The Resource Measuring and improving social impacts : a guide for nonprofits, companies, and impact investors, Marc J. Epstein and Kristi Yuthas, (electronic resource)

Measuring and improving social impacts : a guide for nonprofits, companies, and impact investors, Marc J. Epstein and Kristi Yuthas, (electronic resource)

Label
Measuring and improving social impacts : a guide for nonprofits, companies, and impact investors
Title
Measuring and improving social impacts
Title remainder
a guide for nonprofits, companies, and impact investors
Statement of responsibility
Marc J. Epstein and Kristi Yuthas
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Philanthropic NGOs, foundations, and corporations face endlessly competing needs when deciding to invest or donate for maximum social impact. This book fills an enormous gap by providing a system to measure, operationalize, and improve any organization's impact investments
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Epstein, Marc J
Dewey number
658.408
Index
index present
LC call number
HG4515.13
LC item number
.E67 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Yuthas, Kristi
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Investments
  • Social responsibility of business
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Industrial Management
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Management
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Management Science
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Organizational Behavior
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / NGOs (Non-Governmental Organizations)
Label
Measuring and improving social impacts : a guide for nonprofits, companies, and impact investors, Marc J. Epstein and Kristi Yuthas, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Preface; Introduction; Part 1 What Will You Invest?; 1 The Social Impact Creation Cycle; 2 Understanding the Investor; Part 2 What Problem Will You Address?; 3 Understanding the Problem; 4 Understanding the Investment Options; Part 3 What Steps Will You Take?; 5 How Social Impacts Are Created; 6 Linking Actions to Impacts; Part 4 How Will You Measure Success?; 7 Measurement Basics; 8 Measurement Approaches; 9 Measuring Your Impact; Part 5 How Can You Increase Impact?; 10 Social Impact Measurement Maturity; 11 Amplifying Your Impact; 12 Call to Action
  • Social Impact Self-AssessmentNotes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; About the Authors
Control code
ocn870590901
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 254 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781609949785
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0500000398
System control number
(OCoLC)870590901
Label
Measuring and improving social impacts : a guide for nonprofits, companies, and impact investors, Marc J. Epstein and Kristi Yuthas, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Preface; Introduction; Part 1 What Will You Invest?; 1 The Social Impact Creation Cycle; 2 Understanding the Investor; Part 2 What Problem Will You Address?; 3 Understanding the Problem; 4 Understanding the Investment Options; Part 3 What Steps Will You Take?; 5 How Social Impacts Are Created; 6 Linking Actions to Impacts; Part 4 How Will You Measure Success?; 7 Measurement Basics; 8 Measurement Approaches; 9 Measuring Your Impact; Part 5 How Can You Increase Impact?; 10 Social Impact Measurement Maturity; 11 Amplifying Your Impact; 12 Call to Action
  • Social Impact Self-AssessmentNotes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; About the Authors
Control code
ocn870590901
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 254 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781609949785
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0500000398
System control number
(OCoLC)870590901

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