The Resource Building social business : the new kind of capitalism that serves humanity's most pressing needs, Muhammad Yunus with Karl Weber., (electronic resource)

Building social business : the new kind of capitalism that serves humanity's most pressing needs, Muhammad Yunus with Karl Weber., (electronic resource)

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Building social business : the new kind of capitalism that serves humanity's most pressing needs
Title
Building social business
Title remainder
the new kind of capitalism that serves humanity's most pressing needs
Statement of responsibility
Muhammad Yunus with Karl Weber.
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Language
eng
Summary
Muhammad Yunus, the practical visionary who pioneered microcredit and won the 2006 Nobel Peace Prize, has developed a new dimension for capitalism which he calls "social business." By harnessing the energy of profit-making to the objective of fulfilling human needs, social business creates self-supporting, viable commercial enterprises that generate economic growth even as they produce goods and services that make the world a better place. Here, Yunus shows how social business has gone from being a theory to an inspiring practice, adopted by leading corporations, entrepreneurs, and social activists across Asia, South America, Europe and the US. He demonstrates how social business transforms lives; offers practical guidance for those who want to create social businesses of their own; explains how public and corporate policies must adapt to make room for the social business model; and shows why social business holds the potential to redeem the failed promise of free-market enterprise.--From publisher description
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yunus, Muhammad
Dewey number
658.4/07
Index
index present
LC call number
HD60
LC item number
.Y85 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Weber, Karl
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social responsibility of business
  • Social entrepreneurship
  • Capitalism
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Corporate Governance
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Leadership
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Organizational Development
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Workplace Culture
  • Capitalism
  • Social entrepreneurship
  • Social responsibility of business
  • Business
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Building social business : the new kind of capitalism that serves humanity's most pressing needs, Muhammad Yunus with Karl Weber., (electronic resource)
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https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=85354A13-5400-4228-B1BB-90D19F55A1AB
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Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: social business-from dream to reality -- Why social business? -- Growing pains : lessons in adaptation and change from the story of -- Grameen danone -- Launching a social business -- To cure one child : a social business approach to health care -- Legal and financial frameworks for social business -- "Social R&D" : Grameen veolia explores new ways to serve human needs -- Creating a social business infrastructure -- Glimpses of tomorrow : the future of social business -- Social business and the current crisis
Control code
o680283479
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 226 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781586488635
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0500000185
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o680283479
  • (OCoLC)680283479
Label
Building social business : the new kind of capitalism that serves humanity's most pressing needs, Muhammad Yunus with Karl Weber., (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=85354A13-5400-4228-B1BB-90D19F55A1AB
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: social business-from dream to reality -- Why social business? -- Growing pains : lessons in adaptation and change from the story of -- Grameen danone -- Launching a social business -- To cure one child : a social business approach to health care -- Legal and financial frameworks for social business -- "Social R&D" : Grameen veolia explores new ways to serve human needs -- Creating a social business infrastructure -- Glimpses of tomorrow : the future of social business -- Social business and the current crisis
Control code
o680283479
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 226 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781586488635
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0500000185
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o680283479
  • (OCoLC)680283479

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