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PBS NewsHour | Benefit Corporations Aim to Make Profit, Positive Impact | PBS

Duration: 08:36
Program: PBS NewsHour #10274
Broadcast Date: Feb. 29, 2012

Seven states have passed legislation officially recognizing companies with a conscience. Called benefit corporations, or B Corps, the firms strive to make a positive impact on society while also turning a profit. Economics correspondent Paul Solman reports as part of his Making Sen$e of financial news series.

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Post Date: February 29, 2012