Author Archives: Bahar Gidwani (100 posts)

Are Crowdfunded Companies Socially Responsible?

By Bahar Gidwani   Over the past few years, thousands of companies both in the U.S. and abroad have raised funds through crowdfunding.  Wikipedia defines the term as:   “Crowdfunding is the collection of finance from backers—the “crowd”—to fund an … Continue reading

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The Next Frontier for CSR Measurement

By Bahar Gidwani   The folks at S-Network Inc. invited me to speak at their 2014 Summer In the City Investing Summit about the state of CSR measurement for nonpublic and emerging market companies.  I was joined by Rekha Unnithan … Continue reading

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CSRHub CEO Bahar Gidwani Speaking at 2nd Annual CSR Investing Summit

  CSRHub’s co-founder, Bahar Gidwani, has been invited to speak in New York at the Summer in the City 2nd Annual CSR Investing Summit. This all-day conference offers participants the opportunity to discuss experiences and viewpoints on how to define, … Continue reading

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Are Both Sides Finally Meeting in the Middle?

By Bahar Gidwani   This past week brought two pieces of positive news on Climate Change activism.  A number of highly-influential and well-connected politicians publicly stressed the importance of addressing climate change.  One of these luminaries, former New York Mayor Michael … Continue reading

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Reason for Hope

By Bahar Gidwani   For some reason, I encountered more skeptics than usual last week.  Two people told me that we will never see a shift in consumer behavior towards sustainable purchasing.  Two others said that corporations only care about … Continue reading

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