Managerial Economics of Non-Profit Organizations (Routledge by Marc Jegers

By Marc Jegers

This is the 1st publication of its sort to assemble the microeconomic insights at the functioning of non-profit companies, complementing the wide variety of books at the administration of non-profit firms by way of in its place concentrating on either theoretical and empirical paintings.

Jegers starts by means of contemplating definitions of non-profit enterprises earlier than reading the commercial cause at the back of their life, the call for for them and its implications on their functioning. the ultimate chapters examine the industrial idiosyncrasies of the non-profit organisations, concentrating on the fields of strategic administration, advertising, accounting and finance.


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Social Purpose Enterprises: Case Studies for Social Change by Jack Quarter,Sherida Ryan,Andrea Chan

By Jack Quarter,Sherida Ryan,Andrea Chan

Social function corporations: Case reports for Social Change offers case stories of twelve firms that function in a transforming into area of interest in the Canadian social economic system: market-based entities supported by way of a nonprofit association and operated for the good thing about a team who lives at the margins of society.

Using a number of examine tools, the participants learn the paintings of social objective organisations in more than a few companies together with foodstuff provider, baby care, furnishings, courier prone, and microfinance. Combining the adventure of lecturers and practitioners, each one bankruptcy analyses the commercial, social, and coverage implications of the case.

Building on study released in Researching the Social Economy (2010) and Businesses with a Difference (2013), Social objective Enterprises offers a priceless source for these keen on the becoming push to inspire market-based strategies for these at the social margins. 

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The Logic Model Guidebook: Better Strategies for Great by Lisa Wyatt Knowlton,Cynthia C. Phillips

By Lisa Wyatt Knowlton,Cynthia C. Phillips

The good judgment version Guidebook bargains transparent, step by step help for developing good judgment types and the modeling strategy in various contexts. Lisa Wyatt Knowlton and Cynthia C. Phillips describe the constructions, methods, and language of common sense versions as a strong device to enhance the layout, improvement, and implementation of software and association switch efforts. The textual content is more desirable by means of quite a few visible studying courses (sample types, checklists, workouts, worksheets) and lots of new case examples. The authors offer scholars, practitioners, and starting researchers with sensible aid to enhance and increase types that mirror wisdom, perform, and ideology. The Guidebook bargains a number new utilized examples. The textual content comprises common sense types for review, discusses archetypes, and explores demonstrate and which means. In a big contribution to courses and organisations, it emphasizes caliber through elevating matters like plausibility, feasibility, and strategic offerings in version creation.

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Public Management: Theory and Practice by Konrad Raczkowski

By Konrad Raczkowski

Public administration is absolutely an stated zone of administration technology, yet with meager empirical examine. This ebook takes this problem and offers a unprecedented research of public administration from the point of view of 12 best Ministers of Poland who ruled among 1989 and 2014. the writer positive aspects the ideas, perform and demanding situations of public administration by means of employing direct interviews with the leading Ministers in response to the classical administration capabilities of making plans, association, course and controlling. The ebook additionally offers a theoretical inquiry which redefines public administration via breaking clear of the conventional paradigm of public administration, and introducing a 'mega-organizational' figuring out of the kingdom inside new institutional economics.

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First World Hunger Revisited: Food Charity or the Right to by G. Riches,T. Silvasti

By G. Riches,T. Silvasti

Is nutrition reduction the way in which of the longer term? What are the clients for built-in public regulations proficient by means of the best to nutrients? First international starvation Revisited investigates the increase of meals charity and corporately subsidized nutrition banks as powerful and sustainable responses to expanding starvation and meals poverty in twelve wealthy 'food-secure' societies.

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Civil Society Contributions to Policy Innovation in the PR by A. Fulda

By A. Fulda

This ebook specializes in the query of even if and the way civil society may perhaps give a contribution to coverage innovation. because the concentration of civil society learn is usually extra at the constraints on civil society by way of the nation and no more at the organization and results of civil society corporations the authors supply a clean and fruitful perspective.

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Bringing Citizen Voices to the Table: A Guide for Public by Carolyn J. Lukensmeyer

By Carolyn J. Lukensmeyer

This very important source deals seven field-tested strategies for public managers to assist them maximize citizen engagement as they enforce the President's Open govt Directive. The center options for Citizen Engagement are: identify hyperlinks to Decision-Makers; verify Demographic range; Create possibilities for trained Participation; Maximize instruments of Facilitated Deliberation; realize Shared Priorities; determine transparent concepts for motion; and maintain Citizen Engagement. The booklet comprises undertaking and management case experiences from significant federal companies that elucidate the seven ideas within the context of real-world matters and challenges.

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Board Governance in Bank Foundations: The Italian Experience by Chiara Leardini,Gina Rossi,Sara Moggi

By Chiara Leardini,Gina Rossi,Sara Moggi

 Bank foundations serve an incredible objective within the Italian nonprofit quarter. This ebook provides the criminal grounds, components of intervention, and uncomplicated instruments fascinated by the asset administration and grant-making actions that such corporations adopt. a different emphasis makes a speciality of the analyses of the organizational constitution of financial institution foundations and the appropriate features of governance, really in regards to the composition, roles, and duties of financial institution origin forums. the final relief within the assets to which they've got entry calls for a brand new technique that essentially defines long term objectives and the mandatory systems to accomplish them. the subject of strategic making plans is for that reason additionally relevant to this article, which examines its peculiarities, content material and governing our bodies. The research of a few case reports presents a greater realizing of the style within which foundations interpret strategic making plans and reveals strengths and weaknesses that call for cautious attention.

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CSR und Strategisches Management: Wie man mit Nachhaltigkeit by Thomas Wunder

By Thomas Wunder

Dieses Buch zeigt, wie Nachhaltigkeit in Geschäftsstrategien übertragen und erfolgreich umgesetzt werden kann. Es macht deutlich, welche Relevanz gesellschaftliche Anforderungen für die Wettbewerbsvorteile von morgen haben. Nachhaltiges strategisches administration strebt eine Symbiose von wirtschaftlicher, ökologischer und sozialer Wertschöpfung an. Hierbei geht es weniger um moralisch-ethische Aspekte, sondern um das Identifizieren und Ergreifen von unternehmerischen Chancen. Ob Shared worth, Social Innovation oder Sustainable enterprise versions – im Kern haben alle diese neueren betriebswirtschaftlichen Konzepte eine Schlüsselbotschaft: Ein Unternehmen kann seine Wettbewerbsfähigkeit verbessern und langfristig wirtschaftlich erfolgreich sein, indem es mit seinem Kerngeschäft systematisch Gutes für die Gesellschaft tut. Das Buch liefert hierzu Anknüpfungspunkte für Strategieinhalte und Strategieprozesse, zeigt aber auch Fallstricke und Paradoxien auf. Es regt die wissenschaftliche Diskussion an und gibt Unternehmen vielseitige, praxisrelevante und zukunftsorientierte Impulse für ihre Strategiearbeit.

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Corporate Social Responsibility Reporting in China by Kwang-Yong Shin

By Kwang-Yong Shin

The CSR record has turn into a crucial device that can support organizations to establish concepts and construct their center expertise. This ebook offers quite a number circumstances from diverse industries. in response to the research of the company survival surroundings, it issues out the need and value of CSR. The booklet analyzes the present scenario and improvement development of CSR in China, in addition to its foreign constructing development. by means of interpreting the administration framework and formula means of the CSR document, this publication presents companies with guiding rules for getting ready the CSR report.

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