Book Reviews

Interview with Ted London (Part 2 of 2)

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A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of interviewing Ted London, a Senior Research Fellow at the William Davidson Institute and faculty member at the Ross [...]

Interview with Ted London (Part 1 of 2)

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A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of interviewing Ted London, a Senior Research Fellow at the William Davidson Institute and faculty member at the Ross [...]

Book Review: Acts of Faith by Eboo Patel

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How many times have you had a young person look up to you and follow your every lead? Growing up, my four younger siblings all looked up to me in one way or [...]

Things Fall Apart: A Book That Stirs the Spirit

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Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe is a powerful narrative that is both exhilarating and touching.  Though the novel doesn’t necessarily carry a direct [...]

Half the Sky

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Usually it takes me at least a few weeks to read any book, but when I picked upHalf the Sky by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn I was immediately captivated [...]

Philanthrocapitalism: How Giving Can Save the World

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I’ve been eager to readPhilanthrocapitalism: How Giving Can Save the World by Matthew Bishop and Michael Green for some time now; the book has always [...]

Small Change: Why Business Won’t Save the World

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Earlier this year, Michael Edwards published a book titled “Small Change: Why Business Won’t Save the World” in response to a book that has been out for [...]

Social Entrepreneurship: What Everyone Needs to Know

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The renowned author David Bornstein, in conjunction with the CEO of BRAC, Susan Davis, is just about to release a new book titled “Social Entrepreneurship [...]

The Blue Sweater

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The Blue Sweater by Jacqueline Novogratz begins with a touching anecdote about how Jacqueline realized as early as the 1980s how truly interconnected the world [...]

Capitalism at the Crossroads by Stuart Hart

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In the second edition of “Capitalism at the Crossroads” Stuart Hart makes a very strong case for MNCs to start thinking about the bottom of the pyramid [...]