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Posts tagged with governance
Posted: Jul 12, 2017 – 06:00 AM EST
Donald Trump came to the presidency from the world of business and in many ways is surrounding himself with individuals who represent that culture and mindset.
Posted: Nov 30, 2015 – 06:00 AM EST
How environmental, social, and governance (ESG) matters can be integrated into mainstream business strategy.
Posted: Oct 07, 2015 – 06:00 AM EST
While a governance change may sound intimidating, most states in the US have recently adopted benefit corporation legislation, which makes the transition straightforward. Adopting a benefit corporation structure aligns a firm’s governance with its sustainability goals, and can be accomplished with a simple amendment to the articles. This legal change can improve and sustain best in class social and environmental performance.
Posted: Aug 03, 2015 – 06:00 AM EST
A decisive change in favour of transparent tax reporting by business, new rules on executive pay and incentivising a shift to long-term investment are encompassed in a draft EU law voted in the European Parliament last week. One of the key advocates of the proposal, European Parliament Rapporteur on Corporate Social Responsibility Richard Howitt MEP, writes here that the EU 'Shareholder Rights Directive' represents a major push for responsible business.
Posted: Dec 15, 2014 – 06:00 AM EST
A study of what Indian Companies have been doing as part of CSR and the implications for them going forward on the path to social responsibility.
Posted: Dec 11, 2014 – 09:37 AM EST
Should investors be responsible to ensure that the activity that they are making possible through their investment is properly governed, has positive social and environmental impacts and has an overall net benefit to society?
Posted: Mar 05, 2014 – 09:00 AM EST
When our freedoms are under attack, it's well to remember what true freedom means. John Perkins explains on Talkback.
Posted: Jan 27, 2014 – 09:45 AM EST
Universities have a fiduciary duty to advance the public interest. Marcy Murninghan applies that principle to Harvard on Talkback.
Posted: Jan 07, 2014 – 09:00 AM EST
Part II of a new series on creating sustainable apparel value chains unpacks the case for upgrading industry infrastructure by (impact) investing, fostering total resource productivity to provide the economic basis for better working conditions and an enhanced environmental footprint.
Posted: Jan 06, 2014 – 09:00 AM EST
Being held accountable for one's actions – a lesson we must teach youth. Laura Musikanski reports on Talkback.
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