All Pax World Posts

July 20, 2017

The Huffington Post – Another Reason Why It’s Great The BBC Revealed Anchors’ Salaries

Pax World SVP for Sustainable Investing Julie Gorte speaks with Emily Peck of The Huffington Post about working with companies to disclose gender pay gap data.
July 19, 2017

Pax World Investment Outlook: Third Quarter 2017

In this quarter’s outlook, we’ll consider examples of two long-recognized catalysts of fundamental market shifts—climate change and the internet—that again made headlines in the second quarter.
July 13, 2017

Responsible Investor – Open letter from investors to the Business Roundtable

Pax World Senior Vice President for Sustainable Investing Julie Gorte joins Tim Smith of Walden Asset Management and Adam Kanzer of Domini Impact Investments in drafting […]
July 11, 2017

Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation – The Value of the Shareholder Proposal Process

Julie Gorte, Pax World’s Senior Vice President for Sustainable Investing, and Tim Smith, Director of ESG Shareowner Engagement at Walden Asset Management, co-authored an op-ed for […]
June 7, 2017

Where are Climate Risks and Opportunities? Everywhere.

The earth’s climate is becoming warmer because of things we (humans) have done. Since the climate, along with the atmosphere and water, forms the infrastructure of our lives, climate change will affect us pervasively.
June 1, 2017

Blog: Irving, Washington, and Paris: Three Ring Circus

This week, the owners of more than 62 percent of ExxonMobil’s shares voted in favor of a resolution instructing the company to report to shareholders on […]
June 1, 2017

Financial Advisor – Trump Likely Won’t Stump Sustainable/ ESG Investing

Pax World CEO Joe Keefe speaks with Ross Kerber of Reuters about the growth of ‘green’ funds, such as the Pax Global Environmental Markets Fund, since the election of Donald Trump.
April 21, 2017

Pax World Investment Outlook: Second Quarter 2017

In this quarter's commentary, we'll take a closer look at the connection between technology and sustainable investing. We illustrate ways technology is driving economic value, along with positive environmental and social advances in the Energy and Healthcare sectors, respectively.
March 13, 2017

Tax Reform? Let’s Make It a Carbon Tax

We often use the term “underwater” to describe money-losing investments in finance. That may not be a euphemism for long. Of the world’s 15 largest stock exchanges, all but four are in coastal cities, and all could face the prospect of literally being submerged underwater as sea levels rise.
February 15, 2017

Making a Positive Impact: The State of ESG Advocacy and Engagement

We often use the term “underwater” to describe money-losing investments in finance. That may not be a euphemism for long. Of the world’s 15 largest stock exchanges, all but four are in coastal cities, and all could face the prospect of literally being submerged underwater as sea levels rise.