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Cambridge Network: Why affordability is not enough in attracting poorer customers

People at the ‘Bottom of the Pyramid’ seek products and services that are ‘aspirational’ and not only low-cost, says article in Stanford Social Innovation Review co-authored by Professor Jaideep Prabhu of Cambridge Judge Business School. “Evidence from various emerging markets…

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Why affordability is not enough in attracting poorer customers

People at the 'Bottom of the Pyramid' seek products and services that are ‘aspirational’ and not only low-cost, says article in Stanford Social Innovation Review co-authored by Professor Jaideep Prabhu of Cambridge Judge. Professor Jaideep Prabhu Firms seeking customers in…

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Using mangrove forests to fight climate change: the award-winning idea from a Cambridge MBA partnership

The winners of the 2022 Kellogg-Morgan Stanley Sustainable Investing Challenge, John Ambler (MBA 2021) and William Maxted (MBA 2021), talk mangrove forests, improving people’s lives, and team spirit on the Cambridge MBA programme. Hurricane Matthew’s effect on a coastal conservationist…

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Long-term returns

Following high returns in the 1980s and 1990s, real equity returns have since been below historical averages despite pandemic recovery, says Credit Suisse Yearbook. Professor Elroy Dimson Investors benefited from high returns in the 1980s and 1990s, but since then…

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Jumping into alternative finance

Cambridge alumnus Hunter Sims (MBA 2018) shares his career insights after a leap from a finance career in banking in the USA, to heading up Operations at the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance at Cambridge Judge Business School. When Hunter…

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CSP become members of Worldwide Initiatives for Grantmaker Support (WINGS)

The Centre for Strategic Philanthropy (CSP) has become a member of the Worldwide Initiatives for Grantmaker Support (WINGS). WINGS is a global network of philanthropy associations, networks, academic institutions, support organisations and funders whose purpose is to strengthen, promote and…

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CSP to produce COVID-19 industry report

The Centre for Strategic Philanthropy is producing an industry report that will assess initial responses to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) crisis by the global philanthropic community with a focus on emerging markets. It will seek to understand how philanthropy is rising to…

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2019 Business in Africa Conference

The conference is one of the largest annual conferences held at Cambridge Judge Business School (CJBS) and attracts business leaders, students and professionals with an interest in business in Africa as well as other emerging markets. The annual Business in…

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Investment yearbook

The annual Global Investment Returns Yearbook, co-authored by Professor Elroy Dimson of Cambridge Judge, finds that 2018 was the worst year for global equity returns since the financial crisis, while investors in Chinese stocks have received no premium despite the…

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Emerging fast: what’s it like consulting in emerging markets?

They offer rich opportunities – but what’s it really like to consult in a rapidly-growing economy? As the pace of change in the global economy accelerates, emerging markets are becoming an ever more crucial business arena over multiple sectors. One…

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