January 2, 2013, 2 Comments

Profit is to businesses in some respects what pleasure is to people.  They are both goals that are pursued and both are generally considered worthy of being maximized.  Because of […]

World Map of Electricity

Why Benefit Corporation Legislation Can Benefit Less Developed Countries

December 3, 2012, 1 Comment

      The B Corp movement has gone global with plans to have over 100 B Corps outside of the U.S. in at least 20 countries by the end o ...

Walking the Walk

Why Ethical Consumers Talk the Talk But Don’t Walk the Walk

October 1, 2012, No comments

Evidence shows that a significant portion of people who identify as “ethical consumers” do not make purchases accordingly.  Instead of ...

For F.A. Hayek, it's all about freedom...

If You Love Freedom, You Should Love the Benefit Corporation

September 19, 2012, No comments

Let’s start with an assumption: freedom is good.  Other things being equal, the more free you are the better.  This is the view of F.A. Ha ...