Kalyan Mandal writes about Benevolent Business for Development

Professor Kalyan Mandal from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) in Kolkata has published a new book entitled ”Social Development through Benevolent Business” (Business Expert Press, New York, 2018). He is currently affiliated as a ICSSR Senior Fellow at the Center of Studies in Social Sciences Calcutta (CSSSC) for a period of two years. During the academic yaer 2013/14, Prof. Mandal was a guest professor at Lund University, being the fourth and final in a scheme of Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) Professors there.
His research is focused on Business Solutions for Poverty. He is shaping up of the idea of „social business‟ - unlike profit maximizing business, social business aims at achieving a social objective in a financial sustainable way. More information about the book.