Microfinance: no silver bullet, but if customers could become the focus, do we hit RESET? ht.ly/upf0A
“Digitizing Savings Circles for the Base of the Pyramid” ht.ly/upePc is scalability possible?
China BLITZ! $330 billion in hopes for 4th down tackle on water pollution ht.ly/ubQTm
China outspends US in $15B Smart Grid Market ht.ly/ubP3d
Dec172013Is it Wrong for Business to Profit from the Poor?
Global Poverty Solutions, Social Entrepreneurship
Mohammad Yunus is a nice man. He’s also very smart, innovative, a risk-taker — and a winner of the Nobel Prize for Peace. However, he is sometimes wrong. And he’s most certainly wrong when he insists, as he has done so frequently in recent years both in his books and in public appearances, that the… Read More »
Design Revolution, Sustainable Economic Development
By Jack Keller, P.E., Paul Polak, Paul Storaci, and Robert Yoder A note from Paul Polak: This is the last paper my dear friend and soul brother, Jack Keller, wrote, He died recently at the age of 85 at an IDE social gathering, in the middle of an animated discussion on politics, He put down… Read More »