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Charitable giving

Celebrating Chile's inaugural Giving Tuesday with Dean Karlan

Wednesday, January 3, 2018, by Ana Carolina Mendoza

Philanthropy in Chile is at a pivotal moment. A recent study by the Philanthropy and Social Investments Center at the Adolfo Ibáñez University suggests that philanthropists are transitioning away from actions that are purely charitable to actions that are more strategic.

The study sheds light on how philanthropists in Chile select their beneficiaries, showing that donors value organizational impact over philosophy or reputation. Nevertheless, as for donors everywhere,... Read More