021, 100824, ISSN 1075-4253, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.intman.2021.100824. Subject Text here... Abstract This study sheds light on the [...]

The determinants of social CRM entrepreneurship: An institutional perspective

Details Year: 2021 Published in: Journal of Business Research Cited as: Khaled Saleh Al-Omoush, Virginia Simón-Moya, Mohammad Atwah Al-ma'aitah, Javier Sendra-García, The determinants of social CRM entrepreneurship: An institutional perspective, Journal of Business Research, Volume 132, 2021, Pages 21-31, ISSN 0148-2963, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbusres.2021.04.017. Subject Text here... Abstract Despite a growing interest in social media adoption by [...]

Hybrid forms of business: Understanding the development of indigenous social entrepreneurship practices

Details Year: 2021 Published in: Journal of Business Research Cited as: Andrés Morales, Sara Calvo, José Manuel Guaita Martínez, José María Martín Martín, Hybrid forms of business: Understanding the development of indigenous social entrepreneurship practices, Journal of Business Research, Volume 124, 2021, Pages 212-222, ISSN 0148-2963, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbusres.2020.11.060. Subject Text here... Abstract Few studies have been [...]

Knowledge capital in social and commercial entrepreneurship: Investigating the role of informal institutions

Details Year: 2021 Published in: Journal of International Management Cited as: Sreevas Sahasranamam, M.K. Nandakumar, Vijay Pereira, Yama Temouri, Knowledge capital in social and commercial entrepreneurship: Investigating the role of informal institutions, Journal of International Management, Volume 27, Issue 1, 2021, 100833, ISSN 1075-4253, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.intman.2021.100833. Subject Text here... Abstract This paper utilizes the lenses of [...]

Collective tourism social entrepreneurship: A means for community mobilization and social transformation

Details Year: 2021 Published in: Annals of Tourism Research Cited as: Matias Thuen Jørgensen, Anne Vorre Hansen, Flemming Sørensen, Lars Fuglsang, Jon Sundbo, Jens Friis Jensen, Collective tourism social entrepreneurship: A means for community mobilization and social transformation, Annals of Tourism Research, Volume 88, 2021, 103171, ISSN 0160-7383, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.annals.2021.103171. Subject Text here... Abstract Communities depicted [...]

Consequences of technology and social innovation on traditional business model

Details Year: 2021 Published in: Technological Forecasting and Social Change Cited as: Demetris Vrontis, Donato Morea, Gianpaolo Basile, Isabella Bonacci, Andrea Mazzitelli, Consequences of technology and social innovation on traditional business model, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, Volume 170, 2021, 120877, ISSN 0040-1625, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.techfore.2021.120877. Subject Text here... Abstract The growing presence of new players – [...]

The balancing act of social enterprise: An IT emergence perspective

Details Year: 2021 Published in: International Journal of Information Management Cited as: Lalit Pankaj, Priya Seetharaman, The balancing act of social enterprise: An IT emergence perspective, International Journal of Information Management, Volume 57, 2021, 102302, ISSN 0268-4012, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijinfomgt.2020.102302. Subject Text here... Abstract The significance of IT in the context of non-digital social enterprises (SEs) and [...]

Ending business-non-profit partnerships: The spinout of social enterprises

Details Year: 2021 Published in: Scandinavian Journal of Management Cited as: Sudhir Rama Murthy, Kate Roll, Alastair Colin-Jones, Ending business-non-profit partnerships: The spinout of social enterprises, Scandinavian Journal of Management, Volume 37, Issue 1, 2021, 101136, ISSN 0956-5221, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scaman.2020.101136. Subject Text here... Abstract Business-non-profit partnerships are expected to create sustained impact, yet they often remain [...]

Social performance measurement adoption in nascent social enterprises: Refining the institutional model

Details Year: 2021 Published in: Journal of Business Venturing Insights Cited as: Shoko Kato, Social performance measurement adoption in nascent social enterprises: Refining the institutional model, Journal of Business Venturing Insights, Volume 15, 2021, e00244, ISSN 2352-6734, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbvi.2021.e00244. Subject Text here... Abstract Based on institutional theory, Lall (2017) established a social performance measurement (SPM) adoption [...]

Rurality and social innovation processes and outcomes: A realist evaluation of rural social

Details Year: 2021 Published in: Journal of Rural Studies Cited as: Artur Steiner, Francesca Calò, Mark Shucksmith, Rurality and social innovation processes and outcomes: A realist evaluation of rural social enterprise activities, Journal of Rural Studies, 2021, ISSN 0743-0167, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jrurstud.2021.04.006. Subject Text here... Abstract Although increasingly prominent in research, policy and practice, little is known [...]

Blended value co-creation: A qualitative investigation of relationship designs of social enterprises

Details Year: 2021 Published in: Journal of Business Research Cited as: Felix Ostertag, Rüdiger Hahn, Inan Ince, Blended value co-creation: A qualitative investigation of relationship designs of social enterprises, Journal of Business Research, Volume 129, 2021, Pages 428-445, ISSN 0148-2963, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbusres.2021.02.006. Subject Text here... Abstract Social enterprises access large networks of stakeholders to gain strategic [...]

Social enterprises towards a sustainable business system: A model of institutional dynamics

Details Year: 2021 Published in: Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions Cited as: Monica Vasquez-Delsolar, Amparo Merino, Social enterprises towards a sustainable business system: A model of institutional dynamics, Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions, 2021,,ISSN 2210-4224,https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eist.2021.05.001. Subject Text here... Abstract Despite the growing interest of sustainability transition studies on the role of business actors in shaping [...]

Rurality as context for innovative responses to social challenges – The role of rural social enterprises

Details Year:  2021 Published in: Journal of Rural Studies Cited as: Lucas Olmedo, Mara van Twuijver, Mary O'Shaughnessy, Rurality as context for innovative responses to social challenges – The role of rural social enterprises, Journal of Rural Studies, 2021, Subject Text here... Abstract Rural social enterprises are increasingly recognized as organisations that contribute to local [...]

Social enterprises and market performance: The moderating roles of innovativeness, sectoral alignment, and geographic localization

Details Year: 2021 Published in: Journal of Business Research Cited as: In Hyeock (Ian) Lee, Sung Min Kim, Seth Green, Social enterprises and market performance: The moderating roles of innovativeness, sectoral alignment, and geographic localization, Journal of Business Research, Volume 132,2021 Subject Text here... Abstract Despite the growing attention on social enterprises, the extant research [...]

Social Entrepreneurship Ecosystem in Turkey’ Baseline Report

Details Year: 2020 Published in: ... Cited as: ... Subject Text here... Abstract Turkey Social Entrepreneurship Network project aims to contribute to the development of social entrepreneurship in Turkey. In accordance with this purpose, we planned to realize a baseline study to evaluate the actual situation of the social entrepreneurship ecosystem and determine potential/existing social [...]

European Social Enterprise Monitor Report 2020-2021

The European Commission is proud to have supported the first inaugural European Social Enterprise Monitor (ESEM). It serves as a testament to the extent social enterprises already contribute to the European community and how much potential they still have to offer.

German Social Enterprise Monitor Report

Details Intermediary Org: European Commission Year: 2021 Subject The year 2020, which lies behind us, presented us as individuals and as a society with many difficult obstacles. It was a year of sacrifices and losses. Still, it was also a year of new opportunities. One thing was impressively clear to us: As a society, we are [...]

Swedish Social Enterprise Monitor Report

Details Intermediary Org: European Commission Year: 2021 Subject The ESEM report provides an opportunity to dive into statistics in many different areas, but from Mötesplats Social Innovation we want to take the opportunity to highlight the following reflections based on the results. Abstract "A number of reports and surveys have recently been presented based on the [...]

Portuguese Social Enterprise Monitor Report

Details Intermediary Org: European Commission Year: 2021 Subject ESLIDER is proud to collaborate with EUCLID Network for the implementation in Portugal of the European Social Enterprise Monitor. It is fundamental to generate comparable data across Europe on social enterprises so that new insights can be developed and support policies designed, to foster a vibrant ecosystem. [...]

Effects of sociocultural and economic factors on social entrepreneurship and sustainable development

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Innovation & Knowledge Cited as: Méndez-Picazo, M.-T. et al. (2020) Effects of sociocultural and economic factors on social entrepreneurship and sustainable development. Journal of innovation & knowledge. [Online] Subject The objective of this paper is to analyze the behavior of sociocultural factors and economic factors over general entrepreneurship [...]

Predicting motivational outcomes in social entrepreneurship: Roles of entrepreneurial self-efficacy and situational fit

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Business Research, Volume 121, 2020, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbusres.2020.08.022. Cited as: To, C. K. . et al. (2020) Predicting motivational outcomes in social entrepreneurship: Roles of entrepreneurial self-efficacy and situational fit. Journal of business research. [Online] 121209–222. Subject This study sheds light on self-motivational constructs that ultimately shape social entrepreneurs’ intention [...]

Public versus private interest in social entrepreneurship: Can one serve two masters?

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Industrial Marketing Management,2020, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.indmarman.2020.06.012. Cited as: Chandra, Y. et al. (2021) Public versus private interest in social entrepreneurship: Can one serve two masters? Journal of cleaner production. [Online] 280. Subject This article seeks to answer the important question of what drives social entrepreneurial intention. Few studies have examined the predictors [...]

Social entrepreneurship orientation: Drivers of success for start-ups and established industrial firms

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Industrial Marketing Management,2020, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.indmarman.2020.06.012. Cited as: Halberstadt, J. et al. (2020) Social entrepreneurship orientation: Drivers of success for start-ups and established industrial firms. Industrial marketing management. [Online] Subject This study provides a theoretical, conceptual, and empirical insights into SEO. The authors examined the impact of social entrepreneurship orientation (SEO), a behavioral measure [...]

Social entrepreneurship orientation and company success: The mediating role of social performance

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Technological Forecasting and Social Change, Volume 160, 2020, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.techfore.2020.120230. Cited as: Gali, N. et al. (2020) Social entrepreneurship orientation and company success: The mediating role of social performance. Technological forecasting & social change. [Online] 160120230–. Subject This study contributes to closing these research gaps by investigating how SEO influences social [...]

When giving is good for encouraging social entrepreneurship

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Australasian Marketing Journal (AMJ) Cited as: Le TT, Nguyen TNQ, Tran QHM. When Giving is Good for Encouraging Social Entrepreneurship. Australasian Marketing Journal. 2020;28(4):253-262. doi:10.1016/j.ausmj.2020.05.005 Subject With this research, the authors attempt to examine the relationship between empathy and social entrepreneurial intention which is considered an important yet under-researched facet [...]

Women entrepreneurs as agents of change: A comparative analysis of social entrepreneurship processes in emerging markets

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Technological Forecasting and Social Change, Volume 157, 2020, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.techfore.2020.120067. Cited as: Rosca, E. et al. (2020) Women entrepreneurs as agents of change: A comparative analysis of social entrepreneurship processes in emerging markets. Technological forecasting & social change. [Online] 157120067–. Subject This study explores the entrepreneurial journey of women-led social entreprises [...]

Digitalisation, social entrepreneurship and national well-being.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Technological Forecasting and Social Change, Volume 161, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.techfore.2020.120279. Cited as: Torres, P. & Augusto, M. (2020) Digitalisation, social entrepreneurship and national well-being. Technological forecasting & social change. Vol: 161, P1202-79. Subject This study examines the influence of digitalisation and social entrepreneurship on national well-being. Digitalisation is shaping entrepreneurship, and represent an [...]

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Regional Study and Guidelines on Social Entrepreneurship in the Western Balkans – Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo*, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: ... Cited as: Andjelic J., Petricevic T. (2020) Regional Study and Guidelines on Social Entrepreneurship in the Western Balkans - Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo*, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia. RYCO, Tirana Subject Text here... Abstract “RISE” is a regional three-year project that intends to open new spaces of reconciliation for [...]

Human capital and AI in industry 4.0. Convergence and divergence in social entrepreneurship in Russia

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Intellectual Capital Cited as:Popkova, E. and Sergi, B. (2020), "Human capital and AI in industry 4.0. Convergence and divergence in social entrepreneurship in Russia", Journal of Intellectual Capital,Vol. 21 No. 4, pp. 565-581. https://doi.org/10.1108/JIC-09-2019-0224 Abstract The purpose of this article is to determine the future proportion and variants of [...]

The state of impact measurement and management practice: second edition

Details Year: 2020 Published in: ... Cited as: ... Subject The second edition of the State of Impact Measurement and Management Practice reflects the increased sophistication and maturation of impact measurement and management (IMM) practices since the release of the survey’s first edition in 2017. The GIIN’s second global survey of the state of impact measurement and management [...]

Transition topology: capturing institutional dynamics in regional development paths to sustainability

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Research Policy Cited as: Strambach, S. and G. Pflitsch (2020). "Transition topology: Capturing institutional dynamics in regional development paths to sustainability." Research Policy 49(7): 104006. Abstract A key challenge in sustainability transitions research is to better understand the huge variety and spatial unevenness of transitions paths. Institutions and institutional change [...]

Goal heterogeneity at start-up: are greener start-ups more innovative?

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Research Policy Cited as: Hoogendoorn, B., P. van der Zwan and R. Thurik (2020). "Goal heterogeneity at start-up: are greener start-ups more innovative?" Research Policy: 104061. Abstract Start-ups differ in the extent to which they introduce innovations to markets and, hence, in their potential contribution to society. Understanding the heterogeneous [...]

Running wild with metaphors: rethinking the evolution of social enterprise.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Strategic Change Cited as: Peattie, K. (2020). "Running wild with metaphors: Rethinking the evolution of social enterprise." Strategic Change 29(4): 417-424. Abstract Using new metaphors to characterize social enterprises may unlock novel and effective ways to better understand their distinctiveness. Metaphors are frequently used to describe and understand social enterprises [...]

Innovative start-ups and policy initiatives.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Research Policy Cited as: Audretsch, D., A. Colombelli, L. Grilli, T. Minola and E. Rasmussen (2020). "Innovative start-ups and policy initiatives." Research Policy: 104027. Abstract The field of social entrepreneurship has taken off with the explosive growth of different versions of the phenomena, like micro-credit, and with greater support, as [...]

The Social Enterprise Monitor 2018: Netherlands

Details Year: 2018 Published in: ... Cited as: ... Subject The social enterprise monitor 2018 provides insight into the development of social enterprises in the Netherlands. Abstract Paywall Visit the journal website to see access options for this document. Access

Social Investment Market in Serbia: Current state and potentials for the development

Details Year: 2017 Published in: ... Cited as: ... Subject This report provides insight into the social investment market in Serbia. Abstract Paywall Visit the journal website to see access options for this document. Access

A recipe book for social finance – second edition

Details Year: ... Published in: ... Cited as: ... Subject A practical guide on designing and implementing initiatives to develop social finance instruments and markets Abstract Text here... Paywall Visit the journal website to see access options for this document. Access

Sustainability in social enterprise: hybrid organizing in public services

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Public Management Review 21.2 (2019): 159-186. Cited as: Powell, Madeline, Alex Gillett, and Bob Doherty. "Sustainability in social enterprise: hybrid organizing in public services." Public Management Review 21.2 (2019): 159-186. Abstract It is commonly assumed that social enterprises (SEs) are able to meet social outcomes and also be financially viable; [...]

The influence of interorganizational collaboration on logic conciliation and tensions within hybrid organizations: insights from social enterprise–corporate collaborations.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Business Ethics. Cited as: Savarese, C., B. Huybrechts and M. Hudon (2020). "The Influence of Interorganizational Collaboration on Logic Conciliation and Tensions Within Hybrid Organizations: Insights from Social Enterprise–Corporate Collaborations." Journal of Business Ethics. Abstract An increasing amount of research has examined the management of competing logics, and [...]

Entrepreneurs for a low carbon world: How environmental knowledge and policy shape the creation and financing of green start-ups.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Research Policy Cited as: Cojoianu, T. F., G. L. Clark, A. G. F. Hoepner, P. Veneri and D. Wójcik (2020). "Entrepreneurs for a low carbon world: How environmental knowledge and policy shape the creation and financing of green start-ups." Research Policy 49(6): 103988. Abstract We investigate how different types of [...]

Understanding social entrepreneurship: A cultural perspective in business research.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Business Research Cited as: Canestrino, R., M. Ćwiklicki, P. Magliocca and B. Pawełek (2020). "Understanding social entrepreneurship: A cultural perspective in business research." Journal of Business Research 110: 132-143. Abstract This study investigates the cultural drivers of social entrepreneurship (SE), focusing on the way in which Global Leadership [...]

Even winners need to learn: How government entrepreneurship programs can support innovative ventures.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Research Policy Cited as: Buffart, M., G. Croidieu, P. H. Kim and R. Bowman (2020). "Even winners need to learn: How government entrepreneurship programs can support innovative ventures." Research Policy: 104052. Abstract Given the investment of public resources for supporting entrepreneurial growth, it is important to know whether such programs [...]

Bridging the equity gap for young innovative companies: The design of effective government venture capital fund programs.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Research Policy Cited as: Alperovych, Y., Groh, A. and Quas, A.  (2020). "Year: 2020 Published in: Research Policy Cited as: Alperovych, Y., Groh, A. and Quas, A.  (2020). "Bridging the equity gap for young innovative companies: The design of effective government venture capital fund programs." Research Policy: 104051.." Research Policy: [...]

A Co-citation and co-word analysis of social entrepreneurship research.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Social Entrepreneurship: Cited as: Tan Luc, P., P. Xuan Lan, A. Nhat Hanh Le and B. Thanh Trang (2020). "A Co-Citation and Co-Word Analysis of Social Entrepreneurship Research." Journal of Social Entrepreneurship: 1-16. Abstract This article aims to provide the intellectual structure and the evolution of research themes [...]

Moderating Effects of Informal Institutions on Social Entrepreneurship Activity.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Social Entrepreneurship Cited as: Lee, C. K., S. A. Simmons, A. Amezcua, J. Y. Lee and G. T. Lumpkin (2020). "Moderating Effects of Informal Institutions on Social Entrepreneurship Activity." Journal of Social Entrepreneurship: 1-26. Abstract Using the legitimacy lens from institutional theory and a multi-level analysis of 29,175 [...]

Social’ value creation as care: the perspective of beneficiaries in social entrepreneurship.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Social Enterprise Journal Cited as: Lorenzo-Afable, D., M. Lips-Wiersma and S. Singh (2020). "‘Social’ value creation as care: the perspective of beneficiaries in social entrepreneurship." Abstract Purpose This paper aims to characterise the “social” in social entrepreneurship (SE) by examining social value creation (SVC) from the perspective of vulnerable beneficiaries [...]

Entrepreneurship at the base of the pyramid: the moderating role of person-facilitator fit and poverty alleviation.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Social Entrepreneurship: Cited as: Smith, B. R., J. R. Knapp and B. L. Cannatelli (2020). "Entrepreneurship at the Base of the Pyramid: The Moderating Role of Person-Facilitator Fit and Poverty Alleviation." Journal of Social Entrepreneurship: 1-25. Abstract Facilitating entrepreneurship through micro-credit, micro-franchise, and micro-consignment potentially helps to alleviate [...]

Wrestling with wicked problems? The value of business plan competitions to social entrepreneurship education

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Nonprofit Education and Leadership Cited as: Teasdale, S., Steiner, A., & Roy, M. J. (2020). Wrestling with wicked problems? The value of business plan competitions to social entrepreneurship education. Journal of Nonprofit Education and Leadership , 10(3). https://doi.org/10.18666/JNEL-2020-V10-I3-9612 Abstract In this work we present an account of our experiences [...]

Insights from corporate social innovation: a research agenda.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Social Enterprise Journal. Cited as: Tabares, S. (2020). "Insights from corporate social innovation: a research agenda." Social Enterprise Journal. Abstract The purpose of this study is to analyse the contributions, major discussions and trends in the literature driving the research agenda in corporate social innovation (CSI). This is done through [...]

The social – market convergence in a renewable energy social enterprise

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Cleaner Production: Cited as: Sengupta, S., A. Sahay and R. D. Hisrich (2020). "The social – market convergence in a renewable energy social enterprise." Journal of Cleaner Production: 122516. Abstract The paper examines how the market and social logics which are supposedly counter to each other, converge into [...]

Unintended consequences of scaling social impact through ecosystem growth strategy in social enterprise and social entrepreneurship.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Business Venturing Insights Cited as: Islam, S. M. (2020). "Unintended consequences of scaling social impact through ecosystem growth strategy in social enterprise and social entrepreneurship." Journal of Business Venturing Insights 13: e00159. Abstract Scaling social impact is regarded as the main currency in social enterprise and social entrepreneurship. [...]

Can public venture capital support sustainability in the social economy? Evidence from a social innovation fund.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Business Venturing Insights Cited as: E. Vanderhoven et al. (2020). Can public venture capital support sustainability in the social economy? Evidence from a social innovation fund.Journal of Business Venturing Insights 13. e00166 Abstract The Social Innovation Fund (SIF) - funded by Scottish Government and the European Social Fund [...]

Factors Determining the Sustainability of Social Cooperative Enterprises in the Greek Context.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Social Entrepreneurship Cited as: Graikioti, S., D. Sdrali and O. Klimi Kaminari (2020). "Factors Determining the Sustainability of Social Cooperative Enterprises in the Greek Context." Journal of Social Entrepreneurship: 1-22. Abstract The purpose of the present paper is to investigate the factors contributing to the sustainability of Social Cooperative [...]

From charity to social enterprise: the marketization of social care

Details Year: 2018 Published in: International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behavior & Research Cited as: Henderson, F., Reilly, C., Moyes, D. and Whittam, G. (2018), "From charity to social enterprise: the marketization of social care", International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behavior & Research, Vol. 24 No. 3, pp. 651-666 Abstract In Scotland, the self-directed support (SDS) legislation [...]

Social entrepreneurship research: A review and future research agenda.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Business Research Cited as: Gupta, P., S. Chauhan, J. Paul and M. P. Jaiswal (2020). "Social entrepreneurship research: A review and future research agenda." Journal of Business Research 113: 209-229. Abstract Social Entrepreneurship (SE) is a popular area of research and practice. An analysis of the existing literature [...]

How Social Entrepreneurs’ Inner Realities Shape Value Creation.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Social Entrepreneurship Cited as: Schaefer, K., K. Kearins and P. D. Corner (2020). "How Social Entrepreneurs’ Inner Realities Shape Value Creation." Journal of Social Entrepreneurship: 1-20. Abstract This paper empirically examines how social entrepreneurs’ inner realities – thoughts, feelings, self-awareness – shape the entrepreneurial value creation process. A [...]

Between de Jure and de Facto: Embedding Western Concepts of Social Entrepreneurship in Post-Socialist Reality.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Social Entrepreneurship Cited as: Erpf, P., E. Butkevičienė and R. Pučėtaitė (2020). "Between de Jure and de Facto: Embedding Western Concepts of Social Entrepreneurship in Post-Socialist Reality." Journal of Social Entrepreneurship: 1-28. Abstract This article takes a historical perspective to explain the development of the concept of social [...]

Developing social entrepreneurship in the EU: a cross-country analysis.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: SSRN  Cited as: Terziev, V., N. Bencheva, T. Stoeva and M. Georgiev (2020). "Developing social entrepreneurship in the EU: a cross-country analysis." Available at SSRN 3603159. Abstract The development of the European social model rests on the concept of social entrepreneurship. The concept has a significant contribution to the development [...]

Entrepreneurial Identity and Social-Business Tensions – The Experience of Social Entrepreneurs.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Social Entrepreneurship Cited as: Żur, A. (2020). "Entrepreneurial Identity and Social-Business Tensions – The Experience of Social Entrepreneurs." Journal of Social Entrepreneurship: 1-24. Abstract While much research has been devoted to the study of how social entrepreneurs manage social-business tensions inherent when pursuing dual missions, we know very [...]

The Social enterprise company in Europe: policy, theory and isomorphism.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: University of Cambridge Faculty of Law Research Paper Series Cited as: Liptrap, J. (2020). "The Social Enterprise Company in Europe: Policy, Theory and Isomorphism." University of Cambridge Faculty of Law Research Paper Series. Abstract The last decade or so has witnessed a proliferation in the introduction of corporate organisational constructs [...]

Exploring Accountability in Social Enterprise: Priorities, Practicalities, and Legitimacy.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: VOLUNTAS: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations Cited as: Bradford, A., B. Luke and C. Furneaux (2020). "Exploring Accountability in Social Enterprise: Priorities, Practicalities, and Legitimacy." VOLUNTAS: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations 31(3): 614-626. Abstract This paper draws upon accountability and legitimacy theories to explore for what [...]

Everyone a Changemaker? Exploring the Moral Underpinnings of Social Innovation Discourse Through Real Utopias

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Social Entrepreneurship: Cited as: Teasdale, S., M. J. Roy, R. Ziegler, S. Mauksch, P. Dey and E. B. Raufflet (2020). "Everyone a Changemaker? Exploring the Moral Underpinnings of Social Innovation Discourse Through Real Utopias." Journal of Social Entrepreneurship: 1-21. Abstract The term ‘social innovation’ has come to gather [...]

Mediating role of prosocial motivation in predicting social entrepreneurial intentions.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Social Entrepreneurship Cited as: Tiwari, P., A. K. Bhat and J. Tikoria (2020). "Mediating Role of Prosocial Motivation in Predicting Social Entrepreneurial Intentions." Journal of Social Entrepreneurship: 1-24. Abstract The aim of this research study to identify the role of empathy, moral judgement and social entrepreneurial education in [...]

How and Why Do Social and Sustainable Initiatives Scale? A Systematic Review of the Literature on Social Entrepreneurship and Grassroots Innovation

Details Year: 2020 Published In: VOLUNTAS: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations (2020) Cite As: van Lunenburg, M., Geuijen, K. & Meijer, A. How and Why Do Social and Sustainable Initiatives Scale? A Systematic Review of the Literature on Social Entrepreneurship and Grassroots Innovation. Voluntas (2020). Subject Social and sustainable initiatives generally start small and [...]

Rural social enterprises in Europe: A systematic literature review.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Local Economy Cited as: van Twuijver, M. W., L. Olmedo, M. O’Shaughnessy and T. Hennessy (2020). "Rural social enterprises in Europe: A systematic literature review." Local Economy 35(2): 121-142. Subject Text here... Abstract There is a growing perception that social enterprises represent a significant solution to the range of contemporary [...]

The Transformation from Traditional Nonprofit Organizations to Social Enterprises: An Institutional Entrepreneurship Perspective

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Business Ethics (2020) Cited as: Ko, W.W., Liu, G. The Transformation from Traditional Nonprofit Organizations to Social Enterprises: An Institutional Entrepreneurship Perspective. J Bus Ethics (2020). Abstract The development of commercial revenue streams allows traditional nonprofit organizations to increase financial certainty in response to the reduction of traditional [...]

Group culture, gender diversity and organizational innovativeness: Evidence from Serbia.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Business Research Cited as: Colovic, A. and C. Williams (2020). "Group culture, gender diversity and organizational innovativeness: Evidence from Serbia." Journal of Business Research 110: 282-291. Abstract We examine the relationship between group culture – which emphasizes mentoring, teamwork and loyalty – and innovativeness in organizations. The relationship [...]

Enhancing value creation in social purpose organizations: Business models that leverage networks.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Business Research. Cited as: Kullak, F. S., J. J. Baker and H. Woratschek (2020). "Enhancing value creation in social purpose organizations: Business models that leverage networks." Journal of Business Research. Abstract As social purpose organizations (SPOs) feature dual economic and social goals, contemporary research is beginning to grasp [...]

Social enterprise and its relationships to the territory: The contribution of humanist geography to the Actor-Network Theory.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Annales de Géographie Cited as: Glémain, P. (2020). "Social enterprise and its relationships to the territory: The contribution of humanist geography to the Actor-Network Theory." Annales de géographie 731(1): 62-82. Abstract The social and solidarity economy-based enterprises or “social enterprises” are considered to be “anchored to their territory”. But what [...]

How to stay on the road? A business model perspective on mission drift in social purpose organizations.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Business Research. Cited as: Klein, S., S. Schneider and P. Spieth (2020). "How to stay on the road? A business model perspective on mission drift in social purpose organizations." Journal of Business Research. Abstract Hybrid organizations like social purpose organizations (SPOs) frequently innovate their business models (BM) due [...]

Business as unusual: A business model for social innovation

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Business Research. Cited as: Gasparin, M., W. Green, S. Lilley, M. Quinn, M. Saren and C. Schinckus (2020). "Business as unusual: A business model for social innovation." Journal of Business Research. Subject Text here... Abstract Business model (BM) literature has developed considerably; however, most research takes place in [...]

From donation-based NPO to social enterprise: A journey of transformation through business-model innovation.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Business Research. Cited as: Reficco, E., F. Layrisse and A. Barrios (2020). "From donation-based NPO to social enterprise: A journey of transformation through business-model innovation." Journal of Business Research. Abstract Nonprofit organizations (NPO) have suffered from two interrelated bottlenecks: lack of funds and difficulties to grow and operate [...]

Reference points for business model innovation in social purpose organizations: A stakeholder perspective

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Business Research. Cited as: Siebold, N. (2020). "Reference points for business model innovation in social purpose organizations: A stakeholder perspective." Journal of Business Research. Abstract Social purpose organizations pursue dual missions and address heterogeneous stakeholders, which offers them a broad range of opportunities to innovate their business models. [...]

Towards a Typology of Social Enterprises Based on Performance: Some New Evidence

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Social Entrepreneurship: Cited as: Salavou, H. and S. Cohen (2020). "Towards a Typology of Social Enterprises Based on Performance: Some New Evidence." Journal of Social Entrepreneurship: 1-19. Abstract This study deals with the first empirical study on a performance typology of social enterprises (SEs). Based upon a sample [...]

Business model innovation in social enterprises: An activity system perspective.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Business Research Cited as: Tykkyläinen, S. and P. Ritala (2020). "Business model innovation in social enterprises: An activity system perspective." Journal of Business Research. Abstract Social enterprises aim to create both social and financial value, requiring the creation of business models that allow both objectives to be pursued [...]

Modelling Social Entrepreneurship: Consideration of the Reacting Forces

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Journal of Social Entrepreneurship Cited as: Arend, R. J. (2020). "Modelling Social Entrepreneurship: Consideration of the Reacting Forces." Journal of Social Entrepreneurship: 1-18. Abstract The field of social entrepreneurship has taken off with the explosive growth of different versions of the phenomena, like micro-credit, and with greater support, as from [...]

Entrepreneurs’ age, institutions, and social value creation goals: A multi-country study.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Small Business Economics. Cited as: Brieger, S. A., A. Bäro, G. Criaco and S. A. Terjesen (2020). "Entrepreneurs’ age, institutions, and social value creation goals: A multi-country study." Small Business Economics. Abstract This study explores the relationship between an entrepreneur's age and his/her social value creation goals. Building on the lifespan [...]

How Does the Development of the Social Enterprise Sector Affect Entrepreneurial Behavior? An Empirical Analysis.

Details Year: 2020 Published in: Sustainability Cited as: Fernández-Laviada, A., C. López-Gutiérrez and A. Pérez (2020). "How Does the Development of the Social Enterprise Sector Affect Entrepreneurial Behavior? An Empirical Analysis." Sustainability 12(3): Abstract Research on social entrepreneurship (SE) has increased exponentially during the past decade. Even though this social phenomenon has aroused the interest [...]

Enablers of Impact: The role of incubators and accelerators in bridging investment and solutions

Details Year: 2020 Published in: ... Cited as: ... Subject This report has two key objectives: (i) explaining the added value that incubators and accelerators bring to the social purpose organisations they support and (ii) describing the role of incubators and accelerators in the European impact ecosystem. Abstract Paywall Visit the journal website to see [...]

Social enterprises and their ecosystems in Europe: comparative synthesis report

Details Year: 2020 Published in: ... Cited as: ... Subject This comparative synthesis report is part of the study “Social enterprises and their ecosystems in Europe” and it provides an overview of the social enterprise landscape in Europe based on available information as of January 2020. Abstract Paywall Visit the journal website to see access [...]

Boosting Social Entrepreneurship and social enterprise development in Estonia: in-depth policy review

Details Year: 2020 Published in: ... Cited as: ... Subject This report provides an in-depth policy review of social enterprise development in Estonia. Paywall Visit the journal website to see access options for this document. Access

Social entrepreneurship and institutional sustainability: insights from an embedded social enterprise

Details Year: 2019 Published in: VOLUNTAS: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations Cited as: Chatzichristos, G. and N. Nagopoulos (2020). "Social Entrepreneurship and Institutional Sustainability: Insights from an Embedded Social Enterprise." VOLUNTAS: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations 31(3): 484-493. Abstract Mainstream enterprises function by alleviating the cognitive burdens on their members and [...]

Understanding social enterprise in The Netherlands: An application of the macro-institutional social enterprise framework to identify the institutional characteristics of social enterprise in The Netherlands

Details Year:2019 Published in: Social Enterprise Journal Cited as: Backer Joost, W. (2019). "Understanding social enterprise in The Netherlands: An application of the macro-institutional social enterprise framework to identify the institutional characteristics of social enterprise in The Netherlands." Social Enterprise Journal 16(1): 18-45. Abstract This paper aims to provide a qualitative country case study of [...]

To Examine Women Social Entrepreneurial Ecosystems: Opportunities and Challenges

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Handbook of Research on Smart Territories and Entrepreneurial Ecosystems for Social Innovation and Sustainable Growth Cited as: Nair, S. R. (2020). To Examine Women Social Entrepreneurial Ecosystems: Opportunities and Challenges. In Palma-Ruiz, J. M., Saiz-Álvarez, J., & Herrero-Crespo, Á. (Eds.), Handbook of Research on Smart Territories and Entrepreneurial Ecosystems for [...]

Regional Impact of Innovation: The Case of an H2020 Project in Central and Western Europe

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Handbook of Research on Smart Territories and Entrepreneurial Ecosystems for Social Innovation and Sustainable Growth Cited as: Gutierrez, J. R. (2020). Regional Impact of Innovation: The Case of an H2020 Project in Central and Western Europe. In Palma-Ruiz, J. M., Saiz-Álvarez, J., & Herrero-Crespo, Á. (Eds.), Handbook of Research on Smart [...]

How to Facilitate Citizen-Led Social Innovations: Designer-, Maker-, and Funder-Society as Building Blocks

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Handbook of Research on Smart Territories and Entrepreneurial Ecosystems for Social Innovation and Sustainable Growth Cited as: Ates, S. A. (2020). How to Facilitate Citizen-Led Social Innovations: Designer-, Maker-, and Funder-Society as Building Blocks. In Palma-Ruiz, J. M., Saiz-Álvarez, J., & Herrero-Crespo, Á. (Eds.), Handbook of Research on Smart Territories [...]

Are There Really Differences Between Social and Commercial Entrepreneurship in Developing Countries?: An Institutional Approach (Chapter 17)

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Handbook of Research on Smart Territories and Entrepreneurial Ecosystems for Social Innovation and Sustainable Growth Cited as: Hidalgo, L. F., Rialp, J., & Urbano, D. (2020). Are There Really Differences Between Social and Commercial Entrepreneurship in Developing Countries?: An Institutional Approach. In Palma-Ruiz, J. M., Saiz-Álvarez, J., & Herrero-Crespo, Á. [...]

Social Entrepreneur Toolkit – Building Capacity for Social Entrepreneurship Support Organisations

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Buying for Social Impact: good practice from around the EU

Details Year: 2019 Published in: ... Cited as: ... Subject This report looks at how social aspects of the new EU Publc Procurement Directive (2014/14/!U) were transposed at national level, identified good practices on socially-responsible public procurement (SRPP), and mapped the capacity of social economy enterprises to access markets. Abstract Paywall Visit the journal website [...]

Social enterprise, social innovation and self-directed care: lessons from Scotland

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Social Enterprise Journal Cited as: Henderson, F., K. Hall, A. Mutongi and G. Whittam (2019). "Social enterprise, social innovation and self-directed care: lessons from Scotland." Social Enterprise Journal 15(4): 438-456. Abstract This study aims to explore the opportunities and challenges Self-directed Support policy has presented to Scottish social enterprises, thereby [...]

Design Thinking and Social Enterprises: A Solution‐Focused Strategy for Social Enterprise Research

Details Year: 2019 Published in: European Management Review 16.3 (2019): 799-813. Cited as: Agafonow, Alejandro. "Design Thinking and Social Enterprises: A Solution‐Focused Strategy for Social Enterprise Research." European Management Review 16.3 (2019): 799-813. Abstract Had we had the vantage point of centuries of experimentation with social enterprises, separating the wheat (i.e., successful social enterprises) from [...]

Barriers to Social Enterprise Growth

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Journal of Small Business Management 57.4 (2019): 1616-1636. Cited as: Davies, Iain Andrew, Helen Haugh, and Liudmila Chambers. "Barriers to social enterprise growth." Journal of Small Business Management 57.4 (2019): 1616-1636. Abstract This study investigates barriers to social enterprise growth. The research employs qualitative case study data gathered from young [...]

How community-based social enterprises struggle with representation and accountability

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Social Enterprise Journal Cited as: Kleinhans, R., N. Bailey and J. Lindbergh (2019). "How community-based social enterprises struggle with representation and accountability." Social Enterprise Journal 16(1): 60-81. Abstract Community-based social enterprises (CBSEs), a spatially defined subset of social enterprise, are independent, not-for-profit organisations managed by community members and committed to [...]

The Scientometrics of Social Entrepreneurship and Its Establishment as an Academic Field

Details Year: 2018 Published in: Journal of Small Business Management, 56: 251-273. Cited as: Sassmannshausen, S. P., & Volkmann, C. 2018. The scientometrics of social entrepreneurship and its establishment as an academic field. Journal of Small Business Management, 56: 251-273. Abstract This paper provides an overview of the state of art of research on social [...]

How Social Entrepreneurs Zig-Zag Their Way to Impact at Scale

Details Year: 2019 Published in: California Management Review Cited as: Rangan, V. K., & Gregg, T. (2019). How Social Entrepreneurs Zig-Zag Their Way to Impact at Scale. California Management Review, 62(1), 53–76. https://doi.org/10.1177/0008125619876903 Abstract This article provides guidance to social entrepreneurs and their funders as they seek to advance the enterprise from startup to scale. [...]

Social enterprises’ impact on older people’s health and wellbeing: exploring Scottish experiences

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Health Promotion International Cited as: Fiona Henderson, Artur Steiner, Micaela Mazzei, Catherine Docherty, Social enterprises’ impact on older people’s health and wellbeing: exploring Scottish experiences, Health Promotion International, , daz102, https://doi.org/10.1093/heapro/daz102 Abstract The global aging demographic is putting pressure on state-delivered health and social care services. As the austerity agenda [...]

Action research and participatory democracy in social enterprise

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Social Enterprise Journal Cited as: Gleerup, J., L. Hulgaard and S. Teasdale (2019). "Action research and participatory democracy in social enterprise." Social Enterprise Journal 16(1): 46-59. Abstract The purpose of this paper is to introduce the reader to the Nordic tradition of Critical Utopian Action Research (CUAR) and to demonstrate [...]

Transforming Good Intentions into Social Impact: A Case on the Creation and Evolution of a Social Enterprise

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Journal of Business Ethics, Volume 159 Cited as: Fowler, Elizabeth AR, Betty S. Coffey, and Heather R. Dixon-Fowler. "Transforming good intentions into social impact: A case on the creation and evolution of a social enterprise." Journal of Business Ethics 159.3 (2019): 665-678. Abstract Process models are valuable conceptual tools to [...]

Rural social enterprise – Evidence to date, and a research agenda

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Rural social enterprise – Evidence to date, and a research agenda Cited as: Steiner, A., J. Farmer and G. Bosworth (2019). "Rural social enterprise – Evidence to date, and a research agenda." Journal of Rural Studies 70: 139-143. Abstract Text here... Paywall Visit the journal website to see access options [...]

Is social entrepreneurship a panacea for sustainable enterprise development?

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Lahore: Johar Education Society, Pakistan (JESPK), 2019 Cited as: Javed, Asad; Yasir, Muhammad; Majid, Abdul (2019) : Is social entrepreneurship a panacea for sustainable enterprise development?, Pakistan Journal of Commerce and Social Sciences (PJCSS), ISSN 2309-8619, Johar Education Society, Pakistan (JESPK), Lahore, Vol. 13, Iss. 1, pp. 1-29 Abstract The [...]

Social enterprise and market orientation: roles and relationships for the management of sustainable supply chains

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Sinergie: Italian Journal of Management Cited as: Gigliotti, M., A. Picciotti and A. Runfola (2019). "Social enterprise and market orientation: roles and relationships for the management of sustainable supply chains." Sinergie Italian Journal of Management 37(2): 167-191. Abstract "This article explores the management of sustainable supply chains by social enterprises [...]

Motivational Model of Social Entrepreneurship: Exploring the Shaping of Engagement of Social Entrepreneur

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Methodological Issues in Social Entrepreneurship Knowledge and Practice Cited as: Bhushan B. (2020) Motivational Model of Social Entrepreneurship: Exploring the Shaping of Engagement of Social Entrepreneur. In: Majumdar S., Reji E. (eds) Methodological Issues in Social Entrepreneurship Knowledge and Practice. Springer Proceedings in Business and Economics. Springer, Singapore Abstract Value [...]

Social Entrepreneur Alliance: Collaborating to Co-create Shared Value

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Methodological Issues in Social Entrepreneurship Knowledge and Practice Cited as: Barnabas N., Ravikumar M.V., Narasimhan R. (2020) Social Entrepreneur Alliance: Collaborating to Co-create Shared Value. In: Majumdar S., Reji E. (eds) Methodological Issues in Social Entrepreneurship Knowledge and Practice. Springer Proceedings in Business and Economics. Springer, Singapore The purpose of [...]

Why social enterprises pursue growth? Analysis of threats and opportunities

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Social Enterprise Journal Cited as: Tykkyläinen, S. (2019). "Why social enterprises pursue growth? Analysis of threats and opportunities." Social Enterprise Journal 15(3): 376-396. Abstract The purpose of this study is to extend theoretical understanding on social enterprises’ growth orientation. Inspiration is drawn from the fundamentals of prospect theory and threat-rigidity [...]

Societal Ethics and Social Entrepreneurship: A Cross-Cultural Comparison

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Cross-Cultural Research, 54(2-3), 180-208, Cited as: Pathak, S., & Muralidharan, E. (2020). Societal Ethics and Social Entrepreneurship: A Cross-Cultural Comparison. Cross-Cultural Research, 54(2–3), 180–208. Abstract Using multilevel modeling and data from 26 countries that include 93,439 individual-level responses on social entrepreneurship for the year 2015, we seek to understand how [...]

Unlocking the potential of rural social enterprise

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Journal of Rural Studies, Volume 70, August 2019, Pages 144-154 Cited as: Steiner, Artur, and Simon Teasdale. "Unlocking the potential of rural social enterprise." Journal of rural studies 70 (2019): 144-154. Abstract In this paper, we argue that social enterprise could represent a means of tackling rural challenges of providing [...]

Social enterprise and community resilience: Examining a Greek response to turbulent times

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Journal of Rural Studies, Volume 70, August 2019, Pages 215-224 Cited as: Apostolopoulos, Nikolaos, Robert Newbery, and Menelaos Gkartzios. "Social enterprise and community resilience: Examining a Greek response to turbulent times." Journal of Rural studies 70 (2019): 215-224. Abstract Using community resilience and institutional entrepreneurship as conceptual lens, the paper [...]

The Contribution of the Social Enterprise Sector to the UK Economy

Details Year: 2019 Published in: European Journal of Business and Management, Cited as: Kah, S. (2019). "The Contribution of the Social Enterprise Sector to the UK Economy." development 11(20). Abstract Social enterprises contribute significantly to the UK economy. Yet, their collective contributions are a hidden feat. This paper presents the development, scale and scope of [...]

Impact Investing Strategy: Managing Conflicts between Impact Investor and Investee Social Enterprise

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Sustainability Cited as: Agrawal, A. and K. Hockerts (2019). "Impact Investing Strategy: Managing Conflicts between Impact Investor and Investee Social Enterprise." Sustainability 11(15): 4117. Abstract Impact investing pursues the dual goals of creating socio-economic value for themarginalized, and ensuring net positive financial returns. Impact investing firms achieve their goals through [...]

An Organizational Approach to Understanding How Social Enterprises Address Health Inequities: A Scoping Review

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Journal of Social Entrepreneurship Cited as: Suchowerska, R., J. Barraket, J. Qian, C. Mason, J. Farmer, G. Carey, P. Campbell and A. Joyce (2019). "An Organizational Approach to Understanding How Social Enterprises Address Health Inequities: A Scoping Review." Journal of Social Entrepreneurship: 1-25. Abstract Researchers are turning greater attention to [...]

Exploring the terrain of social entrepreneurship: new directions, paths less travelled

Details Year: 2019 Published in: A research agenda for social entrepreneurship Cited as: de Bruin, Anne, and Simon Teasdale. "Exploring the terrain of social entrepreneurship: new directions, paths less travelled." A Research Agenda for Social Entrepreneurship. Edward Elgar Publishing, 2019. Abstract The field of social entrepreneurship (SE) is reaching maturity (Sassmannshausen and Volkmann 2018). However, [...]

Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Norway

Details Year: 2018 Intermediary Org: European Commission Subject This fiche is part of the study “Social enterprises and their ecosystems in Europe” and it provides an overview of the social enterprise landscape in Norway based on available information as of December 2018. Abstract Membership-based voluntary organisations contributed significantly to the creation of public welfare during [...]

Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Iceland

Subject This fiche is part of the study “Social enterprises and their ecosystems in Europe” and it provides an overview of the social enterprise landscape in Iceland based on available information as of May 2018. Details Intermediary Org: European Commission Year: 2016 Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Iceland 1 file(s) [...]

Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Poland

Subject Polish social enterprises have their roots in voluntary engagement and cooperative movements dating long before the Second World War. These traditions survived despite the communist regime and then revived in the democratic revolution after the breakthrough of 1989, enabling associations and foundations to bloom in the following years. More recently, Poland’s entry to the [...]

Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of France

Subject Although France has been a pioneer in the development of the concept of ‘social economy’, the term ‘social enterprise’ is less frequently used than in some other European countries. Details Intermediary Org: European Commission Year: 2016 Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of France 1 file(s) 962.20 KB Download Extract... The limited [...]

Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Spain

Subject The evolution and situation of social enterprises in Spain are inevitably linked to the wider framework of the social economy. Details Intermediary Org: European Commission Year: 2016 Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Spain 1 file(s) 1.19 MB Download Extract... Although other marginal roots also exist in relation to advocacy associations, [...]

Social enterprises and their eco-systems: developments in Europe

Subject All over Europe, organisations that can be defined as social enterprises have grown into an increasingly important entrepreneurial dynamic over the past few decades. Details Intermediary Org: European Commission Year: 2016 Social enterprises and their eco-systems: developments in Europe 1 file(s) 869.76 KB Download Extract... However, in spite of the wide use of the term [...]

Still standing for good – opportunities and challenges for Europe’s third sector leaders

Subject The European Commission itself has indicated its support for the role of third sector organisations as partners in the implementation of the Europe 2020 Strategy and all its seven flagship initiatives. The Commission recognises a lack of entrepreneurial skills in the third sector – a point to which EU3leader will respond directly. Details Intermediary [...]

Learning to lead III – The patchwork of leadership development for Europe’s third sector

Subject The present report outlines what we know about leadership development across Europe. It tests the hypothesis at the heart of our project that there is space for a leadership framework for the third sector. It takes the form of a report of the results of a survey of sector experts across Europe – broadly [...]

Policy brief on social impact measurement for social enterprises

Subject Social impact measurement aims to assess the social value and impact produced by the activities or operations of any for-profit or non-profit organisation. Details Intermediary Org: EU Funded Policy brief on social impact measurement for social enterpirses 1 file(s) 704.50 KB Download Extract... Key Messages Social enterprises may be requested to measure their social [...]

Europe’s next leaders: the Start-up and Scale-up Initiative

Subject Communication from the commission to the European parliament, the council, the European economic and social committee and the committee of the regions europe's next leaders: the start-up and scale-up initiative Details Intermediary Org: EU Funded Europe's next leaders: the Start-up and Scale-up Initiative 1 file(s) 423.65 KB Download Extract... High-growth firms create many more [...]

CONSIDER Video

Subject A quick video summarising the key findings of CONSIDER: tips to involve CSOs and SEs in academic research. Details Intermediary Org: Euclid Network Year: 2015 CONSIDER Video 1 file(s) 13.73 MB Download

Guidelines on involving representatives from Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) in research

Subject A series of guidelines for CSOs & SEs and other actors on how to include CSOs & Ses in academic research. Details Intermediary Org: ... Year: ... Guidelines on involving representatives from Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) in research 1 file(s) 1.88 MB Download Extract... Text here...

Social investment – strategic options for Portugal

Subject Report on social impact investing in Portugal Details Intermediary Org: Alliance for Social Impact Investing Year:2014 Social investment - strategic options for Portugal 1 file(s) 1.52 MB Download Extract... Since 2006 the French and United Kingdom markets for Social Enterprises have grown dramatically, completely changing the social sector landscape. It now operates in a [...]

What’s the European Semester?

Subject Synthetic presentation of what is the European Semester, the cycle of economic and fiscal policy coordination within the EU. Details Author: European Union (EU) Year: 2015 What's the European Semester? 1 file(s) 1.06 MB Download Extract... The Europe 2020 growth strategy –why, what and how? Why? Global economic crisis Long-term challenges Necessity of structural [...]

What will SE look like in 2020

Subject Report on the future of SE in Europe in 2020 Details Intermediary Org: British Council Year: 2014 What will SE look like in 2020 1 file(s) 230.28 KB Download Extract... It is 2013 and social enterprise has become a small but integral part of the world’s economy. Its influence and impact grows year by [...]

Webinar 19/12/2017: A Recipe Book for Social Finance

Subject A webinar to go deeper in understanding the EU agenda in the SF field and the guide. Details Intermediary organisation: Euclid Network Year: 2017 Webinar 19/12/2017: A Recipe Book for Social Finance 1 file(s) 44.22 MB Download Related Document By Mish In EU Policy, Social FinancePosted July 23, 2019A recipe book for social finance [...]

A recipe book for social finance

Subject A practical guide on designing and implementing initiatives to develop social finance instruments and markets. Details Author: European Union (EU) Year: 2016 A recipe book for social finance 1 file(s) 4.62 MB Download Extract... This guide is intended to facilitate access to social finance by encouraging investors to provide suitable supply or build capacity [...]

Political statement national SE networks

Subject Policy recommendations to the European Union Details Intermediary Org: Euclid Network Year: 2019 Political statement national SE networks 1 file(s) 624kb Download Extract... Dear MEP, Congratulations on your recent election as Member of the European Parliament. As elected representatives, you are ideally positioned to be advocates for enhancing social entrepreneurship and social innovation in [...]

Social Business Initiative

Subject Description of the Social Business Initiative Details Author: European Union (EU) Year: 2011 Social business Initiative 1 file(s) 307.74 KB Download Extract... The main objective of social businesses is to generate a significant impact on society, the environment and the local community. Social enterprises contribute to smart growth by responding with social innovation to [...]

Role of Social and Solidarity Economy for People-Oriented Inclusive Growth: Focusing on decent work, social inclusion and empowerment

Details Year: 2019 Published in: UNTFSSE: Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals: What Role for Social and Solidarity Economy? Cited as: Lee G., 2019. Role of Social and Solidarity Economy for People-Oriented Inclusive Growth: Focusing on decent work, social inclusion and empowerment. UNTFSSE: Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals: What Role for Social and Solidarity Economy? Subject Paper on Social [...]

Whence Paradox? Framing Away the Potential Challenges of Doing Well by Doing Good in Social Enterprise Organizations

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Organization Studies Cited as: Child, C. (2019). "Whence Paradox? Framing Away the Potential Challenges of Doing Well by Doing Good in Social Enterprise Organizations." Organization Studies 41(8): 1147-1167. Abstract Scholars and critics tend to regard social enterprise as a paradoxical organizational form. And yet those who are closest to the [...]

Netherlands Funding Toolkit

Subject A funding toolkit website for SE(SO)'s in the Netherlands. Explains what funding opportunities are available in NL Details Intermediary Org : Social Enterprise NL Year: 2017 Netherlands Funding Toolkit 1 file(s) 0.00 KB Download

France Funding Toolkit

Subject A funding toolkit for SE (SO)'s in France. Explains what funding opportunities are available in France Details Intermediary Organisations: Avise Year: 2019 France Funding Toolkit - pdf 1 file(s) 484.73 KB Download Extract... Map of the main financing offers dedicated to the emergence and acceleration of social economy organisations...

EU Funding Toolkit for SE(SO)’s

Subject A funding toolkit for SE support organisations. Explains what the EU is doing to support the SE finance market, especially social entrepreneurs – and how to access EU funding. Details Year: 2019 Intermediary: Euclid Network EU Funding Toolkit for SE(SO)'s 1 file(s) 1.39 MB Download Extract... In 2017, there were 2.8 million social enterprises [...]

COOL Music: a ‘bottom-up’ music intervention for hard-to-reach young people in Scotland

Details Year: 2019 Published in: British Journal of Music Education Cited as: Millar, S., Steiner, A., Caló, F., & Teasdale, S. (2020). COOL Music: A ‘bottom-up’ music intervention for hard-to-reach young people in Scotland. British Journal of Music Education, 37(1), 87-98. doi:10.1017/S0265051719000226 Abstract Community Orientated and Opportunity Learning (COOL) Music was a 12-month collaborative project [...]

Social enterprise marketing: review of literature and future research agenda

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Marketing Intelligence & Planning Cited as: Bandyopadhyay, C. and S. Ray (2019). "Social enterprise marketing: review of literature and future research agenda." Marketing Intelligence & Planning 38(1): 121-135. Abstract The purpose of this paper is to review existing literature on marketing in social enterprises (SEs). It identifies major trends and [...]

Social enterprises and the social economy going forward

Subject Exec summary & recommendations. A call for action from the Commission Expert Group on Social Entrepreneurship (GECES) Details Author: European Commission Intermediary org: Expert Group on Social Economy and Social Enterprise Year: 2016 Social enterprises and the social economy going forward 1 file(s) 185.65 KB Download Extract... The social economy and social enterprises represent [...]

Virtual social enterprise: modeling sustainability of an enterprise by digital intervention

Details Year: 2019 Published in: World Journal of Entrepreneurship, Management and Sustainable Development Cited as: Javed, A. and M. Yasir (2019). "Virtual social enterprise: modeling sustainability of an enterprise by digital intervention." World Journal of Entrepreneurship, Management and Sustainable Development 15(2): 182-196. Abstract Social enterprises (SEs) have emerged as a tool to sustainable development. SEs [...]

Social Entrepreneurship: Evolutions, Characteristics, values and motivations

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Annals of the University of Oradea: Economic Science, 28, 2019, 1, p. 63-71 Cited as: Miculaicius (Holovcsuk) Angelica, 2019. "Social Entrepreneurship: Evolutions, Characteristics, Values And Motivations," Annals of Faculty of Economics, University of Oradea, Faculty of Economics, vol. 1(1), pages 63-71, July. Abstract Social entrepreneurship has known a constant evolution [...]

Tools for local development: multi-level governance for a solidarity-based economy in Italy and France

Details Year: 2019 Published in: UNTFSSE: Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals: What Role for Social and Solidarity Economy? Cited as: Guarascio C., 2019. Tools for Local Development: Multi-level Governance for a Solidarity-based Economy in Italy and France. UNTFSSE: Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals: What Role for Social and Solidarity Economy? Subject Two case studies (Italy and [...]

The UN 2030 Agenda and Social and Solidarity Economy: Toward a Structural Change?

Details Year: 2019 Published in: UNTFSSE: Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals: What Role for Social and Solidarity Economy? Cited as: Salustri A., 2019. The UN 2030 Agenda and Social and Solidarity Economy: Toward a Structural Change? UNTFSSE: Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals: What Role for Social and Solidarity Economy? Subject Research on the role of [...]

Pathways to Sustainability in Social and Solidarity Economy Organisations: Lessons Learned from Local Change Processes towards the Sustainable Development Goals

Details Year: 2019 Published in: UNTFSSE: Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals: What Role for Social and Solidarity Economy? Cited as: Lafferty S. & Place C., 2019. Pathways to Sustainability in Social and Solidarity Economy Organisations: Lessons Learned from Local Change Processes towards the Sustainable Development Goals. Subject This study explores the experience of two SSE [...]

Unpacking the organisational diversity within the collaborative economy: The contribution of an analytical framework from social enterprise theory

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Ecological Economics Cited as: Lambert, L., T. Dedeurwaerdere, M. Nyssens, E. Severi and O. Brolis (2019). "Unpacking the organisational diversity within the collaborative economy: The contribution of an analytical framework from social enterprise theory." Ecological Economics 164: 106343. Abstract The field of the collaborative economy is characterized by a wide [...]

Exploring the social innovation process in a large market based social enterprise: A dynamic capabilities approach

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Management Decision, Vol. 57 No. 6, pp. 1399-1414. Cited as: Vézina, M., Ben Selma, M. and Malo, M.C. (2019), "Exploring the social innovation process in a large market based social enterprise: A dynamic capabilities approach", Management Decision, Vol. 57 No. 6, pp. 1399-1414. Abstract Purpose The purpose of this paper [...]

How to Encourage Social Entrepreneurship Action? Using Web 2.0 Technologies in Higher Education Institutions

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Journal of Business Ethics volume 161, pages329–350(2020) Cited as: García-Morales, V.J., Martín-Rojas, R. & Garde-Sánchez, R. How to Encourage Social Entrepreneurship Action? Using Web 2.0 Technologies in Higher Education Institutions. J Bus Ethics 161, 329–350 (2020). Abstract University students will be our future business leaders, and will have to address [...]

What Causes Social Entrepreneurship? Emancipation as an Explanatory Framework

Details Year: 2019 Published in: SSRN Electronic Journal Cited as: Sena, Santiago and Pasquini, Ricardo, What Causes Social Entrepreneurship? Emancipation as an Explanatory Framework (June 6, 2019). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3400084 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3400084 Abstract What causes the emergence of social entrepreneurship at a societal level? This paper proposes that emancipatory theory (Welzel, 2013) provides an [...]

A Viewpoint on Research for Social Business Entrepreneurship

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Public Administration Review Cited as: Desai, S. and Tyler, J.E., III (2020), A Viewpoint on Research for Social Business Entrepreneurship. Public Admin Rev, 80: 506-510. doi:10.1111/puar.13054 Abstract This Viewpoint essay outlines key considerations for research on entrepreneurship, and for social business entrepreneurship specifically, considering the wide range of forms and [...]

Entrepreneurial marketing: the missing link in social enterprise studies

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Journal of Global Entrepreneurship Research Cited as: Asgari Ghods, M. (2019). "Entrepreneurial marketing: the missing link in social enterprise studies." Journal of Global Entrepreneurship Research 9(1): 39. Abstract In spite of the recurrent emphasis on the importance of social enterprise (SEs) in the entrepreneurship literature, there has never been a [...]

Research models for financing social business: theory and practice

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Heliyon Cited as: Akbulaev, N., Y. Aliyev and T. Ahmadov (2019). "Research models for financing social business: theory and practice." Heliyon 5(5): e01599. Subject Text here... Abstract In the establishment of social enterprises with further functioning, there exists the problem of accessing investments. Therefore, theoretical and managerial aspects of the [...]

Delving into social entrepreneurship in universities: is it legitimate yet?

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Regional Studies, Regional Science, 6, 2019, 1, p. 217-232 Cited as: Ridvan Cinar (2019) Delving into social entrepreneurship in universities: is it legitimate yet?, Regional Studies, Regional Science, 6:1, 217-232 Abstract Universities have recently been pressurized to go beyond their economic conceptualization of third-mission activities and contribute to solving grand [...]

Local entrepreneurship and social services in Romania. Territorial analysis

Details Year: 2019 Published in: European Research on Management and Business Economics, 25, 2019, 2, p. 79-86 Cited as: Luminiţa Chivu (2019), Local entrepreneurship and social services in Romania. Territorial analysis, European Research on Management and Business Economics, Volume 25, Issue 2, pages 79-86 Abstract The density and typology of existing social services in a [...]

Needs Assessment of Social Enterprise Support Organisations – Morocco

Country: Morocco

Authors: O. Benhlima, M. Kabbaj & S.I. Boutaybi

Individual Social Entrepreneurship Orientation towards Development of Measurement Scale

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Asia Pacific journal of innovation and entrepreneurship ; 13(2019), 1, p 49-72 Cited as: Satar, M.S. and Natasha, S. (2019), "Individual social entrepreneurship orientation: towards development of a measurement scale", Asia Pacific Journal of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Vol. 13 No. 1, pp. 49-72. https://doi.org/10.1108/APJIE-09-2018-0052 Abstract While the literature has described [...]

Needs Assessment Report of Social Enterprises and Social Enterprise Support Organizations in the MENA Region – Egypt

Country: Egypt

Authors: H.F. Hassanein, A.M. Khairat & M.A. Waeih

The social side of international business policy mapping social entrepreneurship in South Africa

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Journal of International Business Policy, p 1-8 Cited as: Barnard, H. From the editor: The social side of international business policy – mapping social entrepreneurship in South Africa. J Int Bus Policy 2, 1–8 (2019). Abstract A project on social enterprises in South Africa yielded two key insights for international [...]

Social enterprise and the capability approach: exploring how social enterprises are humanizing business

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Journal of Nonprofit & Public Sector Marketing Cited as: Weaver, R. L. (2019). "Social Enterprise and the Capability Approach: Exploring How Social Enterprises Are Humanizing Business." Journal of Nonprofit & Public Sector Marketing: 1-26. Abstract This mixed-method empirical study applies the capability approach, a multidimensional framework for evaluating human development, [...]

Social innovations around labour questions in social enterprises – Historical perspective from case studies in Picardy

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Marché et Organisations Cited as: Celle, Sylvain. « Les innovations sociales autour du travail dans les entreprises de l’ESS – un éclairage historique à partir d’études de cas en Picardie », Marché et organisations, vol. 36, no. 3, 2019, pp. 39-60. Abstract Français L’innovation sociale est une catégorie qui a [...]

Social Entrepreneurship: Objectives, Innovation, Implementation and Impact on Entrepreneurship

Details Year: 2019 Published in: SSRN Electronic Journal Cited as: Mthembu, Anele and Brian Barnard. “Social Entrepreneurship: Objectives, Innovation, Implementation and Impact on Entrepreneurship.” Development Economics: Macroeconomic Issues in Developing Economies eJournal (2019): n. pag. Abstract The study examines social entrepreneurship from the perspective of: objective and philosophy (why social entrepreneurs are social entrepreneurs), opportunity [...]

Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Hungary

Subject This report is part of the study “Social enterprises and their ecosystems in Europe” and it provides an overview of the social enterprise landscape in Hungary based on available information as of February 2019. Details Intermediary Org: European Commission Year: 2019 Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Hungary 1 file(s) [...]

Crowdfunding and Social Entrepreneurship: Spotlight on Intermediaries

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Sustainability, 11, 2019, 4, p. 1175 Cited as: Rey-Martí, A.; Mohedano-Suanes, A.; Simón-Moya, V. Crowdfunding and Social Entrepreneurship: Spotlight on Intermediaries. Sustainability 2019, 11, 1175. Abstract This study contributes to the literature by describing how crowdfunding platforms that host social entrepreneurship projects build and preserve legitimacy. We study three intermediaries, [...]

Founder’s background as a catalyst for social entrepreneurship

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Nonprofit Management and Leadership Cited as: Yitzhak Dahan (2020), Strategy, local sociology, political philosophy: Analysis of strategy of Non‐Governmental Organizations under radical intellectual leadership, Nonprofit Management and Leadership Abstract Social entrepreneurship has a long history of practice worldwide. However, the concept has become widely popular among researchers over the last [...]

Social innovation & social entrepreneurship – conceptual insights & empirical contributions

Details Year: 2019 Published in: FG Entrepreneurship & Innovationsmanagement (EIM) – (TU Berlin) Cited as: Mostovova, E., Kratzer, J., & Ehrenhard, M L. (2019). Social innovation & social entrepreneurship: Conceptual insights & empirical contributions. Berlin: Technische Universität Berlin. Abstract The main purpose of this doctoral thesis is to improve our understanding of social innovation and [...]

Empowering communities? Exploring roles in facilitated social enterprise

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Social Enterprise Journal Cited as: Finlayson, E. and J. Roy Michael (2019). "Empowering communities? Exploring roles in facilitated social enterprise." Social Enterprise Journal 15(1): 76-93. Abstract States and development bodies are increasingly stimulating social enterprise activity in communities as an empowering social and economic development intervention. This type of development [...]

The evolution of social entrepreneurship research: a bibliometric analysis

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Social Enterprise Journal Cited as: Dionisio, M. (2019). "The evolution of social entrepreneurship research: a bibliometric analysis." Social Enterprise Journal 15(1): 22-45. Abstract The purpose of this paper is to provide an overview of research on social entrepreneurship through a bibliometric study and the use of Gartner’s (1985) framework to [...]

An updated quantitative analysis of Kerlin’s macro-institutional social enterprise framework

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Social Enterprise Journal Cited as: Coskun Muhammet, E., T. Monroe-White and J. Kerlin (2019). "An updated quantitative analysis of Kerlin’s macro-institutional social enterprise framework." Social Enterprise Journal 15(1): 111-130. Abstract This paper aims to improve upon the initial quantitative assessment of Kerlin’s macro-institutional social enterprise (MISE) framework (Monroe-White et al., [...]

Reflections on 25 years of building social enterprise education

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Social Enterprise Journal Cited as: Austin, J. and V. K. Rangan (2019). "Reflections on 25 years of building social enterprise education." Social Enterprise Journal 15(1): 2-21. Subject Text here... Abstract This paper aims to reflect on 25 years of the social enterprise initiative at the Harvard Business School, examining the [...]

The Bright Side of Hybridity: Exploring How Social Enterprises Manage and Leverage Their Hybrid Nature

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Journal of Business Ethics 159(4):1-5 Cited as: Mongelli, L., Rullani, F., Ramus, T. et al. The Bright Side of Hybridity: Exploring How Social Enterprises Manage and Leverage Their Hybrid Nature. J Bus Ethics 159, 301–305 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10551-018-4050-8 Abstract The study suggests that, under certain conditions, the involvement of a social [...]

Scaling up social innovation for sustainability: The roles of social enterprise capabilities

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Management Science Letters 9.3 (2019): 457-466. Cited as: Zainol, N., et al. "Scaling up social innovation for sustainability: The roles of social enterprise capabilities." Management Science Letters 9.3 (2019): 457-466. Abstract The scaling of social innovation is an important issue in social enterprises for sustainability. The scenario is due to [...]

The Case for a Socially Oriented Business Model Canvas: The Social Enterprise Model Canvas

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Journal of Social Entrepreneurship Cited as: Sparviero, S. (2019). "The Case for a Socially Oriented Business Model Canvas: The Social Enterprise Model Canvas." Journal of Social Entrepreneurship 10(2): 232-251. Subject Text here... Abstract The main purpose of this article is to introduce the Social Enterprise Model Canvas (SEMC), a Business [...]

Filling a void? The role of social enterprise in addressing social isolation and loneliness in rural communities

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Journal of Rural Studies Cited as: Kelly, D., A. Steiner, M. Mazzei and R. Baker (2019). "Filling a void? The role of social enterprise in addressing social isolation and loneliness in rural communities." Journal of Rural Studies 70: 225-236. Abstract Social isolation and loneliness has been classed as a major [...]

Towards an Appreciation of Ethics in Social Enterprise Business Models

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Journal of Business Ethics volume 159, pages619–634(2019) Cited as: Bull, Mike, and Rory Ridley-Duff. "Towards an appreciation of ethics in social enterprise business models." Journal of Business Ethics 159.3 (2019): 619-634. Abstract How can a critical analysis of entrepreneurial intention inform an appreciation of ethics in social enterprise business models? [...]

Boosting social entrepreneurship and social enterprise development in the Netherlands : In-depth policy review

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Paris: OECD Publishing Cited as: Aisenberg, L., et al. (2019), "Boosting social entrepreneurship and social enterprise development in the Netherlands: In-depth policy review", OECD Local Economic and Employment Development (LEED) Papers, No. 2019/01, OECD Publishing, Paris Abstract In-depth policy review| This report provides an in-depth analysis of the Dutch policy [...]

Neoliberal governing through social enterprise: exploring the neglected roles of deviance and ignorance in public value creation

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Public Administration Cited as: Teasdale, S. and P. Dey (2019). "Neoliberal governing through social enterprise: Exploring the neglected roles of deviance and ignorance in public value creation." Public Administration 97(2): 325-338. Abstract This article makes a case for paying greater attention to how informal relationships between government officials and civil [...]

Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of the Netherlands

Subject This report provides an overview of the social enterprise landscape in the Netherlands based on available information as of December 2018. The report updates a previous version, submitted by ICF Consulting Services to the European Commission in 2014. Details Intermediary Org: European Commission Year: 2019 Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report [...]

From legitimacy to learning: how impact measurement perceptions and practices evolve in social enterprise–social finance organization relationships

Details Year: 2019 Published in: VOLUNTAS: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations Cited as: Lall, S. A. (2019). "From Legitimacy to Learning: How Impact Measurement Perceptions and Practices Evolve in Social Enterprise–Social Finance Organization Relationships." VOLUNTAS: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations 30(3): 562-577. Abstract While the links between the fields of social [...]

Exploring the contribution of social enterprise to health and social care: A realist evaluation

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Social Science & Medicine Cited as: Caló, F., M. J. Roy, C. Donaldson, S. Teasdale and S. Baglioni (2019). "Exploring the contribution of social enterprise to health and social care: A realist evaluation." Social Science & Medicine 222: 154-161. Abstract Since the late 1990s social enterprises have been increasingly utilised [...]

Social entrepreneurship interventions in the HIV/AIDS sector: A social entrepreneurship–social work perspective

Details Year: 2019 Published in: International Social Work Cited as: Chandra, Y., & Shang, L. (2019). Social entrepreneurship interventions in the HIV/AIDS sector: A social entrepreneurship–social work perspective. International Social Work. Abstract Despite the growing interest in social entrepreneurship research in the social work literature, very little research examines how social entrepreneurs tackle social work [...]

Needs Assessment of Social Enterprises in the MENA Region – Palestine

Country: Palestine

Author: Professional Sky


Social Entrepreneurship Research: Past Achievements and Future Promises

Details Year: 2019 Published in: Journal of Management, 45, 2019, 1, p. 70-95 Cited as: Saebi, T., Foss, N. J., & Linder, S. (2019). Social Entrepreneurship Research: Past Achievements and Future Promises. Journal of Management, 45(1), 70–95. https://doi.org/10.1177/0149206318793196 Abstract The past decade has witnessed a surge of research interest in social entrepreneurship (SE). This has [...]

Policy Brief on Incubators and Accelerators that Support Inclusive Entrepreneurship

Details Year: 2019 Published in: ... Cited as: ... Subject Abstract Paywall Visit the journal website to see access options for this document. Access

The Missing Entrepreneurs 2019

Details Year: 2019 Published in: ... Cited as: ... Subject Polices for inclusive entrepreneurship Abstract Paywall Visit the journal website to see access options for this document. Access

Civil Society in Central and Eastern Europe: Monitoring 2019

Details Year: ... Published in: ... Cited as: ... Subject This reports provides an overview of Civil Society in Central and Eastern Europe Abstract Paywall Visit the journal website to see access options for this document. Access

Capitalism in crisis? Transforming our economy for people and planet

Details Year: 2019 Published in: ... Cited as: ... Subject The social enterprise monitor 2019 provides insight into the development of social enterprises in the UK Abstract Paywall Visit the journal website to see access options for this document. Access

Boosting Social Entrepreneurship and social enterprise development in Lithuania: in-depth policy review

Details Year: 2019 Published in: ... Cited as: ... Subject This review provides an in-depth analysis of the Lithuanian policy ecosystem in place for social entrepreneurship and social enterprises. It identifies the country’s key strengths and challenges and provides policy recommendations to support the development of a stronger policy ecosystem for social entrepreneurship and social [...]

Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Romania

Subject This report is part of the study “Social enterprises and their ecosystems in Europe” and it provides an overview of the social enterprise landscape in Romania based on available information as of December 2018. Details Intermediary Org: European Commission Year: 2018 Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Romania 1 file(s) [...]

Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Portugal

Subject This report is part of the study “Social enterprises and their ecosystems in Europe” and it provides an overview of the social enterprise landscape in Portugal based on available information as of December 2018. Details Intermediary Org: European Commission Year: 2018 Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Portugal 1 file(s) [...]

Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Denmark

Subject This report is part of the study “Social enterprises and their ecosystems in Europe” and it provides an overview of the social enterprise landscape in Denmark based on available information as of December 2018. Details Intermediary Org: European Commission Year: 2018 Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Denmark 1 file(s) [...]

Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Czech Republic

Subject This report is part of the study “Social enterprises and their ecosystems in Europe” and it provides an overview of the social enterprise landscape in Czech Republic based on available information as of December 2018. Details Intermediary Org: European Commission Year: 2018 Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Czech Republic [...]

Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Croatia

Subject This fiche is part of the study “Social enterprises and their ecosystems in Europe” and it provides an overview of the social enterprise landscape in Norway based on available information as of December 2018. Details Intermediary Org: European Commission Year: 2018 Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Croatia 1 file(s) [...]

Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Sweden

Subject This report is part of the study “Social enterprises and their ecosystems in Europe” and it provides an overview of the social enterprise landscape in Sweden based on available information as of December 2018. Details Intermediary Org: European Commission Year: 2018 Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Sweden 1 file(s) [...]

Social enterprise for elderly housing: policy for accountability and public-private responsible financing.

Details Year: 2018 Published in: Journal of Population Ageing Cited as: Ng, A.W., Leung, T.C.H. & Ka Tat Tsang, A. Social Enterprise for Elderly Housing: Policy for Accountability and Public-Private Responsible Financing. Population Ageing (2018). Abstract The ageing of societies around the world increases demand on service providers of elderly housing. Such organizations are meant [...]

Needs Assessment of Social Enterprises in the MENA Region – Jordan

Country: Jordan

Author: Daoud Law Office


Insights from a systematic review of literature on social enterprise and networks.

Details Year: 2018 Published in: Social Enterprise Journal Cited as: Littlewood, D. and Khan, Z. (2018), "Insights from a systematic review of literature on social enterprise and networks: Where, how and what next?", Social Enterprise Journal, Vol. 14 No. 4, pp. 390-409 Abstract – This paper aims to contribute to better understanding of where and [...]

The Lebanese Social Entrepreneurship Ecosystem

Country: Lebanon

Author: N. Menhall

Needs Assessment of Social Enterprises in the MENA Region – Tunisia

Country: Tunisia

Author: R. Gluhbegovic

Social Business Initiative (SBI) follow-up: Co-operation between sociale economy enterprises and traditional enterprises

Details Year: 2018 Published in: ... Cited as: ... Subject Abstract "This study’s objectives are to analyse business co-operation between social economy enterprises and traditional enterprises and provide validated recommendations to further support such co-operation. The study investigated the different patterns of co-operation, explored 16 specific aspects in greater detail and identified best practice in [...]

The motivational drivers underlying for-profit venture creation: Comparing social and commercial entrepreneurs.

Details Year: 2018 Published in: International Small Business Journal: Researching Entrepreneurship, 36: 220-241. Cited as: Clark, K. D., Newbert, S. L., & Quigley, N. R. 2018. The motivational drivers underlying for-profit venture cre- ation: Comparing social and commercial entrepreneurs. International Small Business Journal: Researching Entrepreneurship, 36: 220-241. Abstract Despite the increase in scholarship on social [...]

Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Macedonia

Subject This fiche is part of the study “Social enterprises and their ecosystems in Europe” and it provides an overview of the social enterprise landscape in Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia based on available information as of May 2018. Details Intermediary Org: European Commission Year: 2018 Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report [...]

Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Montenegro

Subject This fiche is part of the study “Social enterprises and their ecosystems in Europe” and it provides an overview of the social enterprise landscape in Montenegro based on available information as of May 2018. It describes the roots and drivers of social enterprises in the country as well as their conceptual and legal evolution. [...]

Social Entrepreneurship: a Concept Problematic

Details Year: 2018 Published in: International Journal of Advanced Research, 6, 2018, 9, p. 890-900 Cited as: Bennani, G., , Radi, S., & . (2018). SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP: A CONCEPT PROBLEMATIC. International Journal of Advanced Research, 6(9), 890-900. doi:10.21474/ijar01/7749 Abstract "Social entrepreneurship has recently seen greater attention from the public sector, as well as from researchers. However, the [...]

Individual capital and social entrepreneurship: Role of formal institutions

Details Year: 2018 Published in: Journal of Business Research, Volume 107, February 2020, Pages 104-117 Cited as: Sreevas Sahasranamam, M.K. Nandakumar, Individual capital and social entrepreneurship: Role of formal institutions, Journal of Business Research, Volume 107, 2020 Subject Text here... Abstract Drawing on capital theory and institutional theory, we hypothesize the contingent role of a [...]

French SE Support Cartography

Subject Mapping of support for incubation and acceleration of SE and social innovations + for funding + for scaling-up Details Owner: Avise Year: 2018 Language: French French SE Support Cartography 1 file(s) 3.3 MB Download Extract...

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Enterpreneurial leadership – A framework of competences for the future of Europe’s third sector

Subject The third sector is changing fast, and most third sector organisations are not adapting much to the new reality. This situation begs for a change in management culture and style. New competences are required and in-service training across Europe should adapt.  Details Intermediary Org:EU3LeaderErasmus+ Year: 2018 Enterpreneurial leadership - A framework of competences for [...]

Setting the bar of social enterprise research high. Learning from medical science.

Details Year: 2018 Published in: Social Science & Medicine Cited as: Agafonow, A. (2018). "Setting the bar of social enterprise research high. Learning from medical science." Social Science & Medicine 214: 49-56. Subject Text here... Abstract Both dysfunctional blood cells and physical exercise, despite the former being pathological and the latter completely normal, make one's [...]

Exploring social enterprise leadership development through phenomenological analysis

Details Year: 2018 Published in: Social Enterprise Journal Cited as: Ilac, E.J.D. (2018), "Exploring social enterprise leadership development through phenomenological analysis", Social Enterprise Journal, Vol. 14 No. 3, pp. 268-288. Abstract The purpose of this paper is to construct a theorized leadership development model for social enterprises based on the experiences of its current leaders, [...]

Social enterprise push or corporate social responsibility pull? The mainstreaming of fair trade.

Details Year: 2018 Published in: International Journal of Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Marketing Cited as: Grant, S, Palakshappa, N. Social enterprise push or corporate social responsibility pull? The mainstreaming of fair trade. Int J Nonprofit Volunt Sect Mark. 2018; 23:e1625. Abstract Social enterprise organizations and activities combine market‐oriented approaches with social aspirations, whereas corporate social [...]

Joint report on support demand of social enteprises operating in less developed regions of Central Europe

Subject Sentinel project tool to map support needs of SEs in central Europe Details Intermediary Org: Hungarian Charity Service of the Order of Malta Year: 2018 Joint report on support demand of social enteprises operating in less developed regions of Central Europe 1 file(s) 899.63 KB Download Extract... During the first period of the SENTINEL project, [...]

Organizational hybrids as biological hybrids: Insights for research on the relationship between social enterprise and the entrepreneurial ecosystem

Details Year: 2018 Published in: Journal of Business Venturing Cited as: McMullen, Jeffery S., 2018. "Organizational hybrids as biological hybrids: Insights for research on the relationship between social enterprise and the entrepreneurial ecosystem," Journal of Business Venturing, Elsevier, vol. 33(5), pages 575-590. Abstract Using the study of hybridization in evolutionary biology as metaphorical inspiration, I [...]

Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Lithuania

Subject This report is part of the study “Social enterprises and their ecosystems in Europe” and it provides an overview of the social enterprise landscape in Lithuania based on available information as of May 2018. Details Intermediary Org: European Commission Year: 2018 Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Lithuania 1 file(s) [...]

Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Latvia

Subject This report is part of the study “Social enterprises and their ecosystems in Europe” and it provides an overview of the social enterprise landscape in Latvia based on available information as of May 2018. Details Intermediary Org: European Commission Year: 2018 Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Latvia 1 file(s) [...]

Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Germany

Subject This report is part of the study “Social enterprises and their ecosystems in Europe” and it provides an overview of the social enterprise landscape in Germany based on available information as of May 2018. Details Intermediary Org: European Commission Year: 2018 Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Germany 1 file(s) [...]

Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Austria

Subject This report is part of the study “Social enterprises and their ecosystems in Europe” and it provides an overview of the social enterprise landscape in Austria based on available information as of May 2018. Details Intermediary Org: European Commission Year: 2018 Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Austria 1 file(s) [...]

Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Serbia

Subject This fiche is part of the study “Social enterprises and their ecosystems in Europe” and it provides an overview of the social enterprise landscape in Serbia based on available information as of May 2018. Details Intermediary Org: European Commission Year: 2018 Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Serbia 1 file(s) [...]

The EU and Your Social Enterprise

Introduces why and how the EU supports social enterprise.

Where Do We Go from Now? Research Framework for Social Entrepreneurship

Details Year: 2018 Published in: Journal of Cleaner Production, 183: 677-685. Cited as: Macke, J., Sarate, J. R., Domeneghini, J., & Silva, K. 2018. Where do we go from now? Research framework for social entrepreneurship. Journal of Cleaner Production, 183: 677-685. Abstract This paper aims at examining academic production on social entrepreneurship, in order to [...]

Assessing the value dimensions of social enterprise networks

Details Year: 2018 Published in: International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behavior & Research Cited as: Granados, M.L. and Rivera, A.M. (2018), "Assessing the value dimensions of social enterprise networks", International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behavior & Research, Vol. 24 No. 3, pp. 734-754. Abstract Purpose: Despite the importance gained by social enterprises (SEs) and the increased number [...]

Financing social entrepreneurship: The role of impact investment in shaping social enterprise in Australia

Details Year: 2018 Published in: Social Enterprise Journal Cited as: Castellas, E.I.-P., Ormiston, J. and Findlay, S. (2018), "Financing social entrepreneurship: The role of impact investment in shaping social enterprise in Australia", Social Enterprise Journal, Vol. 14 No. 2, pp. 130-155. Subject Text here... Abstract Purpose – This paper aims to explore the emergence and [...]

Reconceptualising social enterprise in the UK through an appreciation of legal identities

Details Year: 2018 Published in: International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behavior & Research Cited as: Bull, M. (2018), "Reconceptualising social enterprise in the UK through an appreciation of legal identities", International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behavior & Research, Vol. 24 No. 3, pp. 587-605. Abstract The purpose of this paper is to review current conceptualisations of social [...]

Conceptualizing and Operationalizing the Social Entrepreneurship Construct.

Details Year: 2018 Published in: Journal of Business Research, 86: 32-40. Cited as: Dwivedi, A., & Weerawardena, J. 2018. Conceptualizing and operationalizing the social entrepreneurship construct.Journal of Business Research, 86: 32-40. Abstract Addressing the need for conceptualization and operationalization of the social entrepreneurship construct, we propose a behavioral measure of social entrepreneurship orientation (SEO). We [...]

Feeling Capable and Valued: A Prosocial Perspective on the Link between Empathy and Social Entrepreneurial Intentions

Details Year: 2018 Published in: Journal of Business Venturing, 33: 333-350. Cited as: Bacq, S., & Alt, E. 2018. Feeling capable and valued: A prosocial perspective on the link between empathy and social entrepreneurial intentions. Journal of Business Venturing, 33: 333-350. Abstract Empathy is a key trait distinguishing social entrepreneurs from traditional entrepreneurs, and an [...]

Social enterprise innovation: a quantitative analysis of global patterns

Details Year: 2018 Published in: VOLUNTAS: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations Cited as: Monroe-White, T., Zook, S. Social Enterprise Innovation: A Quantitative Analysis of Global Patterns. Voluntas 29, 496–510 (2018) Abstract Social enterprise and innovation are inextricably linked in the literature (Chell et al. in Entrepr Reg Dev 22(6):485–493, 2010; Dees in Harv [...]

Social enterprise as a potential niche innovation breakout for low carbon transition.

Details Year: 2018 Published in: Energy Policy Cited as: Hillman, J., S. Axon and J. Morrissey (2018). "Social enterprise as a potential niche innovation breakout for low carbon transition." Energy Policy 117: 445-456. Subject Text here... Abstract While there is growing consensus that human behaviours need to change to a more sustainable paradigm, community driven [...]

Social Entrepreneurship in Bulgaria and Europe

Details Year: 2018 Published in: SSRN Electronic Journal Cited as: Terziev, Venelin and Arabska, Ekaterina, Social Entrepreneurship in Bulgaria and Europe (December 2017). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3142940 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3142940 Abstract In the last decade the concept of development and promotion of social economy and social entrepreneurship are part of the EU policy to tackle the [...]

The merits and limits of making do: bricolage and breakdowns in a social enterprise.

Details Year: 2018 Published in: Entrepreneurship & Regional Development Cited as: Florian Ladstaetter, Andreas Plank & Andrea Hemetsberger (2018) The merits and limits of making do: bricolage and breakdowns in a social enterprise, Entrepreneurship & Regional Development, 30:3-4, 283-309, DOI: 10.1080/08985626.2017.1413772 Abstract Despite growing literature on social entrepreneurship there is scarce research on how potentially [...]

Re-conceptualizing social value: applying the capability approach in social enterprise research

Details Year: 2018 Published in: Journal of Social Entrepreneurship Cited as: Rasheda L. Weaver (2018) Re-Conceptualizing Social Value: Applying the Capability Approach in Social Enterprise Research, Journal of Social Entrepreneurship, 9:2, 79-93 Abstract In an effort to develop a unified perspective of the term social value, this paper argues that it should be viewed through [...]

Social innovation, social enterprise, and local public services: Undertaking transformation?

Details Year: 2018 Published in: Social Policy & Administration Cited as: Sinclair, S, Mazzei, M, Baglioni, S, Roy, MJ. Social innovation, social enterprise, and local public services: Undertaking transformation? Soc Policy Admin. 2018; 52: 1317– 1331. Abstract This article discusses some of the challenges encountered in embedding effective and sustainable social enterprise and social innovation [...]

Unpacking the foundational dimensions of work integration social enterprise

Details Year: 2018 Published in: Social Enterprise Journal Cited as: Lysaght, R., Roy, M.J., Rendall, J.S., Krupa, T., Ball, L. and Davis, J. (2018), "Unpacking the foundational dimensions of work integration social enterprise: The development of an assessment tool", Social Enterprise Journal, Vol. 14 No. 1, pp. 60-70. Abstract  The goal of this exploratory, mixed [...]

Differentiating the effect of social enterprise activities on health

Details Year: 2018 Published in: Social Science & Medicine Cited as: Macaulay, B., M. Mazzei, M. J. Roy, S. Teasdale and C. Donaldson (2018). "Differentiating the effect of social enterprise activities on health." Social Science & Medicine 200: 211-217. Abstract An emerging stream of literature has focused on the ways in which social enterprises might [...]

Diversity of social enterprise models in South Korea

Details Year: 2018 Published in: VOLUNTAS: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations Cited as: Bidet, E., Eum, H. & Ryu, J. Diversity of Social Enterprise Models in South Korea. Voluntas 29, 1261–1273 (2018). Abstract In this paper, we analyse the emergence and development of social enterprise in South Korea. Our purpose is to show how different broad, [...]

Green information systems use in social enterprise: the case of a community-led eco-localization website in the West Midlands region of the UK

Details Year: 2018 Published in: Information Systems Frontiers Cited as: Gholami, R., Molla, A., Goswami, S. et al. (2018) Green information systems use in social enterprise: the case of a community-led eco-localization website in the West Midlands region of the UK. Inf Syst Front 20, 1345–1361 . Abstract This study examines the intention of environmentally-oriented social [...]

Passion for Entrepreneurship or Passion for the Product? A Conjoint Analysis of Angel and VC Decision-making

Details Year: 2018 Published in: Journal of Business Venturing, 33: 315-332. Cited as: Warnick, B. J., Murnieks, C. Y., McMullen, J. S., & Brooks, W. T. 2018. Passion for entrepreneurship or passion for the product? A conjoint analysis of angel and VC decision-making. Journal of Business Venturing, 33: 315-332. Abstract Passion is important to venture [...]

Category Membership, Identity Control, and the Reevaluation of Prosocial Opportunities

Details Year: 2018 Published in: Journal of Business Venturing, 33: 179-206. Cited as: Conger, M., McMullen, J. S., Jr. Bergman, B. J., & York, J. G. 2018. Category membership, identity control, and the reevaluation of prosocial opportunities. Journal of Business Venturing, 33: 179-206. Abstract We extend current knowledge on prosocial organizing by explaining how membership [...]

Framing social enterprise as post-growth organising in the diverse economy.

Details Year: 2018 Published in: Management Revue Cited as: Houtbeckers, Eeva, 2018. "Framing Social Enterprise as Post-Growth Organising in the Diverse Economy," management revue - Socio-Economic Studies, Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft mbH & Co. KG, vol. 29(3), pages 257-280. Subject Text here... Abstract Organising for post-growth society is called for to enable living on our finite planet. [...]

The Brabant Outcomes Fund’s first expedition

Details Year: 2018 Published in: ... Cited as: ... Abstract This first round of the Brabant Outcomes Fund proved to be an educational expedition. An exploration of a new funding method for an even more beautiful province. One that is open, inclusive and green, and in which the government, entrepreneurs and investors adopt active roles. [...]

Learning to lead II – contemporary theories of enterpreneurship and leadership

Subject Contemporary theories of entrepreneurship and leadership Details Intermediary Org: European Commission Year: 2017 Learning to lead II - contemporary theories of enterpreneurship and leadership 1 file(s) 851.01 KB Download Extract... The present paper presents a ‘State of the Art’ review on the literature on leadership and leadership development the Third Sector (Part 3). It [...]

Boosting social enterprise development – good practice compendium

Subject Inequality and persistent unemployment for vulnerable groups in particular have come to the fore as priority policy issues, not only with respect to social justice but also with respect to economic growth. Details Intermediary Org: OECD European Commission Year: 2017 Boosting social enterprise development - good practice compendium 1 file(s) 2.27 MB Download Extract... [...]

Learning to lead I – An overview of European Qualification Instruments

Subject The present paper analyses the relevance of existing European tools for qualifications and competences, with particular reference to the EntreComp. This covers the development and availability of European tools for education and training. Details Intermediary Org:EU3LeaderErasmus+ Year: 2017 Learning to lead I - An overview of European Qualification Instruments 1 file(s) 746.60 KB Download [...]

Venture Philanthropy Glossary

Subject Series of definitions of key terms in the social finance world. Details Intermediary Org: EVPA Year: 2017 Venture Philanthropy Glossary 1 file(s) 240.71 KB Download Extract... VP is a high-engagement and long-term approach to generating social impact through three practices: Tailored financing: using a range of financial instruments (including grants, debt, equity and hybrid [...]

Organisations Supporting Early Stage Social Entrepreneurs in Africa

Details Year: 2017 Cited as: Global Social Entrepreneurship Network, 2017. Organisations Supporting Early Stage Social Entrepreneurs in Africa. Mapping Report. Subject Mapping of organisations supporting early stage social entrepreneurs in Africa. Abstract This mapping is one of the outputs of a project led by the Global Social Entrepreneurship Network to improve the effectiveness and reach [...]

Social Entrepreneurship in Tunisia: Achievements and Ways Forward

Details Year: 2017 Cited as: World Bank. 2017. Social entrepreneurship in Tunisia : achievements and ways forward (English). Washington, D.C. : World Bank Group. Subject This paper examines the current state of the social enterprise sector in Tunisia and its potential for contributing to the country`s development objectives. Abstract This paper examines the current state [...]

Economic Inequality and Social Entrepreneurship

Details Year: 2018 Published in: Business & Society, 57(6), 1150-1190, Cited as: Pathak, S., & Muralidharan, E. (2018). Economic Inequality and Social Entrepreneurship. Business & Society, 57(6), 1150–1190. Abstract This article explores the extent to which income inequality and income mobility—both considered indicators of economic inequality and conditions of formal regulatory institutions (government activism)—facilitate or constrain the [...]

Social Enterprise Development in the Middle East and North Africa: A Qualitative Analysis of Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt and Palestine

Details Year: 2017 Cited as: "Halabi, S., Kheir, S., Cochrane, P. (2017). Social Enterprise Development in the Middle East and North Africa: A Qualitative Analysis of Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt and Occupied Palestine. Cairo, Egypt and Beirut, Lebanon. Wamda." Subject A Qualitative Analysis of social enterprise development in the Middle East and North Africa. Abstract The [...]

Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Ireland

Subject Viewed as a small but growing part of the enterprise base, there is widespread acceptance of the contribution of social enterprise to national social and economic development. Rooted in a rich social economy tradition, the term ‘social enterprise’ first came to prominence in Irish policy discourse in the 1990s and was typically viewed as [...]

Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Belgium

Subject This report provides an overview of the roots, concept, legal evolution, numbers and eco-system of social enterprise in Belgium and the challenges it faces.  Details Intermediary Org:European Commission Year: 2016 Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Belgium 1 file(s) 831.47 KB Download Extract... In the first section, a number of [...]

Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Italy

Subject The history of social enterprise in Italy is closely linked to the evolution of its welfare system and spans nearly forty years, encompassing diverse trends across the various organisational types that make up the social enterprise spectrum. Details Intermediary Org: European Commission Year: 2016 Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of [...]

Policy brief on scaling the impact of social enterprises

Subject Policies for social entrepreneurship. Social enterprises contribute to addressing today’s key social challenges – including poverty, social exclusion and unemployment – as well as overcoming gaps in general-interest service delivery. They also promote sustainable development and new ways of doing business, drawing on local assets and supporting job creation while generating tax revenues and [...]

Formulation mission and mapping: Support to Social Business Ecosystems in the Southern Mediterranean Countries

Details Year: 2016 Cited as: Cerritelli W.E, Doumit G., Menhall N., Samad O.A., 2016. Formulation mission and mapping: Support to Social Business Ecosystems in the Southern Mediterranean Countries. Synthesis Report. Subject The paper provides a description and analysis of: • Social business ecosystems' needs and constraints in the Mediterranean Partner Countries; • Policy initiatives developed [...]

Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Slovakia

Subject The transition to a market economy stimulated the emergence of plurality within civil society initiatives that had been either dissolved or had become part of the Communist state system, and opened new pathways for entrepreneurial initiatives.  Details Intermediary Org: European Commission Year: 2016 Social enterprise and their eco-system: A European mapping report of Slovakia [...]

Memo to the GECES

Subject An Open Memo to the EU Social Business Expert Group presenting eight priorities and three specific initiatives to keep social enterprise moving in Europe and its single market. Signed by EN, Mouves, SENL, SE UK Details Intermediary Org: Euclid Network Year: 2015 Memo to the GECES 1 file(s) 334.07 KB Download Extract... 11 September [...]

Directive 2014/23/eu of the European parliament and of the council

Subject Directive 2014/23/eu of the European parliament and of the council of 26 February 2014 regimenting the award of concession contracts in Europe. Details Author: European Union (EU) Year: 2014 Directive 2014/23/eu of the European parliament and of the council 1 file(s) 1.23 MB Download Extract... The absence of clear rules at Union level governing [...]

Social business Initiative FAQ

Subject Frequently Asked Questions about the social business initiative Details Author: European Union Year: 2011 Social Business Initiative FAQs 1 file(s) 36kb Download Extract... Why is the European Commission proposing this initiative? The growth potential of the social business model in the Single Market is not being exploited fully. Social businesses find it difficult to [...]