Will This Retired Lawyer Open the Floodgates of Divestment From Fossil Fuels? l Inside Climate News
by David Sassoon, June 8th, 2016
The money managers of university and non-profit endowments owe a debt of gratitude to a lawyer named Bevis Longstreth. He's hardly a household name, but an obscure book he published 30 years ago provoked a modernization of the legal definition of prudent investing that changed their lives for the better.