The Relevance of Systems Thinking in the Quest for Multifinal Social Enterprises

@article{Dzombak2014TheRO,
  title={The Relevance of Systems Thinking in the Quest for Multifinal Social Enterprises},
  author={Rachel Dzombak and Chanakya Mehta and Khanjan Mehta and Sven G. Bilen},
  journal={Systemic Practice and Action Research},
  year={2014},
  volume={27},
  pages={593-606}
}
Abstract Human deprivation and suffering around the world are increasing despite the efforts of traditional aid-based approaches focused on alleviating poverty and improving the quality of life for marginalized communities. There is ample evidence that billions of dollars in aid money have been expended on development projects that are fundamentally unsustainable. On the other hand, social enterprises, which improve lives and livelihoods through practical market-based approaches, are growing in… CONTINUE READING