A new comprehensive analysis indicates that the financial risk to companies in the Standard & Poor's 500-stock index would vary greatly under a cap-and-trade program requiring the purchase of carbon emission credits.
The Investor Responsibility Research Center Institute and PROXY Governance Inc. today released the first-ever comprehensive analysis of the impact of insurgent shareowners winning some - but not all - board seats at a company.
The New York Times
The Investor Responsibility Research Center Institute today announced the organization will release its first four research reports in May and June of 2009. The reports will focus on four timely and under researched areas.
The Investor Responsibility Research Center Institute today announced that it has hired Jon Lukomnik to lead the work of the Institute. Mr. Lukomnik will spearhead the Institute's efforts to become the preeminent source of objective and relevant research examining the intersection of investments with environmental, social and governance issues.