- 01 Dec 2015
It’s no easy feat to manage hybrid organizations, which combine the social mission of a nonprofit with the revenue model of a for-profit business. Julie Battilana and colleagues explain how hybrids can find success with a business model dubbed “spaces of negotiation.” Open for comment; 0 Comment(s) posted.Read More
With Pfizer just the latest major US firm to seek tax breaks through a corporate inversion, we revisit Professor Mihir Desai's remedy: fix the tax code.
- 30 Nov 2015
- Research & Ideas
Elizabeth A. Keenan and colleagues find that charitable donors are willing to stomach the idea of overhead costs—as long as they know someone else’s donation is covering them. A field study helped one organization nearly triple its solicited donations. Open for comment; 0 Comment(s) posted.
What do you think?
- 04 Nov 2015
SUMMING UP Why does having more women in leadership positions make for more successful companies? James Heskett's readers offer a variety of theories. Closed for comment; 0 Comment(s) posted.
New Working Papers
Scholarly papers that describe original research in a narrow field of study.
- 23 Nov 2015
- 20 Nov 2015
Impact Evaluation Methods in Public Economics: A Brief Introduction to Randomized Evaluations and Comparison with Other Methods
- 19 Nov 2015
The US Experiment with Fair Trade Laws: State Police Powers, Federal Antitrust, and the Politics of 'Fairness', 1890–1938
- 17 Nov 2015
The Research Exchange
The Research Exchange is a way for faculty and corporate partners to collaborate on the following field studies.