Discussion and Conclusion

  • Philipp Golka


In this concluding chapter, Golka discusses the contribution of his financialization perspective, the resonance space concept, and the empirical case study on social impact investing for social science scholarship. To conclude his work, Golka draws on his extensive analysis of social impact investing to address a question asked by many practitioners: whether social impact investing is morally good or bad, and how it can be improved. He invites scholars and practitioners to understand the politics, the polity, and the political economy of social impact investing and related social innovations when assessing their social and moral implications.


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  • Philipp Golka
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  1. 1.Sociology of Markets, Organizations and GovernanceFriedrich Schiller University JenaJenaGermany

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