Business and Markets

The Ukraine Crisis: What Corporate Responses tell us about the Future of Stakeholder Capitalism

April 14, 2022  • Business and Society Program

Overnight, Russia’s invasion of Ukraine upended world affairs and sent businesses hurrying to adapt everything from their operations in Russia to prices in a changed global commodities market. What might be the longer-term implications of the choices businesses are making on the war? How might today’s actions inform tomorrow’s priorities and challenges?

Judy Samuelson, Executive Director of the Aspen Institute Business & Society Program, explores this topic with Yale School of Management Professor Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, whose students organized the Yale SOM tracking corporations’ withdrawal from Russia.