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Renewable Thermal is the New Cool

Solar photovoltaics and wind are often spotlighted when we talk about renewable energy. Electricity production, though, is only one part of the energy system where ...

The Business Case for Carbon Pricing

Royal DSM executives highlighted internal carbon pricing as an important financial tool for driving business growth in the first of a new webinar series organized ...

Reflections on the Pathways to Impact conference

Ten years ago I attended a premiere viewing of “Inconvenient truth” – a movie that created a legacy and formed an entire new generation of ...

CBEY Welcomes Peter Boyd as Executive Fellow

In 2007, Peter Boyd found himself with Richard Branson and a group of CEOs at Virgin informally discussing global issues that entrepreneurs ought to tackle ...

From Prison to Pigeonly

Frederick Hutson’s is an unusual career path: in 2005 he was arrested for trafficking marijuana. He was sentenced to nearly 51 months in federal prison ...

Solar Jobs: Boom-and-Bust or Here to Stay?

Presidential election season has once again taken America by storm, and with it comes the incessant quadrennial refrain from candidates about creating jobs. Politicians in ...

MBAs and the Future of Responsible Investing

Business students today are developing a new vision of what capital markets and our financial system could, and should, look like. This was apparent at ...

The New Fashion Police

When the financial crisis hit and the floor dropped out of the economy, finally, Yael Aflalo thought, she had a reason to close her clothing ...

The Story of Carol’s Daughter

In May of 1993, Lisa Price founded the hairand skincare brand, Carol’s Daughter, in the kitchen of her Brooklyn apartment. Nearly 23 years later, in ...

Sobotka Seed Stage Venture Grant: The 2015 Winners

Two promising new companies received $10,000 each from this year’s Sobotka Seed Stage Venture Grant, which is disbursed annually by the Yale Center for Business ...

Sabin Stories: HomE

The Sabin Stories will introduce you to former finalists of the Sabin Sustainable Venture Prize as they share experiences and reflect on their time as ...

The Tofu Meritocrat

Minh Tsai was working at Charles Schwab when the dotcom bubble burst. He weathered two rounds of layoffs. He watched hardworking and capable colleagues forced ...