A collection of research, case studies, presentations, and videos, all crowd-sourced from top thinkers in the shared value community and curated by the Initiative.

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This article, which was the winner of the McKinsey Award for the Best Harvard Business Review Article in 2006, also served a key role in the evolution of the shared value concept.  Learn More
This article was published in the Harvard Business Review in 2002 and served as one of the first articles that led to the evolution of the shared value concept.  Learn More
More and more examples are emerging of companies taking a new shared value approach, which puts consideration of societal value at the heart of the business and involves the development of strategies which have the potential to create real long term... Learn More
In this interview, Porter explores the role of social entrepreneurship in the context of a larger transformation of capitalism.  Learn More
Although shared value can be delivered in a variety of ways, this report proposes a model of service delivery that represents a potential avenue for shared value creation.  Learn More

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This blog post refers to an article that illustrates the mindset shift required to create shared value, orginally published in the Harvard Business Review book  “Passion and Purpose.” Learn More
The Nestle concept of corporate social responsibility.  Learn More
Measurement approaches that link social and business results are vital to unlocking shared value for companies and scalable solutions to social problems. This article offers a step by step process for measurement, starting with a well-developed... Learn More
This report explores how companies are redefining business strategies to create shared value across five sectors: food, beverages, and agriculture; health care; financial services; extractives and natural resources; and housing and construction. It... Learn More

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Is your organization working on a project that's producing both business and social results? Learn what others are doing and share your shared value example.
 

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