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Nov 10, 2015

Field Notes: Good Business Needs Good Leadership

More investors are looking at company ESG metrics when investing but a Ceres report indicates that corporate boards have been slow to take on a managing role.

Nov 7, 2015

In Case You Missed It: The Big Business of Poverty

In this issue, profit and global hunger, the wage stagnation debate, failing poor kids, naughty business behavior and philanthropy's longevity.

Oct 31, 2015

In Case You Missed It: The Omen of Short-Term Thinking

In this issue, tongue-in-cheek discussion of healing the wealthy, the psychology of tax evasion, low income housing losses, and more on corporate short-termism.

Oct 30, 2015

Photo of the Month: October 2015

This month’s photo focuses on the strike notices by the United Auto Workers union that led to successful deals, heralding the promise of broader wage reforms.

Oct 28, 2015

Field Notes: U.S. Community Investing Landscape

GIIN's latest report dives deep into the U.S. Community Investing field to understand the needs of investors and product managers.

Oct 24, 2015

In Case You Missed It: Responsible Investing Back to the Future

In this issue, clarifications on pension investment, shareholder capitalism and Al Gore's Generation firm, untaxing the rich, and why welfare reform is dubious.

Oct 17, 2015

In Case You Missed It: The Prosperity Deficit

In this issue, more on poverty around the globe, corporate short-termism, the overwhelming power of finance, and who's paying for the presidential election.

Oct 13, 2015

Field Notes: A Look at the Bottom 40 Percent

The World Bank’s progress report on global poverty reveals falling prosperity for America’s poor.

Oct 12, 2015

Multimedia: No Real Saints and Sinners in America, Inc.

How good do investees need to be to get included in Heron's portfolio? Clara Miller explains in an interview with NextBillion why this is the wrong question.

Oct 7, 2015

Field Notes: Doing Well While Doing Good? A Good Strategy!

A Wharton study finds that lower returns for impact investments need no longer be the default assumption.

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