Business and Society Program

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 At the Aspen Institute Business & Society Program, we support  established and emerging business leaders in putting values at the  heart of business.

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Judy SamuelsonJudith Samuelson, Executive Director
Judy created the Business and Society Program, an independently supported program at the Aspen Institute, in 1998. Aspen BSP respects the power of business to shape the long-term health of society, and works to align business decisions with the public good.

Click here to read Judy's blog at the Huffington Post and follow her on Twitter @JudySamuelson.


Roger Martin on Shareholder Value

Featuring: Roger Martin, Premier’s Research Chair in Productivity and Competitiveness, Academic Director, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto



BSP Calendar of Events2014 Calendar of Events
Take a closer look at the year ahead for the Business and Society Program. We are investing in public programs and private dialogues that put ethical, responsible and environmentally sound business decisions front and center in business education, business practice and public consciousness.



CVSG What We're Reading
Corporate Values Strategy Group: What We're Reading - September 2014

This month, readings from Wharton and the UN offer insights into long term value creation and Alibaba outlines its defense against short termism.  Enjoy!


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