Resources: Social Innovation Articles and Reports

Here you can find some key articles and documents about Social Innovation

  1. Strategic Collaboration Between. Nonprofits and Businesses. James E. Austin. Harvard Business School
  2.  Nambisan, S. “Platforms for Collaboration”, Stanford Social Innovation Review, Summer 2009.
  3. Howaldt, J./ Schwarz, M. “Social Innovation: Concepts, research fields and international trends”, IMO international monitoring, 2010.
  4. “Let’s hear those ideas”The Economist. August 12, 2010. Retrieved December, 2010.
  5. Goldsmith, Stephen (March, 2010). The Power of Social Innovation: How Civic Entrepreneurs Ignite Community Networks for Good. Jossey-Bass.
  6. Gavron, Dench e ds Young at 80, Carcanet Press, London, 1995 for a comprehensive overview of one of the world’s most successful social innovators
  7. Chambon, J.-L, David, A. and Devevey, J.-M (1982), Les Innovations Sociales, Presses Universitaires de France, Paris
  8.  Mumford, M.D. (2002) Social Innovation: Ten Cases from Benjamin Franklin, Creativity Research Journal, 14(2), 253-266
  9. Innovation in the Public Sector an overview of thinking about innovation in the public sector, published by the UK government’s Strategy Unit in 2003
  10.  Ready or Not? published by The Young Foundation in 2007 about the need for public sector organisations to innovate
  11. Nichols; Social Entrepreneurship, Oxford University Press 2007
  12. design companies article by Forbes magazine about how companies are innovating in the way they offer services
  13. Innovation in open source article by harvard business school about innovation in open source
  14.  Westley,Zimmerman and Patton; Getting to Maybe;Toronto, Random House 2006
  15. Nambisan, S. “Transforming Government through Collaborative Innovation”, IBM Center for the Business of Government, April 2008
  16. James A. Phills Jr., Kriss Deiglmeier, & Dale T. Miller “Rediscovering Social Innovation”Stanford Social Innovation Review Fall 2008.
  17. various studies by Greg Dees and others and the study published by NESTA In and out of sync: growing social innovations, London 2007
  18. ^ Kohli, J. and Geoff Mulgan (2007) Capital Ideas. How to Generate Innovation in the Public Sector. The Young Foundation and Center for American Progress
  19. ^ Murray, R., Caulier- Grice and Geoff Mulgan (2010) The Open Book of Social Innovation. The Young Foundation and NESTA
  20. ^ Mulgan, Ali, Tucker; Social innovation: what it is, why it matters, how it can be accelerated, published by Said Business School, Oxford, 2007
  21. ^ MacCallum, D., Moulaert, F., Hillier, J. and S. Vicari (Eds) (2009) Social Innovation and Territorial Development. Ashgate, Aldershot. ISBN 978-0754672333
  22. ^ Is Social Innovation the Future of Economy?, ParisTech Review, Dec. 2011