Books & Journals

BOOKS AND JOURNALS PEOPLE
Solution Revolution http://www.solutionrevolutionbook.com William Eggers is a leading authority on government reform. He is responsible for research and thought leadership for Deloitte’s Public Sector industry practice.

Paul Macmillan is the Global Public Sector Leader for Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited, Paul is responsible for the firm’s client service innovation to support public purpose organizations around the world. He is a founding leader of the Institute of Public Administration of Canada (IPAC)-Deloitte Public Sector Leadership Awards Paul was recently invited to contribute his expertise to the OECD Observatory of Public Sector Innovation as a member of its Associates Group.

Philanthrocapitalism: How Giving Can Save the World Matthew Bishop is US Business Editor and New York Bureau Chief of The Economist

Michael Green is Executive Director of the Social Progress Imperative. His books deal with a particular interest in how capitalism can better serve people and planet.

SuperCorp: How Vanguard Companies Create Innovation, Profits, Growth, and Social Good Rosabeth Moss Kanter holds the Ernest L. Arbuckle Professorship at Harvard Business School, where she specializes in strategy, innovation, and leadership for change. “50 most powerful women in the world” (Times of London). “50 most influential business thinkers in the world” (Accenture and Thinkers 50 research) 2002 was named “Intelligent Community Visionary of the Year” by the World Teleport Association.
How to Change the World: Social Entrepreneurs and the Power of New Ideas David Bornstein is a journalist and author who specializes in writing about social innovation. He has written three books on social entrepreneurship. He is the founder of dowser.org, a news site that reports on social innovation. Solutions Journalism — rigorous reporting about responses to social problems.

Fixes – solutions column in The New York Times

Wikinomics: How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything Don Tapscott, author of how the internet offers alternative ways to tackle global problems that contrast with traditional structures like the United Nations or national governments
Reverse Innovation Vijay Govindarajan, professor of international business at Dartmouth´s Tuck School of Business, who coined the phrase “reverse innovation” to describe products and services designed for emerging markets that are then exported into western economies
Responsible Leadership Sir Mark Moody- Stuart ran Shell as managing director from 1991-2001 and as chairman from 1998-2001 – and was also chairman of Anglo American, the mining group, from 2002-09. The book is a memoir that looks back thoughtfully to draw lessons about the role of business in reducing poverty and promoting human rights.
The Power of Impact Investing: Putting Markets to Work for Profit and Global Good Judith Rodin, President, Rockefeller Center

Margot Brandenburg

The Frugal Innovator Charles Leadbeater

Mexico City, where a $5-a-month healthcare system for mobile phone users called MedicallHome

machine that can make bricks cheaply and quickly from dirt, used by Mexican housing scheme Echale a Tu Casa

 

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