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Environmental, Social & Governance


The health, economic, and social crises unfolding in 2020 have presented businesses in the United States and around the world with challenges that are more important, urgent, and complex than ever before. At the ESG Center, we focus on helping businesses, investors, and other organizations address these unprecedented issues and navigate their evolving role in society. We do so by providing trusted, timely, and actionable insights in the areas of corporate governance, sustainability, and citizenship.

Preparedness in the Private Sector - 2010

October 20, 2010 | RESEARCH REPORT

What does the BRT Statement Mean -- and Mean for You?

25 November, 2019

What is the purpose of a corporation? The Business Roundtable created a sensation with its statement describing the role of a corporation as going beyond serving its stockholders. Join our panel of leading experts to hear their views on the legal, political and practical implications of the BRT’s statement, as well as insights on what companies should consider doing now.