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The Economist Asks: Mellody Hobson

The Economist Asks: Mellody Hobson

Update: 2020-06-183
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How can business be braver on race? Anne McElvoy asks Mellody Hobson, co-CEO of Ariel Investments, whether investors should divest from companies that don’t do enough to address racial inequality. Hobson also explains the challenges of managing diverse views, in particular when it comes to investing in the tobacco industry. And, what does she learn from Lenin?


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The Economist Asks: Mellody Hobson

The Economist Asks: Mellody Hobson