ESG Data is Like Less Wife Beating

[This article originally appeared on the blog on July 8, 2019]

Imagine a friend telling us a story about his mother. She called him up to say:

“I’ve got some great news! I counted up how many times your dad beat me this year compared to last year. It’s more than 10% less than last year! And he’s committed to even less next year.”

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B. Lorraine Smith

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Recovering #ESG’er; yarn spinner; distance runner; river wanderer; for more: https://blorrainesmith.medium.com/membership or https://www.blorrainesmith.com/

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