Shujog Research contributes to the growing body of knowledge that exists on social enterprises and impact investing in an effort to increase the sophistication of the industry and its participants.
Shujog is currently conducting research commissioned by the Asian Development Bank on a number of topics related to impact investing and social entrepreneurship. These include:
+ Social Enterprise mapping studies in India and Thailand
+ Research on the attitudes and motivations of impact investors investing in SEs in Asia-Pacific
+ Research on market intermediaries and their role in facilitating investment in SEs in 3 markets: India, Thailand, and Bangladesh
India Social Enterprise Landscape Report
Shujog wrote a report on the state of social enterprises in India as part of an Asian Development Bank Regional Technical Assistance (RETA). Shujog served as a research consultant for the Asian Development Bank to undertake the work for the report. Click here for the full report.
Market Intermediaries in Asia and the Pacific: Developing a Regional Social Investment Exchange Initiative
Shujog wrote a report on the interest of market intermediaries and facilitators in supporting social enterprises as a part of Asian Development Bank’s Regional Technical Assistance (RETA) #7549. Shujog was contracted by the Asian Development Bank as a consultant to undertake this work.
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Impact Investors in Asia: Characteristics and Preferences for Investing in Social Enterprises in Asia and the Pacific
Shujog was contracted as a consultant by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to conduct research on current and future Impact Investor behavior in Asia. The work was conducted as a part of ADB’s Regional Technical Assistance (RETA) #7549. Click here to access the report.
Social Enterprise Case Studies
Professor Durreen Shahnaz, the founder of Shujog and IIX, published two case studies exploring the challenges facing social enterprises as they increase the scale of their operations.
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Social Enterprise in Asia – Context and Opportunities
A paper contextualizing the efforts to develop a methodology for measuring social impact of sustainable SEs in Asia. Click here for the report by Professor Dureen Shahnaz & Dr. Ming Tan.