Paul Polak is one of the leading voices in social enterprise, and a man on a mission: to convince the world that socially responsible for-profit business is the best tool for alleviating global poverty.
That belief has formed the basis for his non-profits (International Development Enterprises and D-Rev) for-profits (Windhorse International), and books (Out of Poverty and the upcoming The Business Solution to Poverty).
|The Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid: Eradicating Poverty Through Profits :: Amazon The world's most exciting, fastest-growing new market is where you least expect it: at the bottom of the pyramid. Collectively, the world's|
|Next Generation Business Strategies for the Base of the Pyramid: New Approaches for Building Mutual Value :: Amazon During the last decade, first-generation "Base of the Pyramid" (BoP) ventures focused primarily on "finding a fortune at the BoP" by selling|
|Putting the Poor First: How Base of the Pyramid Ventures Can Learn from Development Approaches :: Amazon In order to make progress toward the UN Millennium Development Goals and particularly in terms of poverty alleviation business has a pivotal|