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Scaling Impact: blueprint for collective action to scale impact investment in and from Australia, R Addis, F Michaux, S McCutchan with contributions from the Australian Advisory Board on Impact Investing, 2018

The Impact Principle: widening participation and deepening practice for impact investment at scale, R Addis with contributions from the GSG Working Group on Widening & Deepening the impact economy

Views from the Impact Investing Playing Field in Australia on What’s Happening & What’s Needed Next, written on behalf of the Australian Advisory Board on Impact Investing (AAB) by R Hill and R Addis with support from the team at Impact Investing Australia and the AAB’s Strategy Working Group, 2017  (Watch video)

Benchmarking Impact: Australian Impact Investment Activity & Performance Report 2016, E Castellas, S Findlay, R Addis, 2016

Investing to save lives: An impact investment case for preventing road trauma, T Davies & J Newman for Social Finance and R Hill & R Addis for Impact Strategist, 2016

The Role of Governments & Policy in Social Finance, R Addis in Social Finance, Nicholls, Paton & Emerson (eds) OUP, 2015

Building Social Capital Can Deliver Big Returns, op ed in The Age & The Sydney Morning Herald, R Addis, December 2015

Blueprint to Market: Impact Capital Australia, R Addis, S McCutchan, P Munro, 2015

Breaking the Deadlock: A social impact investment lens on reducing the costs of road trauma and unlocking capital for road safety, R Addis, T Davies. R Hill, J Newman, for the FIA Foundation 2015

Budget Woes could use private capital, public good, op ed in The Mandarin, R Addis, May 2015

Positive Impact, in Acuity Magazine, R Addis 2014

Global Snapshot: the work of the Social Impact Investment Taskforce: Why it Matters & What Comes Next, R Addis & A Koenig, 2014

Delivering on Impact: the Australian Advisory Board Strategy for Catalysing Impact Investment, R Addis, A Bowden, D Simpson for the Australian Advisory Board on Impact Investing, 2014

IMPACT-Australia: investment for social and economic benefit, R Addis, J McLeod, A Raine, for the Australian Department of Education, Employment & Workplace Relations, 2013

Conversations about Possibilities, R Addis & C Brown, for the R.E. Ross Trust, Myer Foundation, Sydney Myer Foundation & Ian Potter Foundation, 2008

Inviting Investment in Social Enterprises: A Prospectus Framework for the Social Sector, R Addis for the R.E. Ross Trust, 2007

Our Favourites

Social Innovation

The Power of Impact Investing, J Rodin & M Brandenburg

Accelerating Our Impact, K Pearson

Achieving Lasting Impact at Scale Part 1, Social Research Unit, Dartington UK

Achieving Lasting Impact at Scale Part 2, Social Research Unit, Dartington UK

Can Government Play Moneyball? J Bridgeland & P Orszag

Deep and Persistent Disadvantage in Australia, Australian Productivity Commission, Staff Working Paper

How to Achieve Lasting Impact at Scale, M Little

Honest Brokers, M Horn

Innovation in Public Management: The role and function of community knowledge, D Adams & M Hess

Leap of Reason: Managing to Outcomes in an era of Scarcity, M Marino

Needle-Moving Community Collaboratives, The Bridgespan Group

Reconsidering Resilience for the 21st Century, R Garris & J Rodin

Redefining Capitalism, McKinsey Quarterly, E Beinhocker & N Hanauer

Results Accountability for Prop 10 Commissioners, M Friedman

Social Innovation and why it has policy significance, D Adams & M Hess

Social Innovation – What it is, why it matters & how it can be accelerated, G Mulgan, with S Tucker, R Ali & B Sanders

The Good Analyst, A Hornsby

The New Capitalists, M Porter& M Kramer in Harvard Business Review

The Solution Revolution: How Business, Government, and Social Enterprises are Teaming Up to Solve Society’s Toughest Problems, W Eggers & P MacMillan

Values-Based Performance: Seven Strategies for Delivering Profits with Principles, I Jackson & J Nelson

Zeroing in on Impact, S Colby, N Stone & P Cattar

Impact Investing

Accelerating Impact: Achievements, Challenges and What’s Next in Building the Impact Investing Industry, E.T. Jackson & Associates

Angels in the Architecture: Building the Infrastructure of Social Investment, D Gregory

Beyond the Margin: Redirecting Asia’s Capitalism, Avantage Ventures

Bridges Ventures Impact Report: Impact Methodology 2014

Choosing Social Impact Bonds – A Practitioners Guide, Bridges Impact + & Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Evolution of an Impact Portfolio, Sonen Capital

Eyes on the Horizon – The Impact Investor Survey, May 2015, JP Morgan & the GIIN

From Potential to Action: Bringing Social Impact Bonds to the US, McKinsey & Company

From the Margins to the Mainstream: Assessment of the Impact Investment Sector and Opportunities to Engage Mainstream Investors, World Economic Forum: P Drexler & A Noble

Impact Investment: The Invisible Heart of Markets, Social Impact Investment Taskforce

Impact Investments: Perspectives for Australian Charitable Trusts and Foundations, K Charlton, S Donald, J Ormiston, J & R Seymour

Impact Investments: Perspectives for Australian Superannuation Funds, K Charlton, S Donald, J Ormiston & R Seymour

In Search of Gamma, U Grabenwarter & H Lichtenstein

Investing for Social and Environmental Impact, K Fulton & J Freireich

Making Good on Social Impact Investment, K Richter & R Evernett

Mansion House Speech, Sir Ronald Cohen

Place-based Impact Investment in Australia: Part 1 A Literature Review Exploring Options for Place-Based Investment in Australia, I Burkett

Place-based Impact Investment in Australia: Part 2 Design Building Blocks for Place-Based Investment in Australia, I Burkett

Priming the Pump: The Case for a Sector Based Approach to Impact Investing, M Bannick & P Goldman

Reaching Underserved Markets: The Role of Specialist Financial Intermediaries in Australia, I Burkett

Social Impact Investment Taskforce Working Group papers

Spotlight on the Market – The Impact Investor Survey, May 2014, JP Morgan & the GIIN

Technical Guide Prevention, Social Finance UK

The First Billion: a forecast of social investment demand, Boston Consulting Group

The Impact Investor, C Clark, B Thornley & J Emerson

The Impact Investors’ Handbook: Lessons from the World of Microfinance, Charities Aid Foundation

Lessons from Microfinance Impact Investor Report 2011

The Value of Being Human: A Behavioural Framework for Impact Investing and Philanthropy, Barclays Bank UK

The Potential and Limitations of Impact Bonds, Brookings Institute, E Gustafsson-Wright, S Gardiner & V Putcha

Theory of Change & Evaluating Impact Investment, ET Jackson

To B or Not To B, Bridges Impact +

Value in Private Equity: Where social meets Shareholder, M Hepworth Big Issue Invest