TITLE

Navigating Socially Responsible Investing

AUTHOR(S)
Savitz, Andrew W.; Paschall, Melissa Tritter
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Compliance Week;Aug2009, Vol. 6 Issue 67, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the idea of socially responsible investing (SRI) in the face of various economic and environment concerns in the U.S. It offers insights on SRI and its expansion to address social, environmental, and ethical issues. According to the article, a good understanding of SRI and environmental, social, and governance (ESG) is needed to optimize participation in the ratings process. INSET: BE RESPONSIBLE.
ACCESSION #
43486091

 

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