PopMuse: Corporate Responsibility http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2020 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Remembering the Leadership Legacy of Paul H. O’Neill https://business-ethics.com/2020/05/28/13993-remembering-the-leadership-legacy-of-paul-h-oneill/ https://business-ethics.com/2020/05/28/13993-remembering-the-leadership-legacy-of-paul-h-oneill/ Thu, 28 May 2020 21:43:28 UTC Paul Light at Business Ethics by Gael O’Brien Paul H. O’Neill, former U.S. Treasury Secretary and former chairman and CEO of Alcoa had a clear point of view about how to achieve organizational excellence. From the time he was a teenager working construction in Alaska, he was a collector of ideas and observations about human behavior. He died last month […] http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Leadership Fueling Recovery in a Pandemic https://business-ethics.com/2020/05/28/leadership-fueling-recovery-in-a-pandemic/ https://business-ethics.com/2020/05/28/leadership-fueling-recovery-in-a-pandemic/ Thu, 28 May 2020 19:19:01 UTC Paul Light at Business Ethics Columnist Gael O'Brien asks: What Does 'We're in this together' Mean? http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Economic ‘Opportunity Zones’ Stoke Controversy https://business-ethics.com/2020/03/30/13974-economic-opportunity-zones-stoke-controversy/ https://business-ethics.com/2020/03/30/13974-economic-opportunity-zones-stoke-controversy/ Mon, 30 Mar 2020 19:22:37 UTC Paul Light at Business Ethics Critics say it may be driving money into the hands of wealthy investors and accelerating gentrification in already-vulnerable neighborhoods. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Powering Connection in a Pandemic https://business-ethics.com/2020/03/30/powering-connection-in-a-pandemic/ https://business-ethics.com/2020/03/30/powering-connection-in-a-pandemic/ Mon, 30 Mar 2020 18:29:31 UTC Paul Light at Business Ethics Columnist Gael O'Brien says crisis recovery depends on leaders operating out of their own humanity to build greater connection and sense of shared purpose in their companies. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Hacking Planet Earth: How Geoengineering Can Help Us Reimagine the Future https://business-ethics.com/2020/03/24/hacking-planet-earth-how-geoengineering-can-help-us-reimagine-the-future/ https://business-ethics.com/2020/03/24/hacking-planet-earth-how-geoengineering-can-help-us-reimagine-the-future/ Tue, 24 Mar 2020 13:00:54 UTC Paul Light at Business Ethics An excerpt from Hacking Planet Earth, a new book by author Thomas Kostigen. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Loneliness in the Workplace https://business-ethics.com/2020/03/01/13951/ https://business-ethics.com/2020/03/01/13951/ Sun, 01 Mar 2020 16:47:12 UTC Paul Light at Business Ethics Columnist Gael O'Brien discusses what happens when C-Suite executives and entry-level employees alike feel “there is no one they can turn to." http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ ESG Integration Practices In Structured Credit Analysis https://business-ethics.com/2020/02/22/esg-integration-practices-in-structured-credit-analysis/ https://business-ethics.com/2020/02/22/esg-integration-practices-in-structured-credit-analysis/ Sat, 22 Feb 2020 16:10:16 UTC Paul Light at Business Ethics In addition to bonds issued by governments and companies, the fixed-income market includes securities backed, or collateralized, by a pool of financial assets, such as mort- gages, accounts receivable, or automobile loans. Practitioners are just starting to consider how to systematically integrate ESG factors into structured credit analysis. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ BlackRock CEO Calls For Climate Action: Will the Company Follow Through? https://business-ethics.com/2020/01/20/13917/ https://business-ethics.com/2020/01/20/13917/ Mon, 20 Jan 2020 15:44:43 UTC Paul Light at Business Ethics BlackRock CEO Larry Fink made a powerful bottom-line case for climate action last week in his annual public letter to corporations. Fink has talked a good game on climate change in the recent past, but critics have alleged that BlackRock has failed to follow through — and some environmental groups reacted with skepticism to Fink's latest letter. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Leadership: The Power of Creative Feedback https://business-ethics.com/2019/12/29/leadership-the-power-of-creative-feedback/ https://business-ethics.com/2019/12/29/leadership-the-power-of-creative-feedback/ Sun, 29 Dec 2019 20:06:51 UTC Michael Connor at Business Ethics Columnist Gael O’Brien explores strategies for inspiring the best from others. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ ESG Integration Into Municipal Credit Analysis https://business-ethics.com/2019/12/22/esg-integration-into-municipal-credit-analysis/ https://business-ethics.com/2019/12/22/esg-integration-into-municipal-credit-analysis/ Sun, 22 Dec 2019 22:05:29 UTC Andres Basso at Business Ethics At approximately $3.85 trillion in size, the US municipal bond market represents most of the global municipal bond market. ESG factors have long been used to determine a bond’s credit quality in the municipal space and to identify financial risks in a municipality’s operations or for a particular public project. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/