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The Globe and Mail

December 2017

The Globe and Mail’s December 2017 issue of Report on Business Magazine lists REAL IMPACT as one of the “New books on how to make the world a better place.” Check it out here

 

Marketwatch

November 21, 2017

Morgan discusses how you can reduce the "ick factor" and feel better about what your money is doing in the world, even as it makes you more money. Read the full article here

Salon

November 18, 2017

"To prevent climate-related disasters, invest differently." Morgan discusses how new approaches to investing can help us combat climate change. Read the full piece here

Stanford Social Innovation Review

November 2017

"Simon's book warns against short-sighted impact investing that brings more benefit to investors than to the communities it supposedly supports." Read the full review by Kesha Cash and Melissa Plotsky here

PBS Newshour: Making Sen$e

November 13, 2017

"Every generation lives on the cusp of major social transformations. Ours is witnessing revolutionary changes in the role of capital in society, with trillions of dollars migrating toward positive social and environmental purposes. It would be a tragedy to let this moment pass without attempting to maximize its potential as conscious consumers of impact investment." Read the full piece here

Impact Alpha: Returns on Investment

November 2017

On this episode of ROI, David Bank chats with Morgan about her new book. Listen to the full conversation here

Forbes

November 9, 2017

"Syncing up Impact Investors with the Communities They Want to Serve" Anne Field profiles Morgan's work and the Transform Finance Institute for Social Justice. Read the full coverage here

Salon

November 6, 2017

"Lessons Learned from Haiti for Puerto Rico: Charity is a Poor Tool for Rebuilding a Country" Morgan Simon and Transform Finance staff member Isabelle Clerie discuss how non-extractive finance can lead to longterm rebuilding. Read the full article here

Cheddar

October 4, 2017

Watch Morgan's interview with Cheddar from the floor of the NY Stock Exchange

 

NPR's The Leonard Lopate Show

October 2, 2017

Morgan Simon "shows how this new brand of investment must be structured differently than our current model of charity or else they won't be able to accomplish their goals." Listen to Morgan's interview with Leonard Lopate here. 

 

Kirkus Reviews

August 6, 2017

REAL IMPACT "counsels that investors take steps that, en masse, would shake Wall Street to the ground," and is "a clear-eyed case for socially conscious investment, of much interest to those who want their dollars to do good." Read the rest of the review. 

 

Publisher's Weekly

July 2017

A "fast-paced, provoking book" that is "clear-eyed, explicit, and tinged with just the right amount of outrage," REAL IMPACT is a "clarion call that the world of well-meaning social justice activists needs to hear." Read the rest of the review