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What are the ramifications of political blowback over companies’ environmental, social, and governance efforts, such as states cutting ties with money managers that factor ESG into their investment decisions?

Ever wish you could call or text a Wharton professor with a burning business question or to get a quick take on a headline-making trend? Eleven faculty members fielded queries about everything from workplace changes to the impacts of ChatGPT to the state of affairs for cryptocurrency and social media regulation.

Witold Henisz, vice dean and faculty director of the ESG Initiative and Deloitte & Touche Professor of Management, sat down with Wharton Magazine for their Spring/Summer 2023 edition to talk about the politicization of ESG.