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Measuring social impact – the conceptual and empirical advancement of an emergent concept

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This thesis develops a theoretical foundation for measuring social impact. It focuses on 'social purpose organisations', for example non-profit organisations. Its original contribution lies in the conceptual proposition of measuring social impact through assessing how an organisation enhances social productivity by creating capitals, for instance social, cultural or political capital. It proposes measuring capitals as an alternative to currently prevalent metrics surrounding: (1) costs and...

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DPhil
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Doctoral
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University of Oxford
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2018-03-28

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