Posts featuring Joseph Keefe as author

October 15, 2018

Investing in Women is Smart Investing

Why should you invest in women? Because it’s 2018. Because it’s the right thing to do. Because you want a better world for your daughter. And not least because there is a strong business case for investing in women.
January 22, 2018

#MeToo, “Time’s Up” and Gender Lens Investing

Investors can be a key constituency for promoting greater gender diversity and reducing workplace harassment and violence.
January 19, 2018

Sustainable Investment Leaders Join Forces

Pax World Funds' investment adviser, Pax World Management LLC, is now Impax Asset Management LLC
October 4, 2017

Sustainable Investing: From Possibilities to Probabilities

Pax CEO Joe Keefe discusses the future of sustainable investing and sustainable development.
November 18, 2016

Family Friendly Workplaces Are Good For Business

Family-friendly workplaces have a lot going for them, including basic decency and fairness, advancing the rights of women, and promoting the health and well-being of children, just to name a few major benefits. But they also offer measurable advantages when it comes to advancing businesses themselves and the business sector as a whole.
May 10, 2016

Investing as a Social Change Strategy

As a male financial executive, I'’m well aware that I may not fit the mold of a typical feminist.1 So why have I made gender equality a core tenet of my professional life?
March 14, 2016

7 Ways We Can Promote Gender Equality

Do you remember when 62 million girls were denied an education?1 Or when a third of women worldwide experienced physical or sexual violence?2 Or 5,000 girls were victims of honor killings annually? 3 You should, because these aren’t references to the distant past. This is happening today - in 2016.
February 15, 2016

4 Reasons Not to Support Pay Equity

Unless you’ve been living off-the-grid in recent months, you’ve probably heard a lot about the gender pay gap. The topic has dominated headlines from the New York Times, to Fortune, to Freakonomics, to the Atlantic, to the Wall Street Journal-and was a point of discussion at the World Economic Forum in Davos.
February 2, 2016

Is Sustainable Investing Finally Breaking Through?

Pax CEO Joe Keefe discusses the future of sustainable investing and sustainable development.
January 1, 2016

Gender Equality as an Investment Concept

Joe Keefe discusses that among the many contributions that women can make to a company, it turns out that share price may be the most significant.