This course will define the emerging trend of social entrepreneurship and social innovation. It will use cases and a selected list of readings to illustrate the typical life-cycle of social enterprise formation: from innovation and ideation, to opportunity assessment, to raising capital and team formation, to the ultimate scale, sustainability, and impact of a social enterprise. Given Professor Khwaja’s expertise in development and education, he will lead a module on education innovation and systems change during the middle of the course.
Faculty: Brian Trelstad, Senior Lecturer (HBS) and Asim Khwaja
Term Start Date: January 28, 2020
Meet Day: Wed/Thur/Fri
Meet Time: 1:15pm-3:15 pm
Location: Aldrich 210 (HBS)