Aled Jones Joins Mercer’s Responsible Investment Team

Aled Jones Joins Mercer’s Responsible Investment Team Jane Ambachtsheer welcomes Aled Jones to the team and discusses what he is looking forward to working on in his new role. Stewardship Codes – An Emerging Global Phenomenon In addition to the UK Stewardship Code, principle-based codes have been developed in a …

The network of global corporate control

The structure of the control network of transnational corporations affects global market com- petition and financial stability. So far, only small national samples were studied and there was no appropriate methodology to assess control globally. We present the first investigation of the architecture of the international ownership network, along with …

Public Relations Meets Sustainability in Practice

By Rosalinda Sanquiche For the Sustainability Movement to be truly sustainable, organizations must walk the talk.  Companies acting consistently with their talk will be rewarded with increased brand value.  But what happens if the professionals tasked with conveying the corporate sustainability message do not know the language? The October 2011 …

New Energy Can Be For Everybody

NewEnergyNews Daily Headlines click here for main page: http://www.NewEnergyNews.net/   TODAY AT NewEnergyNews, 10-24: * TODAY’S STUDY: NEW ENERGY CAN BE FOR EVERYBODY * QUICK NEWS, 10-24: A FIGHT WITH CHINA FOR SUN; WIND MAKES RECORD 15.2% OF TEXAS POWER; HOW EV BATTERIES WILL DO       SUNDAY WORLD, 10-23: * CHINA’S 2050 WIND GOALS * FINANCING …

When Will Solid State Lighting Vanquish the Light Bulb? – GTM Daily Newsletter

Solar VC: SolarEdge Closes a $37M Round for Panel Electronics Venture capital investing in solar firms is alive and well. Can Utilities Explain Smart Grid to Their Own Employees? Utilities need to educate their workforce as well as their customers to get the most out of the smart grid, according …

Media Literacy Education News from NAMLE: Connect to Compete initiative aims to boost digital literacy

Connect to Compete initiative aims to boost digital literacy   Best Buy’s Geek Squad will provide in-person digital literacy training and Microsoft will provide an on-line equivalent as part of a private-public “Connect to Compete” initiative announced today. Also participating in Connect to Compete will be a range of non-profit organizations, …