Benefit corporations and the integrated water sector

Author/s Giulia Alberti di Catenaja, Donato Berardi, Michele Tettamanzi, Samir Traini
Publishing Year 2022 Issue 2022/1
Language Italian Pages 26 P. 141-166 File size 244 KB
DOI 10.3280/EP2022-001008
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Benefit Corporations are the legal dress by which corporate profitability goals are integrated with environmental and social goals. The transformation into a Bene-fit Corporation does not add much to what water companies already are, but it can certainly help seal a mission informed by service improvement and oriented towards collective well-being, where the regulation combines environmental goals with cost efficiency.

Keywords: sustainability, benefit corporation, corporate purpose, water

Jel codes: G38, M14, L21, L95

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Giulia Alberti di Catenaja, Donato Berardi, Michele Tettamanzi, Samir Traini, Le società benefit e il servizio idrico integrato in "ECONOMIA PUBBLICA " 1/2022, pp 141-166, DOI: 10.3280/EP2022-001008