New England Journal of Entrepreneurship: Volume 24 Issue 2 , Open Access


Table of contents - Special Issue: Social Entrepreneurship

Guest Editors: Andres Felipe Cortes, Timothy Reilly

Social entrepreneurship in SMEs: a note on three essential questions

Andres Felipe Cortes, Younggeun Lee

This research note discusses three essential and practical questions related to social entrepreneurship and social activities in small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs): What…


Exploring the motivation of social entrepreneurs in creating successful social enterprises in East Africa

Caroline Njeri Wanyoike, Matilda Maseno

This paper aims to investigate the motivations of social entrepreneurs in East Africa to create a social enterprise and their identified links to successful social…


Immigrant-owned small businesses' participation in diaspora philanthropy: a case study during the COVID-19 outbreak

Ximeng Chen

The concept of diaspora philanthropy contains the following two components: diasporas, who are individuals who live outside of their homelands but maintain a sense of identity…


Change through chaos: using bricolage in cross-sector social partnerships

Melissa Intindola, Laurel Ofstein

The purpose of this paper is to explore bricolage as the missing link in understanding how cross-sector social partnerships form and operate in response to grand challenges. It is…

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  • Andres Felipe Cortes
  • Younggeun Lee