EU firms fail on ESG disclosure: major study || Inside Out Economics: Are Externalities the Main Event?

Jay Owen Beyond GDP, Transforming Finance

“Ethical Markets agrees with Raj Thamotheram that focusing on “externalities“ reveals the entire intellectual fraud of the economics profession! Our report “Ending Externalities: Full-Spectrum Accounting Clarifies Transition Management“, (2016) makes all these same correct points! Thanks to Preventable Surprises,  Raj Thamotheram and Responsible Investor for re-printing this article! ~Hazel Henderson, …

US regulator blocks Bank of America’s exclusion of Business Roundtable proposal + fate of ESG resolutions under current SEC proposals

Jay Owen Transforming Finance

“Nice to see Responsible Investor now willing to expand its audience!! ~Hazel Henderson, Editor SEC blocks Bank of America’s exclusion of proposal on Business Roundtable pledges Developments “begin to offer an exploration of how to move from empty promises into something that can be implemented in corporate governance,” says Stanford Lewis …

What Bezos’s $10 Billion Can Do for the Climate Fight By Akshat Rathi

LaRae Long Global Citizen, Sustainability News, Transforming Finance, Latest Headlines

“Ethical Markets doubts that this $10 billion pledge by Jeff Bezos will be applied to the key climate crisis priorities, which we outline in our Green Transition Scoreboard® reports, including “Transitioning to Science-based Investing“, (2019-2020) and  “Capturing CO2 While Improving Human Nutrition & Health”, (2018). We don’t need any more …

DC symposium examines public banking

Jay Owen Transforming Finance, Latest Headlines

PUBLIC BANKING INSTITUTE NEWS: FEB 1, 2020 Academics and advocates share ideas at DC symposium on public banking On Friday, January 24, Take on Wall St, a campaign of Americans for Financial Reform, hosted an illuminating symposium in Washington D.C. to examine public banking and related ideas that could transform our …