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Title Sustainability challenges and solutions at the base of the pyramid : business, technology and the poor / edited by Prabhu Kandachar and Minna Halme
Published Sheffield, U.K. : Greenleaf Pub., [2008]
©2008
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 532 pages) : illustrations
Contents pt. I. Inclusive markets and BoP strategies -- pt. II. Local enterprises at the BoP : cooparative effors -- pt. III. Are BoP consumers and citizens included? -- pt. IV. Capabilities, opportunities and challenges for MNCs in developing BoP business -- pt. V. Sustainability challenges and solutions
Summary Around the turn of the millennium it had become painfully evident that development aid, charity or ""global business-as-usual"" were not going to be the mechanisms to alleviate global poverty. This book takes a bottom-up human-centred approach and examines examples that engage the poor in BoP product and service development
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Poverty.
Small business.
Sustainable development.
Form Electronic book
Author Halme, Minna.
Kandachar, Prabhu.
ISBN 1909493775 (electronic bk.)
9781909493773 (electronic bk.)
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