“We believe that there are still high risks associated with moving too quickly to invest in Burma and we urge corporations to take a precautionary approach to determine what sort of human rights, corruption, bribery, and environmental risk exposure they would be exposed to as they look at investment opportunities there. Robust reporting guidelines are critical for addressing the real risks investors and companies are still faced with there.”

Lauren Compere

Managing Director, Boston Common Asset Management

Published On: October 10, 2012Categories: From the Commons