Society Overview

Business and the environment are intrinsically linked with the well being of society. There can be no environmental sustainability without simultaneously addressing the needs of society for food, shelter, water and economic progress. Effectively balancing these multiple goals requires a deep and nuanced understanding of the social fabric in which business and environmental pursuits unfold.

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Jocelyn Cascio
Supply Chain Sustainability Manager at Intel Corporation
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Jason Jay
Senior Lecturer and Research Scholar at MIT Sloan School of Management
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Programs & Research

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Just Good Business: An Investor’s Guide to B Corps
Entrepreneurship & Innovation, Finance & Markets, Management & Products
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Sobotka Seed Stage Venture Grants
Entrepreneurship & Innovation
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Our Stories

Executive Voices in Sustainability: Amy Maples
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SolarCity’s Jon Carson on Building a Solar Movement
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High-Water Market
Making it to the finals in this year's Morgan Stanley Sustainable Investing Challenge
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4th annual Joint Sustainability Alumni Network Reception
Jun 28, 2018
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