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1.

The Dynamics of Crowdfunding: An Exploratory Study

Journal of Business Venturing, Volume 29, Issue 1, January 2014, Pages 1–16,
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 12 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
Downloads 27,787
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Governance Matters VII: Aggregate and Individual Governance Indicators, 1996-2007

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4654
Number of pages: 105 Posted: 20 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2008
Working Paper Series
Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank Institute
Downloads 17,999
3.

Social Networks that Matter: Twitter Under the Microscope

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 12 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
Stanford University, Hewlett-Packard Laboratories, Bristol and HP Labs
Downloads 15,759
4.

Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid: A Mirage

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1035, California Management Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Jul 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 11,977
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Crowdfunding: Tapping the Right Crowd

Journal of Business Venturing, 2014, 29(5), 585-609, CORE Discussion Paper No. 2011/32
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 30 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
GREQAM, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University and SKEMA Business School

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Downloads 11,235
6.

Understanding and Developing Strategic Corporate Social Responsibility

Organizational Dynamics, Vol. 37, pp. 125-144, 2008
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Jun 2008
Accepted Paper Series
UNSW Australia and Corporate Relief Pharmacist
Downloads 5,824
7.

The Public Value Scorecard: A Rejoinder and an Alternative to 'Strategic Performance Measurement and Management in Non-Profit Organizations' by Robert Kaplan

Hauser Center for Nonprofit Organizations Working Paper No. 18
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 05 May 2003
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Kennedy School of Government - Hauser Center
Downloads 5,393
8.

Corporate Social Responsibility and Social Entrepreneurship

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Dec 2005
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business

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Downloads 4,698
9.

The Case Against Corporate Social Responsibility

Goldman School of Public Policy Working Paper No. GSPP08-003
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 25 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2008
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 4,334
10.

Social Entrepreneurship - The Contribution of Individual Entrepreneurs to Sustainable Development

IESE Business School Working Paper No. 553
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 19 Apr 2005
Working Paper Series
Stanford PACS and University of Navarra - IESE Business School
Downloads 3,810
11.

Social Entrepreneurship and Social Transformation: An Exploratory Study

Hauser Center for Nonprofit Organizations Working Paper No. 15
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Nov 2002
Working Paper Series
Harvard Graduate School of Education, Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government - Hauser Center and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 3,657
12.

The Influence of CSR Disclosure On Corporate Governance and Company Performance

SMC Working Paper
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 18 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2009
Working Paper Series
Mezzoco
Downloads 3,325
13.

Five Dimensions of Effective Leadership: A Meta-Analysis of Leadership Attributes & Behaviors

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
Saint Leo University
Downloads 3,153
14.

Crowdfunding Social Ventures: A Model and Research Agenda

Lehner, O. M. (2013). Crowdfunding social ventures: a model and research agenda. Venture Capital, 15(4), 289-311.
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment
Downloads 3,071
15.

An Empirical Examination of the Antecedents and Consequences of Contribution Patterns in Crowd-Funded Markets

Information Systems Research, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management, New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Temple University - Department of Management Information Systems
Downloads 2,994
16.

Corporate Social Responsibility in a Corporate Governance Framework

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 23 May 2007
Working Paper Series
Nanyang Technological University (NTU) - Division of Economics and University of Groningen
Downloads 2,915
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18.

Microfinance in India: An Overview of Microfinance and SWOT Analysis of Microfinance

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 2,851
19.

Civic Crowdfunding: Participatory Communities, Entrepreneurs and the Political Economy of Place

Number of pages: 173 Posted: 18 May 2014 Last Revised: 23 May 2014
Working Paper Series
Center for Work, Technology and Organizations
Downloads 2,762
20.

The Golden Circle of Innovation: What Companies Can Learn from NGOs When It Comes to Innovation

Modern Marketing for Non-Profit Organizations: International Perspectives, S. Smyczek, ed., Katowice: University of Economics in Katowice Publishing House, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 27 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 26 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Avans University, Avans University and Avans University
Downloads 2,690
21.

Determinants of Successful Entrepreneurship: A Review of the Recent Literature

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Sep 2008
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 2,676
22.

Globalization, NGOs and Multi-Sectoral Relations

Hauser Center for Nonprofit Org. Working Paper No. 1
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 12 Jan 2001
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government - Hauser Center, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Harvard University - Kennedy School of Government - Hauser Center and University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs
Downloads 2,668
23.

The Relevance of Forensic Accounting to Financial Crimes in Private and Public Sectors of Third World Economies: A Study from Nigeria

Proceedings of The 1st International Conference on Governance Fraud Ethics and Social Responsibility, June 11-13, 2009
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Ilorin
Downloads 2,586
24.

Group Membership, Relationship Banking and Loan Default Risk: The Case of Online Social Lending

Banking and Finance Review, 7(2)
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 31 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Pepperdine University - Graziadio School of Business and Management
Downloads 2,582
25.

Can Microfinance Reduce Portfolio Volatility?

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 10 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and New York University (NYU) - Wilf Family Department of Politics

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Downloads 2,541
26.

Marrying the Macro- and Micro-Prudential Dimensions of Financial Stability

BIS Paper No. 1
Number of pages: 392 Posted: 22 Jul 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Downloads 2,464
27.

Social Entrepreneurship: Towards an Entrepreneurial Culture for Social and Economic Development

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Apr 2007
Working Paper Series
Ashoka: Innovators for the Public
Downloads 2,454
28.

Corporate Social Responsibility, Good Corporate Governance and the Intellectual Property: An External Strategy of the Management to Increase the Company's Value

National Conference on Management Research, Makassar, November 27, 2008
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 25 May 2012
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Brawijaya and University of Brawijaya
Downloads 2,261
29.

Foundations of Entrepreneurship

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 30 Apr 2007
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Downloads 2,261
30.

Corporate Social Responsibility in China: An Analysis of Domestic and Foreign Retailers' Sustainability Dimensions

Business Strategy and the Environment, Vol. 19, No. 5, pp. 289-303, 2010
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 30 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Amsterdam Business School, Jilin University-Lambton College (JULC) and University of Amsterdam Business School
Downloads 2,115
31.

Outreach and Efficiency of Microfinance Institutions

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 Jun 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Groningen - Department of Economics, Econometrics and Finance and University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business
Downloads 2,038
32.

Why Crowdfunding Projects Can Succeed: The Role of Proponents’ Individual and Territorial Social Capital

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 25 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
Polytechnic University of Milan - Dipartimento di Ingegneria Gestionale, University of Pisa - DESE and Politecnico di Milano
Downloads 2,026
33.

A Framework for Regulating Microfinance Institutions

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2061
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 1,933
34.

An Integrative Framework for Reporting in Social Entrepreneurship

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 10 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
Technische Universität München - Center for Entrepreneurial and Financial Studies, University of Hamburg and Technische Universität München (TUM) - Center for Entrepreneurial and Financial Studies (CEFS)
Downloads 1,927
35.

Sustainable Development: How Social Entrepreneurs Make it Happen

IESE Business School Working Paper No. 611
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 19 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
Stanford PACS and University of Navarra - IESE Business School
Downloads 1,913
36.

Islamic Microfinance Development: Challenges and Initiatives

Islamic Research & Training institute Policy Dialogue Paper No. 2
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 16 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2009
Working Paper Series
Islamic Development Bank and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,908
37.

A Conceptual Framework of Corporate Social Responsibility and Innovation

Global Journal of Business Research, v. 6 (5) pp. 85-96, 2012
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 29 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Mons
Downloads 1,904
38.

Shareholder Primacy's Corporatist Origins: Adolf Berle and 'The Modern Corporation'

Journal of Corporation Law, Vol. 34, Pg. 99, 2008, U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 07-24, Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 1021273
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 16 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 13 May 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School and University of Pennsylvania Law School - Institute for Law and Economics
Downloads 1,899
39.

Global Recession and Microfinance in Developing Countries: Threats and Opportunities

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore - Department of Business Administration
Downloads 1,892
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New Dimensions of Sustainability Through Social Entrepreneurship

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 08 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2014
Working Paper Series
Doon Business School
Downloads 1,881
41.

Innovations in Microfinance - Looking beyond Income Poverty

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 21 Apr 2009
Working Paper Series
St. Aloysius Evening College
Downloads 1,877
42.

Does Banking Competition Affect Innovation?

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 13 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University - Department of Finance, Cornell University - SC Johnson College of Business - Finance Department, Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance and State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo
Downloads 1,858
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A Survey on Microfinance for Developing Countries: A Social Responsible Investment Opportunity

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 14 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2015
Working Paper Series
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore - Department of Business Administration
Downloads 1,784
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Islamic Mutual Funds as Faith-Based Funds in a Socially Responsible Context

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca - Department of Business Administration, Finance, Management and Law and University of Bari - Department of Business Studies and Private Law
Downloads 1,781
45.

Wisdom or Madness? Comparing Crowds with Expert Evaluation in Funding the Arts

Management Science, Forthcoming, Harvard Business School Working Paper No. 14-116
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 01 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School and Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit
Downloads 1,749
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Is the Socially Responsible Corporation a Myth? The Good, Bad and Ugly of Corporate Social Responsibility

Academy of Management Perspectives, May 2009
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 29 Mar 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Leeds - Leeds University Business School (LUBS)
Downloads 1,748
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Cultural Differences and Geography as Determinants of Online Pro-Social Lending

MIS Quarterly, Forthcoming, Fox School of Business Research Paper No. 14-021
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 29 May 2013 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management, New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business and Temple University - Department of Management Information Systems
Downloads 1,740
48.

Employment, Not Microcredit, is the Solution

Ross School of Business Paper No. 1065
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Feb 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Downloads 1,738
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Scaling-Up Microfinance for India's Rural Poor

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3646
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 Jul 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank Group - Finance and Private Sector Division (WBIFP) and National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER)
Downloads 1,725
50.

Organization Development for Social Change

HANDBOOK OF ORGANIZATION DEVELOPMENT, Sage Publications, 2004
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 24 Nov 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government - Hauser Center, United for a Fair Economy and Management Assistance Group
Downloads 1,714