The New Nature of Business Report was produced through an international project funded by the US National Science Foundation through its National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC). This report is sponsored by the University of Sydney Business School. Members and contributors include business leaders, regulators, environmental advocacy groups and university researchers from developed and developing countries.

US National Science Foundation
The National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1950 "to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense…”

The University of Sydney | Business School
The mission of the University of Sydney Business School is to build and sustain a leading learning community in business and management education in Australia and its region.

Oregon State University
Oregon State University has always been a place with a purpose — making a positive difference in quality of life, natural resources and economic prosperity in Oregon and beyond.


National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center
Relevant, transdisciplinary, and far-reaching, the National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) is dedicated to solving society’s most challenging and complex environmental problems.