Footloose corporations, obsessed with the bottom line, are fraying the social-ecological fabric. A forum on the struggle to tame and displace these behemoths—and new directions for the struggle. Featuring opening reflections from Allen White and… Read More »Corporations in the Crosshairs
At a moment of planetary crises—ecological, social, economic—long-termism is in short supply. Representing the interests of the unborn requires both a new consciousness and new institutional arrangements. In the case of a corporation, a new… Read More »Who Speaks for Future Generations?
What is a business for? As discontent rises with the side effects of globalization, it’s time to reassess.
Can corporations become socially responsible actors in a globalizing world? The recently retired Founding Executive Director of the UN Global Compact discusses the prospects for moving beyond incremental change. He finds reasons for hope in… Read More »Global Compact: Corporate Engagement at the UN