Prof. Vanina Farber is Dean of the Graduate School of Business of Universidad del Pacifico, Peru, Professor and Chair of Sustainable Entrepreneurship and Social Inclusion. She is also an Associate Professor for IE Business School, Spain. She holds a Ph.D. in Business Administration and M.A. in Economics from the University of Memphis, USA and a “Licenciatura” in Political Science from the University of Buenos Aires. Prof. Farber has worked as a researcher and consultant for different international organizations in Switzerland (ILO, UNDP and UNOPS), Spain (IUDC UCM, Observatorio de Responsabilidad Social Corporativa de Madrid, Centro de Estudios Económicos Tomillo and the European Commision) as well as in Peru (UNDP, AECID and Ministry of Labor). She specializes in corporate social responsibility, social and inclusive high impact entrepreneurship and education.
This module is an approximation to social responsibility as a business management tool and source of social innovation of business models. The course looks into issues such as the non-market environment, strategic social responsibility, firm-stakeholder relationships, CSR (including labor rights, environmental issues, social impact, ethical leadership and corporate governance), as well as inclusive business models and social entrepreneurship.