Predicting organizational responsiveness to poverty: Exploratory model and application to Brazil and the United States

@inproceedings{Lobel2013PredictingOR,
  title={Predicting organizational responsiveness to poverty: Exploratory model and application to Brazil and the United States},
  author={Sharon Alisa Lobel},
  year={2013}
}
Despite the fact that widespread, severe poverty is part of the national context in many countries, the private sector has done little to end world poverty and hunger. Among the many challenges to effective private sector engagement, understanding how to increase organizational motivation in this direction is essential. A model is developed to explain how four characteristics of the national context (issue salience of poverty, field cohesion of powerful stakeholders, field distance between rich… CONTINUE READING