image008When institutional investors divest from fossil fuel companies, does it make a difference, or is the impact merely symbolic? Some advocate keeping your stock and your influence, using investor dollars to encourage change from within. We’re not all managing billions in assets, but how can we use our nest eggs to help finance a green economy?

Guests:
Lori Keith, Portfolio Manager, Parnassus Investments
Anne Simpson, Director of Global Governance, CalPERS
Brian Deese, Managing Director, Global Head of Sustainable Investing, BlackRock
Pratima Rangarajan, CEO, Oil and Gas Climate Initiative

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