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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Michael Porter sees huge opportunities for corporations to use capitalism as a driver to tackle social problems via the creation of shared value. Adopting environmentally sustainable policies has been shown to be good for busi- nesses, e.g. through... Learn More
FSG illuminates the potential of shared value in this short motion graphic. See how GE, InterContinental Hotels Group, and Nestlé are using this approach successfully. Please share this video with your networks to lend a deeper understanding of the... Learn More
Do you want to know why Shared Value is all the rage? How can it solve problems, create opportunities and add to your bottom line? Phil Preston explains Shared Value in 3 minutes (well, ok, it took 4 and a bit...) Learn More
This article, which was published in the Stanford Social Innovation Review in 2011, provides executive perspectives on implementing shared value. 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

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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
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
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

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