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Good Money After Bad: Understanding Shareholder Advocacy

Let’s begin with an understatement: 2020 has been a tough year. Centuries of harmful social and environmental policies and practices have culminated in the one-two punch of global pandemic and civil unrest stemming from the horrific death of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis police officers. As summer arrives, the weary population is just […]

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A Bridge to Nowhere: the Case for Oil and Gas Divestment

In January of 2020, BlackRock, the largest fund manager in the world, announced that it would focus on sustainability and climate change as it allocates capital around the globe. BlackRock’s CEO, Larry Fink, stated that “climate change has become a defining factor in companies’ long-term prospects,” ...

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Not So Risky Business: Mitigating Risk Through ESG Investing

There is little that investors can do to anticipate unexpected macroeconomic risks such as the coronavirus that rattled markets in the first quarter of 2020. Such events are jarring, and while they often receive the most attention, they are far from the only hazards investors must negotiate on the road to financial success...

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