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MGMT 271
Funding Social Impact
Spring

This elective focuses on how philanthropy and other sources of funding help drive impact, focusing on philanthropy and exploring how new models have emerged to be more strategic. The readings, discussions, and guest speakers will focus on a wide range of philanthropic models including “crowd-funding”, “corporate”, “venture”, and “engaged” philanthropy as well as traditional models. Other trends, tools, and fundamentals of funding impact (e.g. collective impact and impact investing) as well as common pitfalls, will be covered through readings, case studies, and guest speakers.

Course Credit:
3

Instructor(s):
Seth Barad

Note(s):
Open to graduate students only.
Open to graduate students only.

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Last Updated: 3/15/18