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Analysis Robin Nobel 7 August 2018 For Subscribers

How we grew a field: The Rothschild Foundation and the development of Jewish Studies in Europe

As philanthropy professionals, we have long grown accustomed to ‘measuring our impact.’ Equally, though, we have come to be haunted by impact’s dark shadow side: attribution. How can foundation staff ever be certain that their …

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As Hungary slides towards autocracy, what can philanthropy do?

In 1991, following the collapse of communism in Eastern Europe, the Central European University (CEU) was founded by George Soros with the express aim of promoting open societies in former communist countries and of aiding …