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Joan Bavaria; promoted socially responsible investing

Joan Bavaria helped lay out a 10-point code of corporate conduct in areas ranging from energy conservation and waste disposal to sustainable use of natural resources. Joan Bavaria helped lay out a 10-point code of corporate conduct in areas ranging from energy conservation and waste disposal to sustainable use of natural resources. (Jesse Collins)
By Bryan Marquard
Globe Staff / November 26, 2008

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Even before the Exxon Valdez oil spill in 1989 prompted investors to question what they were underwriting with their stockholdings, Joan Bavaria was at the forefront of money managers who urged clients to balance a hearty bottom line with a healthy planet. (Full article: 1044 words)

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