Opinion | Capitalism After the Coronavirus

We wrote an op-ed for these pages in 2006 titled “For People and Planet,” in which we argued for a long-term, sustainable, multistakeholder approach to business. We said America’s corporate leaders should put environmental, social and governance factors at the heart of their decision-making.

Fourteen years later, the idea has become a proven model for business. The Business Roundtable and the British Academy have both strongly endorsed the multistakeholder approach in the past nine months. Why? Because sustainable capitalism…