Three years later and the Deepwater Horizon spill in the Gulf of Mexico is still in the news, probably because the leaks continue – the continuous outflow of cash out of BP to settle claims. This article for Responsible Investor (subscription only but well worth it) takes an in depth look at the current litigation surrounding the worst environmental disaster ever and investigates why sustainability metrics at BP and Transocean’s bonus plans did not seem to affect management behavior. We know why they didn’t at Halliburton – they don’t have any.

Full article behind paywall in Responsible Investor