Business Model Innovation: Global Health in Frontier Markets

Tiwali sits across from a woman watching TV and another napping at a small colorful tea shop.

Dr. Shree Ram Tiwali takes a tea stop while traveling to make rounds in rural communities of far western Nepal. (Photo by Rob Tinworth for Nyaya Health via Flickr. License: CC-BY.)


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Fall 2013



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This course explores successful approaches to delivering healthcare in challenging settings. We analyze organizations to find why some fall short while others grow in size and contribute to the health of the people they serve, and explore promising business models and social enterprise innovations.

Sastry, Anjali. 15.232 Business Model Innovation: Global Health in Frontier Markets, Fall 2013. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA

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