Assessing Social Impact of Social Enterprises: Does One Size by Cecilia Grieco

By Cecilia Grieco

This booklet explores the variety of Social influence evaluate (SIA) types and descriptions a self-assessment on versions to help social marketers. The chapters hint the idea that and origins of social entrepreneurship and elicits present implementation of SIA types by way of social agencies. the excellent evaluate of over 75 SIA versions could be particularly precious for social marketers and researchers.

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5 The role of innovation in defining SE Author(s) Year Definition Zadek and Thake 1997 Austin et al. 2006 Light 2006 Hartigan 2006 Tracey and Jarvis 2007 OECD 2010 The underlying drive for SE is […] that the activity is characterized by innovation, or the creation of something new rather than simply the replication of existing enterprises or practices [SE] is innovative, social value creating activity that can occur within or across the non-profit, business, or government sectors A social entrepreneur is an individual, group, network, organization, or alliance of organizations that seeks sustainable, large-scale change through pattern-breaking ideas in what or how governments, non-profit and business do to address significant social problems SE follows the transformation of entrepreneurship in a progressive way.

34 2 Conceptualizing Social Entrepreneurship Castellano, F. L. (2003). Una sociedad “de cambio y no de beneficencia”. El asociacio-nismo en la España liberal. CIRIEC-ESPAÑA, 44, 199–228. Certo, S. , & Miller, T. (2008). Social entrepreneurship: Key issues and concepts. Business Horizons, 51, 267–271. , & Monzón, J. L. (2012). The social economy in the European Union. European Economic and Social Committee, 1–116. , & Matear, M. (2010). Social entrepreneurship: Why we don’t need a new theory and how we move forward from here.

Yunus, M. (2003). Banker to the poor: The story of the Grameen Bank. Aurum Press Limited. , & Thake, S. (1997). Send in the social entrepreneurs. New Statesman, 26(7339), 9–31. Zamagni, S. (2006). Dalla filantropia d’impresa all’imprenditorialità sociale. East, 6. , & Lyons, M. (2009). Recent approaches to measuring social impact in the third sector: An overview. Centre for Social Impact, Background Paper, n. 5. http://www. pdf Chapter 3 Is Doing Good, Good Enough? Assessing Social Impact Abstract In this chapter the topic of social impact assessment (SIA) is addressed in its meanings and implications.

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