Events & Activities, Guest Posts

Feminism and the Free Markets

By Maeve McGilloway and Alexandra Williams What role can the free market play in women’s participation in society?How have laws changed to encourage women’s participation in the labor market?Are differences in outcomes the result of structural policy, or the individual choices of men and women?These…

By Laura Hennessey Martens-
About IBiS, Cases & Courses, Thought Leadership, Uncategorized

Institute for Business in Society Introduces Mary Gentile, Creator and Director of Giving Voice to Values

The Institute for Business in Society recently welcomed educator and consultant, Mary Gentile, and her Giving Voice to Values (GVV) curriculum to the Darden School. Below is an interview with Professor Gentile about GVV, its approach, and what makes it different from other Business Ethics programs.Q: What is GVV…

By Laura Hennessey Martens-
Events & Activities, Tri-Sector Leadership

Top Leaders, Students Discuss Global Challenges in Second Year of UVA Tri-Sector Leadership Fellows Program

Cross-sector leadership means being able to predict how those from other disciplines will approach a problem, understanding why they approach it that way, and being able to inform strategic decisions with knowledge of those other disciplines, according to Morgan Lingar, a graduate student fellow participating in the University of…

By Laura Hennessey Martens-
Events & Activities, Tri-Sector Leadership

An Interview with Former Tri-Sector Leadership Fellow Rhett Ricard

As branding consultant and thought leader Simon Mainwaring once said:”We need to develop and disseminate an entirely new paradigm and practice of collaboration that supersedes the traditional silos that have divided governments, philanthropies and private enterprises for decades and replace it with networks of partnerships working together to create…

By Laura Hennessey Martens-