Community-based organizations play a larger role in deciding development projects than local politicians.
Activism against companies can stigmatize them with politicians.
Men find environmentally friendly products threatening to their masculinity.
People are more likely to stick with crowdfunding efforts if they join teams.
Transforming into banks has given microfinance institutions greater sustainability, but perhaps at the cost of mission drift.
While communities can benefit from the entry of more welfare nonprofits, there is a point after which greater numbers are counterproductive.
Executives fail to support corporate social responsibility more from a lack of moral motivation than from ignorance of the facts.
Worries about the negative effects of unconditional cash transfers to relieve poverty are greatly exaggerated.
Disapproval of welfare recipients who use their benefits to buy “ethical” but costly items is widespread.
Corporations that suffer from reputational threats often form unlikely alliances with social activist groups.