Social Capital Feedback
Last week’s piece on social capital generated a lot of interest with over 130 visits to Colin’s definitions paper.
Dr Cathy Sharp of Real Research sent in this piece on the importance of bonding and bridging social capital for social enterprises.
Alan Kay writes: ‘John Pearce and I were part of a three year research project 2000 – 2003 called CONSCISE: Contribution of Social Capital to Local Economic Development. The lead partner was Middlesex University, with other partners in Germany, Spain and Sweden. The work was very interesting and came out with a number of findings. Attached is a short [FILE2 socialcapitalinformationcbs.doc, information paper] that we wrote as a result of the work.’