An Introduction to the field: Walking the Johannesweg in Austria

  A big thank you to Wolfgang Mader from Otelo for a  wonderful introduction to the field. For four days in early October six ESRs accompanied by Wolfgang walked 60 KM on the Johannesweg, a walking route circling the Upper Austrian sub region of Mühlviertel Alm. Mühlviertel Alm is one of six LEADER regions in Mühlviertel.…

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Social Enterprise World Forum 2018

| What do you get when you bring together 1400 delegates from 47 countries to discuss social entrepreneurship and social innovation? In my opinion a showcase of inspirational stories and a collective determination to make a change for the better in our society. This was the scene of the tenth edition of the Social Enterprise…

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Challenges in research methods and international comparisons in social enterprise research: Learnings from the 6th EMES summer school

| From the 19 to 22 of June 2018, scholars, professors, 30 PhDs, and early stage researchers gathered near Marseille to discuss methodological issues in Social Enterprise research. Presentations shed light on the nature of social entrepreneurship and social enterprises, social and solidarity economy. One of the topics we found particularly interesting for our own research…

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