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Fri, October 19, 2012 from 09:30 am - 11:00 am  /  CGIS Knafel, K354

Social Enterprise Seminar Series

Spurring Entrepreneurship: A Case for Inclusive Innovation in Emerging Markets

Lessons For Pakistan from China and India


9:30 AM in Cambridge, 6:30 PM in Pakistan
This event will be videoconferenced and webcast from Cambridge, MA
Join in the conversation – tweet questions to #saipak

Tarun Khanna, Director of the Harvard South Asia Initiative & Jorge Paulo Lemann Professor, Harvard Business School

The seminar will address the contextual constraints to entrepreneurship in emerging economies, with important insights for fostering an entrepreneurship ecosystem in Pakistan. During the seminar Professor Khanna will engage with audiences across institutions.

Citing specific examples from his research in India and China, Professor Khanna will highlight companies that have navigated through the complexities of private and state constraints and are contributing positively to the economy while making noticeable impact. Productive change in the economy can come about by what he calls a “deep degree of contextual intelligence,” or the willingness to be creative and to take risks.

Co-sponsored by the Aman Foundation

Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 09:30 am

Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 11:00 am

CGIS Knafel, K354
Harvard University

1737 Cambridge Street,
Cambridge, MA