Episode 10: Profit or Purpose

For a long time we have thought that the purpose of a business is to make a profit. Does that need to change? Increasingly, we hear about purpose driven companies. Can the two go together, profit and purpose?  


Our Guest: Alex Edmans is professor of finance at the London Business School. His latest book, Grow the Pie: How Great Companies Deliver Both Purpose and Profit, was an FT Business Book of the Year.

 

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