Palgrave Studies in Impact Finance

Social Impact Investing Beyond the SIB

Evidence from the Market

Editors: La Torre, Mario, Calderini, Mario (Eds.)

Free Preview
  • Highlights recent research in the impact investing field 
  • Provides research from an international network of universities and scholars including also those in the Scientific Committee of Social Impact Agenda per l’Italia.
  • Analyzes new trends in social impact measurement, including a Spanish case study
  • Assesses whether social responsible investments will reduce risk without a negative impact on returns by analyzing the risk-return trade-off over different time horizons
see more benefits

Buy this book

eBook 95,19 €
price for Germany (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-78322-2
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover 123,04 €
price for Germany (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-78321-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover 123,04 €
price for Germany (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-030-08674-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
About this book

This book provides a preliminary attempt to understand the impact investors’ preferences and characteristics.  It offers an empirical insight of the main features characterizing social risk of Social Impact Bonds (SIBs) and explores the correlation existing between social risk and financial return.  It assesses case studies of social impact investment architectures and their legal and operational limits. It also analyzes new trends in social impact measurement, focusing on the Spanish and Swedish experiences. The book concludes with a road map of priorities and policy strategy for social impact investments development.   


About the authors

Mario La Torre is Full Professor in Banking and Finance at the University of Rome “La Sapienza”. His main research areas are banking and financial intermediaries, financial markets and financial innovation. He is expert in ethical finance, impact finance and microfinance, as well as audiovisual and art financing. He is editor of the book series “Palgrave Studies in Impact Finance” published by Palgrave MacMillan. He has been member of the G8 Taskforce on Social Impact Investments.

Mario Calderini is Full Professor in Social Innovation at the School of Management of Politecnico di Milano and he is Director of Tiresia, Centre of Research on Social Innovation and Social Impact Investments. He is President of the Scientific Committee of the Social Impact Agenda per l’Italia and he was previously member of the Social Impact Investment Task-Force. His main research areas are social impact investments and social innovation.    


Table of contents (9 chapters)

Table of contents (9 chapters)
  • Introduction

    Pages 1-4

    La Torre, Mario (et al.)

  • Investing with Impact: An Integrated Analysis Between Academics and Practitioners

    Pages 5-45

    Carè, Rosella (et al.)

  • Social Risk and Financial Returns: Evidences from Social Impact Bonds

    Pages 47-68

    Scognamiglio, Elisabetta (et al.)

  • The Use of Payment by Results in Healthcare: A Review and Proposal

    Pages 69-113

    Rizzello, Alessandro (et al.)

  • Impact Investing Innovation: Bringing Together Public, Private and Third Sectors to Create Greater Value: The Case of the Public Private Partnership Initiative for the New Public Hospital of Treviso

    Pages 115-140

    Addarii, Filippo (et al.)

Buy this book

eBook 95,19 €
price for Germany (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-78322-2
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover 123,04 €
price for Germany (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-78321-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover 123,04 €
price for Germany (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-030-08674-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

Services for this book

Loading...

Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Social Impact Investing Beyond the SIB
Book Subtitle
Evidence from the Market
Editors
  • Mario La Torre
  • Mario Calderini
Series Title
Palgrave Studies in Impact Finance
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-78322-2
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-78322-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-78321-5
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-08674-9
Series ISSN
2662-5105
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 225
Number of Illustrations
7 b/w illustrations, 25 illustrations in colour
Topics