Changing the role of shareholders is only a start. Boards and CEOs must create more higher-paying jobs.
For more than two decades, the influential Business Roundtable has explicitly put shareholders first. In an atmosphere of widening economic inequality and deepening distrust of business, the powerful group has redefined its mission.
Family of 24-year-old father of three, who was unarmed, speaks out on the brutality of LA sheriff ‘gangs.’
Cori Alonso-Yoder, a lawyer with American University’s Immigrant Justice Clinic, explains how immigration restrictions in the U.S. have always been about limiting certain races and ethnicities.
A review of the nation’s largest banks reveals that not a single female or minority sits at the helm as CEO.
Homeownership rates have slumped to levels not seen since the 1960s.
The Just Economy Conference is the national event for community and national leaders who work for fairness in financial services, housing and business. We’re on the lookout for new speakers and topics. If you want to speak, or plan a session with a group of speakers – then send us your ideas!