TITLE

Sustainability

AUTHOR(S)
Gore, Al; Blood, David
PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Aug2007, Vol. 24 Issue 8, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses sustainability investing in the U.S. According to the authors, many investors in the country are considering sustainability and social responsibility in their assessments of a company's long-term value. They state that sustainability investing recognizes the social, economic, environmental and ethical factors that affect business strategy. They also encourage businesses in the country to embrace sustainability investing.
ACCESSION #
26134514

 

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