Why Socially Responsible Investing Skepticism Is Healthy
Recent criticisms – including in the Wall Street Journal and the National Review – center on the view that, by requiring companies to do good in the world, SRI investors will raise the cost of capital for “sinful” companies and lower their share price ...
Investors Query Funding Costs at a Private Tesla
Venky Ganesan, investing partner at Menlo Ventures, said in an interview that the cost of capital - the rate of return required by an investor to persuade them to make a given investment - averages 17 percent to 18 percent for private companies ...and more »
U.S. News & World Report
Busines Initiative Directions Award
Smart power: Investing in youth leadership and development
Empowering and investing in tomorrow's leaders is a powerful way not only to honor the legacy of Nelson Mandela, but to work for a future that is secure and equitable. Witney Schneidman is a member of the Global Advisory Board of IREX that manages ...
Brookings Institution (blog)