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ESG


Zero Emissions Vehicles: Making Sense of the Transition with SASB Standards

Responses to SASB performance metrics can enhance financial analysis as the transition from gas-powered vehicles evolves.

A Call to Action: Aligning Gender Lens Investing and ESG

Gender lens investing (GLI) is a thematic environmental, social, and governance (ESG) strategy.

ESG Matters: Global Trends and Transitions

How are women growing in importance in the investment ecosystem? How are firms approaching the sustainability journey?

Impact-Weighted Accounting: The Missing Ingredient?

Can Impact-Weighted Accounting (IWA) help unlock ESG Alpha for investors?

The Price of Nature

To avoid a tragedy of the commons, we need to develop a formal method to price nature assets.

“ESG, Motherhood, and Apple Pie”? Seven ESG Policy Questions

Is there a performance penalty for ESG investing? Is it logical to lump E, S, and G together?

The Truthiness of ESG Criticism

Two critiques of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing have a truthiness quality to them.

Systemic Climate Risk and West Coast Wildfires

Is 2020 the watershed year when the world begins to understand the concept of systemic risk in our interactions with the natural environment?

Larry Fink on the “Long-Termism of Humanity”

"This is the beauty of humanity: We adapt, we evolve, we move forward,” Larry Fink says.