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Sustainability Center Publications


  1. Sustainability Practices: 2018 Edition--Trends in Corporate Sustainability Reporting in North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific

    December 2018 | Key Business Issues

    Sustainability reporting is still not a uniform practice across the globe and remains sporadic in countries where nonfinancial reporting regulation and stakeholder pressures are absent.

  2. Disability in the Workplace in China

    December 2018 | China Center Publications

    China has adopted a "carrot and stick" approach to disability in the workplaceincentivizing companies to employ people with disabilities and fining those who don’t. The simplistic national employment quota fails to address the complexities MNCs face in recruiting, training, and retaining employees with disabilities.

  3. Disability in the Workplace in China

    December 2018 | China Center Publications

    Disability in the Workplace in China

  4. Director Notes India: India at a Crossroads—Transitioning to a renewables-based electricity system

    November 2018 | Director Notes

    A fast-growing economy, increasing population, and more resource-intensive lifestyles is fueling India’s energy demands.

  5. Comparison table of sustainability reporting frameworks

    November 2018 | Infographic

    A comparison table of some of the leading sustainability reporting frameworks. The table highlights key characteristics of these frameworks, including: intended purpose, target audience, focus areas, and geographic scope.

  6. Sustainability Center Newsletter - November 2018

    November 2018 | Newsletter

    China's new national policy priorities for sustainability are closely aligned with many of the global goals that underpin the 2030 Agenda

  7. Proxy Voting Analytics (2015-2018)

    November 2018 | Research Report

    Shareholders are increasingly turning their attention to social and environmental proposals across a broader spectrum of business organizations, while proponents of corporate governance resolutions are redirecting their efforts toward smaller firms.

  8. Determining the Business Impact of Employee Engagement

    October 2018 | Research Report

    This report focuses on how organizations calculate the business impact and return on investment (ROI) of their employee engagement initiatives and includes case studies of General Motors, Royal Bank of Scotland, and Teleperformance.

  9. Giving in Numbers: 2018 Edition

    October 2018 | Research Report

    This year's Giving in Numbers report shows strong increases in corporate giving over the past three years.

  10. Director Notes India: Responsible Business Practices—India Perspective

    October 2018 | Director Notes

    This Director Note examines the emerging trends around sustainability and business responsibility for top Indian companies.

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