Essays about: "Social Entrepreneurs"

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  1. 1. It’s time for Africa: Opportunities and Challenges for Social Entrepreneurs in Sub-Saharan Africa

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Jessica Almqvist; Johanna Thulin; [2018-07-03]
    Keywords : Social entrepreneurship; Opportunity identification; Knowledge; Sub-Saharan Africa; Challenges;

    Abstract : MSc in International Business and Trade.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Akerselva The Right Side of The Brain

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Mikaela Wigström; [2018]
    Keywords : Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : Oslo has until now been divided into the west and east, separated by categories of economic and social class as well as a physical barrier, the river, Akerselva. The west predominantly represents people of middle to upper class, whereas the east represents the middle to lower class people. READ MORE

  3. 3. Implementing an Address System in Uganda : How will it Affect Commerce?

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : THERESE JERNBECK; [2018]
    Keywords : Uganda; address system; digital solution; infrastructure; commerce; Uganda; adressystem; digitala lösningar; infrastruktur; handel;

    Abstract : Uganda is a low-income country in eastern Africa which has experienced social and economic improvements since the mobile phone was launched (Deloitte, GSMA, and Cisco, 2012). The positive attitude towards mobile solutions contributes to the country´s growth in the international world, even if some circumstances are blocking the full potentials (African Development Bank, 2014). READ MORE

  4. 4. Walking the Tightrope - An exploratory study of how Stockholm-based social enterprises manage the dilemma of embeddedness and disembeddedness

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Anna Lena Hügel; Erika Ni; [2018]
    Keywords : social entrepreneurship; embeddedness; dilemma of embeddedness and disembeddedness; social networks;

    Abstract : Social entrepreneurship is a rising field of research and, in practice, a concept that bridges the public and private sector to offer solutions to social crises. With this thesis, we aim to contribute to the emerging body of literature by applying the concept of embeddedness to social entrepreneurship and investigating the dilemma of embeddedness and disembeddedness. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Manila Model: Exploring the Junction of Social Entrepreneurship and the Supporting Ecosystem : A Study of New Generation Social Enterprises in the Philippines

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Axel Lundberg; Jonathan Lennström Nyström; [2018]
    Keywords : social entrepreneurship; entrepreneurial ecosystems; social enterprises; developing countries; Philippines; sustainable development;

    Abstract : Background: Social entrepreneurship has lately gained wide recognition as a promising avenue to develop market-driven solutions to improve lives of the marginalised. While identified as an emerging topic in academics, literature is still limited and heavily biased towards the context of western countries. READ MORE