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Keep up with the latest on Dr. Chris Merker's blog: Sustainable Finance

A Mission-driven Investment

Finding value in educating investors of the future to Be The Difference, Marquette Business builds up its ESG curriculum.

Hal Conick

Executive education program prepares business leaders for
careers in sustainability management and investing

Marquette partners with Sustainability Accounting Standards Board and CFA Institute

Jill Nuelle

Beyond the buzzwords: ESG has real impacts

Marquette business instructor Chris Merker shares his expertise

Chris Merker


Short-termism Revisited

Improvements made and challenges in investing for the long-term

Matt Orsagh CFA, CIPM Jim Allen CFA Kurt Schacht JD, CFA


ESG Under the Microscope

Baird’s John Taft and Chris Merker on how ESG is evolving and what investors should watch for.

Chris Merker, John Taft


The Five Imperatives of 21st Century Investing

A podcast with Chris Merker of Robert W. Baird and Co. 

Chris Merker


Does Enhanced Board Governance Make a Difference in Investment Returns?

A webinar recording from Catholic Investment Services

Chris Merker

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Enhancing Investment Stewardship with Fund Governance Analytics

A video on

Chris Merker, George Suttles

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The top 5 stewardship imperatives

An article on

Chris Merker

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Does the Governance of Public Pension Plans Matter?

Working paper

Chris Merker, Sarah Peck

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The Trustee Governance Guide

Book / ebook

Chris Merker, Sarah Peck

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Marquette Business continues to lead in sustainable finance and investment education

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Marquette Today