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Student Diaries

In Their Own Words

Each year, students in the Tamer Center for Social Enterprise travel the world and their neighboring communities in hopes of causing long-term social improvements near and far. These are their stories.

Read Dimitra DeFotis MS '08 story

Read Alan Cordova MBA '08 story

Read Lindsay Pollak  MBA '08 story

Student papers published in the Chazen Web Journal of International Business

Enterprising India: Profits and the Poor
By Dimitra DeFotis ’08

Rwanda: Efforts Toward a Private-Sector Economy
By Lauren Weber ’07

Exploring Ecotourism in Ecuador
By Lucia Darino ’06.

Corporate Social Responsibility: An Emerging Form of Risk Management in Europe
By Stephanie Sewell King ’05, Dorit Matthews ’05, Marie Wiltz MIA ’05.

Grameen Bank: Taking Capitalism to the Poor
By Schuyler Roach Heuer ’04, Raji Kalra ’04, Evaristus Mainsah ’04, and Qiulin Zhang, MPA ’04.

Working from the Heart: An Exploration of What Propels 12 Quality Social Entrepreneurs
By Helena Plater-Zyberk ’06.

At The End Of The Beginning: The Formalization Of Property Rights In Emerging Markets
By J. Michael Graglia ’02.

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