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Author O'Leary, Michael, 1989- author.

Title Accountable : the rise of citizen capitalism / Michael O'Leary and Warren Valdmanis.

Publication Info. New York : Harper Business, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2020]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    174.4 OLE    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description 352 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [257]-335) and index.
Contents Introduction: Saving capitalism from itself: division, despair, and dividends in corporate America -- Chalk one up for the good guys: two conflicting visions for our economy -- Making a killing: why food companies don't nourish us -- Good news and bad news: the capitalist driver, asleep at the switch -- Fighting for corporate social responsibility: from superficial window dressing to real accountability -- Hear no evil, see no evil: divestment, engagement, and an existential crisis -- We're going to need a bigger boat: the almost ascendance of impact investing -- Divided among ourselves: government and the limits of control -- The $23 trillion solution: repurposing our corporations -- Citizen capitalism: rebuilding trust and realizing the common good -- Epilogue: A capitalist reformation: cathedral thinking for our time.
Summary "Capitalism is broken, but corporate social responsibility, divestment, impact investing, and government intervention won't fix it. Michael O'Leary and Warren Valdmanis examine how we can change the way corporations work to make the world a better place"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Capitalism.
Free enterprise.
Social responsibility of business.
Added Author Valdmanis, Warren, author.
ISBN 9780062976512 (hardcover)
0062976516 (hardcover)

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