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“We spent time researching and analyzing the number of households of chili consumers, as well as potential consumers, and we found that 60 percent of households in Kenya could be our customers. Before, I didn’t know this. I was running my business blind.”

— Rwandan entrepreneur Gabriel Mushimiyimana

Impact Finance Research Consortium

A collaboration among Chicago Booth, Harvard Business School, and the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School, this consortium is advancing academic research on impact investing. Faculty are already using the data to better understand impact investing.

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