As a result of the work of the Cost Action Working Groups a book has been published by Springer.

Social Innovation in Higher education

Landscape, Practices, and Opportunities


Carmen Păunescu

Katri-Liis Lepik

Nicholas Spencer


This publication is open access, which means that you have free and unlimited access.

Explains how social innovation in higher education institutions (HEIs) advances wealth-creating public policies;

Presents empirical evidence on how HEIs contribute to achieve the SDGs;

Identifies future opportunities in terms of improving societal well-being and economic growth.