Case Studies in Social Entrepreneurship: The oikos collection Vol. 4
Publication date: 1 October 2014
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This book is an essential resource for the increasing number of facilitators who wish to help students learn about the promise and pitfalls of social enterprise. This new volume of social entrepreneurship case studies highlights cases from around the globe authored by teachers from around the globe. The selected cases span many industries and geographic contexts; nevertheless, they are connected by a shared ambition: to highlight the power of entrepreneurship to solve social problems. The cases are clustered in three different sections: Socially oriented Enterprise Cases - Health and Fair trade; Ecologically oriented social enterprises; and Corporate Social Entrepreneurship. Case Studies in Social Entrepreneurship will be an essential purchase for educators and is likely to be a widely used as a course textbook at all levels of management education.