Alex Nicholls


Oxford, UK


Social Innovation and entrepreneurship


Social Finance, Social Bonds, social impact investing

Professor Alex Nicholls is Professor of Social Entrepreneurship within the Skoll Centre for Social Entrepreneurship at Saïd Business School, University of Oxford. He is also a Fellow in Management at Harris Manchester College, University of Oxford. His research interests range across several key areas within social entrepreneurship and social innovation, including: the nexus of relationships between accounting, accountability and governance; public and social policy contexts; impact investing; and Fair Trade.

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Posted by: on October 27, 2017

The CrESSI Project

The CrESSI project explores the economic underpinnings of social innovation, with a particular focus on how policy and practice can enhance the lives of the most marginalised and disempowered citizens in society. The four-year project funded by the EC was commenced in February 2014 and brings together 8 European partners led by University of Oxford. […]

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