UCBH seminar: 'Business and Environmental Sustainability: Past Roads and Future Prospects'

  • Date: –15:00
  • Location: Ekonomikum K412
  • Lecturer: Ann-Kristin Bergquist, Umeå University
  • Organiser: The Department of Economic History
  • Contact person: Peter Hedberg
  • Seminarium

Ann-Kristin Bergquist's seminar paper address key barriers to business sustainability discussed at a multidisciplinary conference held at the Harvard Business School in 2018.

Drawing on perspectives from both the historical and business literatures, speakers at the conference debated the historical success and failures and future opportunities for “voluntary” business actions to advance sustainability.

The article, which is written by Bergquist and several of the presenters at the conference can be downloaded here