1.) What i is EGS investing and why is it a “smarter approach to social responsibility?”
2.) Investors care about risk and return. How might EGS investing lower return or increase risk?
3.) Review the hidden risks of outsourcing from and EGS perspective. Are there any examples based on current events that you can think of where a U.S. company and its stock price suffered because of EGS concerns?
4.) For some investors EGS might be a moral issue but companies may be less than altruistic (the belief that acting for the benefit of others is right and good) when it comes to focusing on social responsibility. Explain how focusing on EGS issues might help increase company profit.