Author

John Loder

Publication Type

Journal Article

Publication Date

2011

Abstract

A financial tool from Wall Street is being adapted in the social market to nurture early interventions and incentivise capital flow. As John Loder reports, social impact bonds promise two fundamental shifts—for governments to overcome the politics of fear and for private investors to fund social causes with impact.

Discipline

Business Law, Public Responsibility, and Ethics | Political Science | Social Policy | Social Welfare

Publication

Social Space

Copyright Owner and License

Copyright © 2011 by Lien Centre for Social Innovation

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