"As society sees the full cost of traditional business behaviour, socially responsible investing will be embraced as the single most important lever towards building a better world than the planet has ever seen," she recently told Green Money Journal
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Those predictions were published in the 10th-anniversary issue of the Green Money Journal
, the oldest magazine in the socially and environmentally responsible business world.
According to the Green Money Journal
, approximately half of the 1,000 largest publicly traded American companies meet most socially responsible screens, including some successful high-tech companies.
According to Green Money Journal
founder Cliff Feigenbaum, "There may even be a local community bank where you can open checking, savings, money-market accounts and IRAs that use your savings to revitalize poor neighborhoods or invest in local environment-friendly businesses."
Business Ethics, Coop America and The Green Money Journal
have run numerous articles reiterating that avoiding unethical companies won't affect returns.