Category: Corporate Social Responsibility

Economic opinions for the real world

Are biofuels about to eat your lunch?

With greater pressure from the government and investors to shift to renewable energy sources there has been a surge in the production of biofuels around the world. Biofuels are an important form of renewable energy but not all are created equal. It is vital to evaluate their impact on both food security and the environment. Biofuels have…
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Blackrock urges social responsibility

In a letter to CEOs this week, Larry Fink, Chairman & CEO of BlackRock, urges CEOs to articulate their social purpose more clearly in order that active shareholders can evaluate and contribute to the strategic framework for long term growth. Long term sustainable growth is the responsibility of the entire board, not just the CEO.…
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