The interest in sustainable investing continues to rise in the mainstream investment community. Numerous data & analytics providers, ratings & rankings organizations, and other influentials are busily shaping new approaches in and for the mainstream investment community. Corporate “ESG” factors are an important addition to the ubiquitous Bloomberg terminals, as example (i.e.
SustainabilityHQ.com Weekly Highlights September 10, 2015
There are legions of experts and scientists focusing on climate change, and discussing their views on the root causes (of polar caps melting at an alarming pace, oceans steadily warming and seas rising, serious droughts increasing, super storms, and more dire results of global warming).
SustainabilityHQ.com Weekly Highlights July 29, 2015
From the University of Buffalo (NY) Law School we have a new book about the meanings of sustainability – for experts and the lay audience. What does the term mean? Many things to many people, author Jessica Owley (associate professor) thinks. We need to move beyond what may be too “squishy/mushy” terminology, she posts. With co-author Albany Law School (NY) faculty member Keith Hirokawa, the voices of various thinkers are presented in the book – “Rethinking Sustainability to Meet the Challenge of Climate Change.”