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Social Franchising

Editors: Alon, I. (Ed.)

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Social franchising represents a third generation form of franchising development, after trade-name and business-format franchising. At the intersection of social enterprise and micro finance literatures, this book reviews a variety of social franchising formats across a number of developing countries.

About the authors

Ilan Alon is Cornell Professor of International Business at Rollins College and a visiting scholar at Georgetown University, USA. A prolific author on global franchising, Dr. Alon's books include: Global Franchising Operations Management: Cases in International and Emerging Markets Operations (FT Press, 2012), Franchising Globally: Innovation, Learning and Imitation (Palgrave, 2010), Service Franchising: A Global Perspective (Springer, 2005), International Franchising in Industrialized Markets: Western and Northern Europe (CCH Inc., 2003), International Franchising in Industrialized Markets: North America, Pacific Rim and Other Developed Countries (CCH Inc., 2002), International Franchising in Emerging Markets: China, India, and Other Asian Countries (CCH Inc., 2001), International Franchising in Emerging Markets: Central and Eastern Europe and Latin America (CCH Inc., 2001), The Internationalization of US Franchising Systems (Garland Publishing, 1999).

Table of contents (6 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Alon, Ilan

    Pages 1-7

  • Social Franchising as Organizational Format — An Overview

    Toit, Anita

    Pages 8-32

  • Overcoming Institutional Challenges in Microfranchising

    Christensen, Lisa Jones (et al.)

    Pages 33-47

  • The Scope for Scaling Up Social Enterprises in China

    Norton, Michael

    Pages 48-60

  • Access Afya: Micro-Clinic Health Franchise Designed for Scale

    McKague, Kevin (et al.)

    Pages 61-79

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eBook $54.99
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Softcover $67.50
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  • ISBN 978-1-349-49827-7
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Social Franchising
Editors
  • I. Alon
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-45584-0
DOI
10.1057/9781137455840
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-45582-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-49827-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 99
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