VIEWPOINTS: Joseph Keefe, CEO, Pax World Management LLC; Climate change is on the agenda again. With the concentration of atmospheric carbon dioxide surpassing 400 parts per million for the first time in human history, the Obama administration has begun to focus more on the issue.
VIEWPOINTS: Joseph Keefe, CEO, Pax World Management LLC; Today, there is a growing consensus that the smartest companies are those that take full advantage of the talents, ideas and contributions of women.
VIEWPOINTS: Joseph Keefe, CEO, Pax World Management LLC; We often hear of a “gender gap” in politics. In the 2012 presidential election, women supported Barack Obama over Mitt Romney by 10 percentage points more than men did.
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