Business and Markets

What is ESG and Why Does It Matter?

January 9, 2023  • Business and Society Program

Environmental, Social and Governance practices, or ESG, have shot to the top of business headlines. But what do they mean, and why do they matter? At its inaugural Aspen ESG Summit, the Aspen Institute Business & Society Program sat down with leading sustainability professionals to get their take on the importance of ESG in business strategy.