Workspan Podcast takes on the most pressing workplace issues with a healthy mix of insight and wit.
Join us as we engage with guests in the HR and rewards fields – including practitioners, service providers and academics — and people outside the field, including prominent business executives and authors, to gather perspectives on the ever evolving world of work.
In This Episode
Executive compensation increasingly uses metrics focused on environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors. Dr. Hermann J. Stern, managing owner of the financial research company Obermatt, shares observations on the origins of ESG, how some companies apply it to assess/mitigate risk, and how it will be used in the coming years. Dr. Stern, who works primarily with Swiss and German companies, also gives his perspective on the push-back to ESG that is forming in the U.S.
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