Wednesday, March 18, 2020
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It's been a week since the WHO declared the coronavirus outbreak a pandemic, and the NBA cancelled games. As of today, the NY Post reports: Total cases globally: 198,179; Deaths: 7,954.
Do these two men have too much power to advance their agendas? "board members have become accustomed to receiving ... letter[s] every January.... from the CEOs of two of their largest investors, BlackRock and State Street Global Advisors .... Larry Fink and Cyrus Taraporevala" https://t.co/1JUbfvHSnR— Stefan Padfield (@ProfPadfield) March 12, 2020
"This article examines the rise of SRI [socially responsible investing] in major financial markets and compare the approaches adopted by regulators in these financial markets to regulate on ESG disclosure and reporting." https://t.co/Pd7uC5aa3V #corpgov— Stefan Padfield (@ProfPadfield) March 12, 2020
1/2: "Kaeser dismisses the [green] protesters’ attempt to force Siemens to change its mind: 'The impact is zero — there has not been any movement on the share price.'" https://t.co/ui34FklaDO #corpgov— Stefan Padfield (@ProfPadfield) March 16, 2020
Did "corporations, stock markets and the corporate economy enjoy a long and prosperous history well before limited liability in its modern sense became established and dominant"? https://t.co/k3NmXDdZod #corpgov— Stefan Padfield (@ProfPadfield) March 17, 2020
"There are no companies, no jobs, and there is no progress without investment, and Milken would vastly improve the world around him through skillful development of ... bespoke finance." https://t.co/cCYwJVPXT3 #corpgov— Stefan Padfield (@ProfPadfield) March 12, 2020