The For-Benefit Enterprise

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Creator

Sabeti, Heerad

Title

The For-Benefit Enterprise

Date Issued

2011

Publisher

Harvard Business Review

Subject

Economic Models
Management systems
Social economy

Type

Article

Abstract

We are in a new era. For-profit businesses are tackling social and environmental issues, nonprofits are developing sustainable business models, and governments are forging market-based approaches to service delivery. Out of this blurring of traditional boundaries, a different model of enterprise is emerging, driven by entrepreneurs who are motivated by social aims.