In the community development finance and impact investing worlds, there is both universal agreement for the need for better social outcome measurements and no consensus on how to do it. This issue of the Review is an attempt to gather in one place what we know, what we think the state of the art is, and how we might contribute to an ongoing process to establish a tool—or many tools—that help us measure the social benefit of impact and community investing.
Author: Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco: Community Development
Date of Publication: December 2, 2010
Last Updated: December 2, 2010