Press Releases

“A call to action to world leaders for financial inclusion for women worldwide,” Saïd Business School press release, March 23, 2015, announcing the hand over of the Power Shift Call to Action to United Nations on women’s economic empowerment on March 25 in New York at the United Nations headquarters.

Can Lipstick Conquer Poverty?  New Research on Avon Sales Representatives in South Africa,” Said School press release, March 20, 2012, announcing the research on the Avon system in South Africa.

Making Money Off the Poor: Selling Consumer Products to the Bottom of the Pyramid,”   Said School press release, March 29, 2012, announcing the research on CARE Bangladesh’s Jita system.

Pampers UNICEF Press Release — October 12, 2011

The concept of the “Double X Economy” is short-listed for the Thinkers 50 Award for “Breakthrough Ideas.” Winners to be announced November 14, 2011. To read more about Thinkers 50 sponsorship, click here.

Linda Scott appointed as the new DP World Chair at the Oxford Centre for Entrepreneurship and Innovation — Said Business School, November 8, 2010

Sanitary protection for girls in developing countries may help raise educational standards — Said Business School, January 28, 2010

The Future of Retailing? The Aparajitas of Bangladesh” — The Retail Digest, June 2009

Avon Calling South Africa” — Business at Oxford, 2008.

The Double X Economy” — Business at Oxford, 2008.