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  • Optimizing for Impact: Managing investments to meet goals for impact – and expectations of regulators

    Originally posted 9.13.21 on ImpactAlpha. NEW: The United Nations Development Programme and CASE at Duke have released a free online training for global enterprises and investors on impact measurement and management for the SDGs.  CASE and ImpactAlpha will launch Optimizing for Impact, a …

  • Fuqua students manage a portfolio with an ESG and sustainable finance strategy

        If we have one job at CASE, it’s to prepare our students to be leaders on a changing planet – one with significant social and environmental challenges. And through our CASE i3 Initiative on Impact Investing, we have …

  • Register Now for “Smart Scaling: Map Your Path”

    Get right what so many organizations get wrong about scale. How can you ensure that you don’t waste your time pursuing the wrong scaling strategy? How can you access more – and different types of – funding to power scale? …

Discovery, Validation, & Inspiration: The 2021 Summer Internship Fund Recipients

MBA summer internships are a time of great discovery, validation, and inspiration – and the Fuqua Summer Internship Fund (SIF) enables students to learn about the rewards and challenges of social sector management without making a significant financial sacrifice.  (Related, …

NEXT GEN VOICES: Introducing CASE Scholar Shreyas Chandra Shekar

In India, a farmer commits suicide every 48 minutes. The majority of India’s population (58%, or 800M people), depends on agriculture as the primary income source. Of those individuals, 86% have an average of 0.6 hectares of land (half the …