Panel I: Business Perspective on Environmental and Social Impacts of Chinese Overseas Investment

This panel explores how the business world incorporates environmental and social impacts into the operations. Panelists will give an overview of CSR performance from the perspectives of both a leading Chinese metal and mineral trading company and an established U.S. multinational corporation. Field research and findings about Chinese investment in several Latin American countries will be presented. 

Moderator: Marian Chertow, Associate Professor, Yale F&ES


Weijun Xie, General Manager of Resource Development, China Minmetals Corporation

Katie Schindall, Consultant Program Manager, Sustainability at EMC

Rebecca Ray, Pre-Doctoral Fellow, Global Economic Governance Initiative, Boston University