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Measuring Social Impact– Swedish organizations and their involvement with social ventures

Von Malortie, Linnea LU and Döring, Fredrik (2013) FEKH99 20122
Department of Business Administration
Abstract
Methodology: A qualitative study of Swedish organizations which were interviewed with help of semi-structured questionnaires

Theoretical perspectives: Theories have been selected with regard to our research question of measuring social value. Moreover there has been put emphasis on the understanding of different terms and definitions.

Empirical foundation: Four different organizations operating in similar fields were analyzed. From each organization one individual was interviewed who works around our research question.

Conclusions: Conclusions indicate among others the existence of a new type of investor that does not enter a financial collaboration but contributes with expertise and networking relations to make social ventures... (More)
Methodology: A qualitative study of Swedish organizations which were interviewed with help of semi-structured questionnaires

Theoretical perspectives: Theories have been selected with regard to our research question of measuring social value. Moreover there has been put emphasis on the understanding of different terms and definitions.

Empirical foundation: Four different organizations operating in similar fields were analyzed. From each organization one individual was interviewed who works around our research question.

Conclusions: Conclusions indicate among others the existence of a new type of investor that does not enter a financial collaboration but contributes with expertise and networking relations to make social ventures more sustainable. (Less)
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author
Von Malortie, Linnea LU and Döring, Fredrik
supervisor
organization
alternative title
How do Swedish organizations measure social impact when investing in social ventures?”
course
FEKH99 20122
year
type
M2 - Bachelor Degree
subject
keywords
social entrepreneurs, social investors, impact investment, social venture capitalist, social value, samhällsentreprenör, social innovation
language
English
id
3460627
date added to LUP
2013-02-12 11:27:35
date last changed
2013-02-12 11:27:35
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Theoretical perspectives: Theories have been selected with regard to our research question of measuring social value. Moreover there has been put emphasis on the understanding of different terms and definitions. 

Empirical foundation: Four different organizations operating in similar fields were analyzed. From each organization one individual was interviewed who works around our research question. 

Conclusions: Conclusions indicate among others the existence of a new type of investor that does not enter a financial collaboration but contributes with expertise and networking relations to make social ventures more sustainable.},
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  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {Measuring Social Impact– Swedish organizations and their involvement with social ventures},
  year         = {2013},
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