ESG Outperformance Due to Supply Chain Risk Management

Why have companies with good ESG ratings outperformed in the recent crisis? That is a question many investors are asking now. And on Wednesday Tensie Whelan of NYU Stern Center for Sustainable Business had an interesting new answer to offer: supply chains. Speaking with Paul Polman (head of Imagine), Chris Pinney (founder of High Meadows)…

Supply Chain Risks in 2017 Include Immigration Policy

¬†Maplecroft Human Rights Outlook has identified the immigration policies of the Trump administration as a critical supply chain risk for 2017.¬† Hardening immigration policy in the US, which is increasing the risk of modern slavery and labor abuses against undocumented workers, has emerged as one of the top drivers of human rights risks for business…