Ideas Worth Teaching
~ February 14, 2019  ~
Harvard Business School Working Knowledge: Sean Silverthorne

How should markets reward social performance? Can green business be profitable? How can polluters become sustainable leaders? And what is the path forward for global action on climate change? This selection of readings brings together some of Harvard's latest research on sustainability in business and management.
-- 1 --
Vox: Sean Illing

How can companies keep diversity efforts from becoming problematic examples of "racial capitalism"?
-- 2 --
Poets & Quants: Nathan Allen

What makes a business school good, and is that what we're measuring?
-- 3 --
The Guardian: Damian Carrington

"Love them or loathe them, we humans cannot survive without insects." When private action harms the public good, where do we draw the line, and how?
-- 4 --
Bloomberg: Janet Paskin

"Workers aren't waiting for the traditional forms of organizing": What do new labor strategies mean for workers and their employers?
-- 5 --
The Ringer: Victor Luckerson

"The finance industry wrecked the world a decade ago because of its misunderstanding of complex, automated systems that spun out of control--and its confidence that someone else would ultimately pay the price if things went wrong." In computer science or business, how can universities do more to include "social good"?
Coming Soon: We will be accepting nominations for the 2019 Ideas Worth Teaching Awards, starting next week!
Visit our website to browse more recent issues of Ideas Worth Teaching
Have an idea to suggest? Submit it

Want new ideas worth teaching in your inbox each week?
Yes, please sign me up! / No, thanks.

Our goal is to equip a new generation of leaders with the insight and ability to tackle the world's most pressing challenges. Thanks to readers like you, we're able to make a difference. Donate now to support Ideas Worth Teaching! 
Ideas Worth Teaching is a tightly curated weekly email for business school faculty, designed to help prompt new conversations about the relationships between corporations, capital markets, and the public good.

If, for any reason, you would rather not be included in our database, please email requesting your removal. Please be aware that some information may be retained for legal purposes and that your removal may limit or cancel any services rendered by the Aspen Institute to you. Personal data contained in our database is processed under the lawful basis of legitimate interest and is typically included in our database either because you previously subscribed to a newsletter about our activities/events or attended a recent event. As always, if you would like to unsubscribe to future emails such as this, please click on the Unsubscribe button below.


Like us on Facebook  Follow us on Twitter  View our photos on flickr  View our profile on LinkedIn  View our videos on YouTube