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Profiting from Pain: social impact bonds and social policy

Meghan Joy and John Shields

Social Impact Bonds (SIBs) are a social policy tool that claims to solve complex policy problems, such as homelessness, unemployment, and recidivism, through the scientific methods of financial modelling. 1,091 more words

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More Public Service Philanthrocapitalism

BY DOMINIC WIGHTMAN

Overhearing conversations in a restaurant is impolite. Nonetheless, it’s impossible not to. And far too frequently one hears “the Government must do this” and “the Government should pay for that”. 1,197 more words

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