Business and Society Program

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Upcoming Events

  • Business and Society Leaders Forum -- Fall "Meet Up" on October 15-16, 2014 in New York, NY

  • Meeting our Highest Aspirations for Capitalism: October 16, 2014 from 4:00-7:00PM -- Register now!

    A public program will be run in coordination with the 2014 Business Education Symposium, featuring a panel discussion with Darren Walker, President, Ford Foundation and leading business school Deans -- Linda Oubré, College of Business, San Francisco State University and Peter Tufano, Saïd Business School, Oxford University.  This conversation will be moderated by Kevin Delaney, Editor-in-Chief and Co-Founder, Quartz. 

         For a detailed event agenda and to register, please visit the registration site

 

Call for Contributions 

Proposals are invited for concise (150 pages average length) business education books geared to the undergraduate, MBA and executive education markets.  Interested authors are invited to discuss their ideas with Mary Gentile, Mgentile3@babson.edu.

 

On-Line Resources 

The award-winning video series Ethics Unwrapped, produced by the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin, is an innovative resource in ethics education. With a focus on behavioral ethics, and more than thirty videos with teaching notes, this FREE series is available online for educators and students in high school, college or the workplace. Recent additions include a video series on values-driven leadership based on the book Giving Voice to Values by Mary Gentile. 

 

Books

Corporate Diplomacy: Building Reputations and Relationships with External Stakeholders (Witold J. Henisz; April 2014)

The Sustainable MBA: A Business Guide to Sustainability (Giselle Weybrecht; December 2013)

Owning Our Future: The Emerging Ownership Revolution (Marjorie Kelly; Berrett-Koehler; June 2012)

The Shareholder Value Myth: How Putting Shareholders First Harms Investors, Corporations, and the Public (Lynn Stout; Berrett-Koehler; May 2012)

Making Good: Finding Meaning, Money, and Community in a Changing World (Billy Parish and Dev Aujla; Rodale; March 2012)

Evolutions in Sustainable Investing: Strategies, Funds and Thought Leadership (Cary Krosinsky, Nick Robins, Stephen Viederman; Wiley Finance; December 2011)

Giving Voice to Values (Mary Gentile; Yale University; 2010)


Quarterly

oikos Case Quarterly: Fairtrade (Issue 13, March 2014)