‘The Year of Fighting Over What Works’ was our headline prediction for 2011. So how did we do? Let’s take a look at the 10 scenarios we saw when we peered into our philanthrocrystal ball back in January. 1) “A battle is going to rage over the relationship between profit and philanthropy.” And some. Within […]
The leaders of the G20 major economies are going to have lots to talk about at their summit meeting in Cannes at the end of this week: saving the Euro, preventing a meltdown in the global economy and, at the request of summit host Nicolas Sarkozy, the thoughts of Bill Gates on how to finance […]
We all know that Americans are the most generous givers. But are they really? A new report about family foundation philanthropy in the US, UK, Germany and Italy, by the recently established research centre on charitable giving at London’s Cass Business School, is a welcome contribution to the rather thin field of international comparisons of […]
To read more about Philanthrocapitalism, there are interviews with us on the websites of Alliance Magazine and the Chronicle of Philanthropy (subscription required). You can also watch Matthew’s discussion with Bill Clinton at the 92nd Street Y on Youtube .