Now available! G20 Japan: The 2019 Osaka Summit

Now available! G20 Japan: The 2019 Osaka Summit John Kirton, Madeline Koch and the G20 Research Group are pleased to announce the release of our latest publication, G20 Japan: The 2019 Osaka Summit, available for download at bit.ly/G20Japan. Printed copies will be available at the International Media Centre in Osaka …

News from the Grantham Research Institute, LSE – June 2019

June 2019This month’s update features a response by Dimitri Zenghelis to Chancellor Philip Hammond’s recent statement of the cost of a net-zero transition. There’s a focus on carbon pricing with our recently launched publication on UK carbon pricing and a commentary on the case for a stronger carbon price in …

SDG Update – 11 June 2019

FEATURED Report Presents Methodology for Measuring Fossil Fuel Subsidies May 2019: The UN Environment Programme (UNEP) has published a report that details the first internationally agreed methodology to help countries increase transparency on fossil fuel subsidies. Governments Exchange Views on Details of SDG Summit Outcome 7 June 2019: During a …

Facebook’s Libra Must Be Stopped

“Ethical Markets agrees with Katharina Pistor.  We must restrain FACEBOOK before we all get  Zucked!    ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“ Jun 20, 2019 Katharina Pistor After years of disregarding privacy, exploiting user data, and failing to control its platform, Facebook has now unveiled a cryptocurrency and payment system that could take down …

BHP, WBCSD and Carbon Tracker on Implementing the TCFD recommendations

The TCFD recommendations are already impacting how companies report and disclose their climate impacts. Companies will come under increasing pressure to disclose ESG data – and thus enabling the market to arrive at a more informed view on how climate change will impact different businesses and sectors. In an exclusive …

*New Report* Two Lenses, One Vision: Investing for LGBTQI and Gender Equity

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this webinar for professional asset managers and individual investors. ~Hazel Henderson, Editor” Two Lenses, One Vision: Investing for LGBTQI and Gender Equity Bias and discrimination toward LGBTQI people are related, at least in part, to normative expectations of gender within the workplace. Recognizing the intersection between gender …

The JUST Report: Business & Markets as a Force for Good

THIS WEEK: We host “Business & Markets as a Force for Good” with Bloomberg. Kellogg announces its “Better Days” initiative. The New York Times asks why more fathers don’t take their paternity leave. The Financial Times announces our partnership with the Coalition for Inclusive Capitalism. Business & Markets as a Force …

MIKE BLOOMBERG on COAL!

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg will donate $500 million to fund a new initiative to shut down every remaining coal-fired power plant in America by 2030, a high-powered effort to counter the pro-fossil fuel agenda emanating from the White House, his foundation said Thursday. “We’re in a race against time …