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1.

Valuing ESG: Doing Good or Sounding Good?

NYU Stern School of Business
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Mar 2020
Working Paper Series
Anderson Graduate School of Management, UCLA and New York University - Stern School of Business
Downloads 16,030
2.

Corporate Social Responsibility - an Economic and Financial Framework

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 05 Jan 2005
Working Paper Series
Columbia University - Columbia Business School, Finance
Downloads 11,769
3.

Active Ownership

Review of Financial Studies (RFS), Volume 28, Issue 12, pp. 3225-3268, 2015., Fox School of Business Research Paper No. 16-009
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 01 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Judge Business School, Cambridge Judge Business School - Finance Subject Group and London School of Economics
Downloads 6,907
4.

Do Investors Care about Carbon Risk?

Columbia Business School Research Paper Forthcoming, Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming, European Corporate Governance Institute – Finance Working Paper 711/2020
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 11 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University - Columbia Business School, Economics and Imperial College London - Accounting, Finance, and Macroeconomics

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 6,817
5.

Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainable Finance: A Review of the Literature

European Corporate Governance Institute – Finance Working Paper No. 701/2020, This paper will appear in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Economics and Finance.
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 24 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2020
Working Paper Series
Singapore Management University - Lee Kong Chian School of Business and Tilburg University - Department of Finance
Downloads 5,776
6.

Four Things No One Will Tell You About ESG Data

Journal of Applied Corporate Finance 31 (2), Spring 2019, pages 50-58.
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 16 Jul 2019
Accepted Paper Series
KKS Advisors and Harvard Business School

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 5,296
8.

Socially Responsible Investments: Methodology, Risk Exposure and Performance

TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2007-013, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 175/2007, WBS Finance Group Research Paper No. 80
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 10 May 2007 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2019
Working Paper Series
Tilburg University - Department of Finance, TIAS School for Business and Society and University of Exeter Business School
Downloads 5,117
9.

Is There a Green Bond Premium? The Yield Differential Between Green and Conventional Bonds

Published in the Journal of Banking and Finance, Vol. 98 (p. 39-60), 2019, as "The effect of pro-environmental preferences on bond prices: Evidence from green bonds".
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 27 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 28 May 2021
Accepted Paper Series
Boston University
Downloads 5,115
10.

The Impact of Corporate Social Responsibility on Investment Recommendations: Analysts’ Perceptions and Shifting Institutional Logics

Strategic Management Journal, Volume 36, Issue 7, pp. 1053-1081, July 2015
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 17 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2017
Accepted Paper Series
London Business School - Department of Strategic & International Management and Harvard Business School
Downloads 4,879
11.

Climate Change and Financial Risk

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 Jun 2019
Working Paper Series
IESEG School of Management
Downloads 4,639
12.

A Sustainable Capital Asset Pricing Model (S-CAPM): Evidence from Environmental Integration and Sin Stock Exclusion

Proceedings of Paris December 2020 Finance Meeting EUROFIDAI - ESSEC
Number of pages: 101 Posted: 20 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 02 May 2022
Working Paper Series
Boston University
Downloads 4,521
13.

Can Sustainable Investing Save the World? Reviewing the Mechanisms of Investor Impact

Kölbel, Julian F., Florian Heeb, Falko Paetzold, and Timo Busch. in press. ‘Can Sustainable Investing Save the World? Reviewing the Mechanisms of Investor Impact’. Organization & Environment. Available at: https://doi.org/10.1177/1086026620919202
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2020
Accepted Paper Series
University of St. Gallen - School of Finance, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht and School of Business, Economics and Social Sciences, University of Hamburg
Downloads 4,423
14.

The Myth that Insulating Boards Serves Long-Term Value

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 113, No. 6, pp. 1637-1694, October 2013, Harvard Law School John M. Olin Center Discussion Paper No. 755
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 11 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 4,329
15.

Global Pricing of Carbon-Transition Risk

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 13 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2022
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University - Columbia Business School, Economics and Imperial College London - Accounting, Finance, and Macroeconomics

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Downloads 4,265
16.

Corporate Social Responsibility and Firm Performance: Investor Preferences and Corporate Strategies

Academy of Management Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 12 Oct 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Ohio State University (OSU) - Fisher College of Business, Clarkson University - School of Business and Ohio State University (OSU) - Human Resource Research
Downloads 4,154
17.

Shareholder Activism on Sustainability Issues

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 07 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2016
Working Paper Series
Joseph L. Rotman School of Management - University of Toronto, Harvard Business School and Northwestern University - Department of Accounting Information & Management
Downloads 4,112
18.

Principles of Sustainable Finance

Principles of Sustainable Finance, Oxford University Press, 2019
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 11 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University and RSM Erasmus University
Downloads 3,916
19.

Analyzing Active Fund Managers' Commitment to ESG: Evidence from the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment

Forthcoming, Management Science
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 29 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2021
Accepted Paper Series
College of Business, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) and Northwestern University - Department of Accounting Information & Management
Downloads 3,766
20.

Public Sentiment and the Price of Corporate Sustainability

Financial Analysts Journal, 76 (2): 26-46.
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 19 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Business School
Downloads 3,605
21.

Sustainable Finance and Fintech: Can Technology Contribute to Achieving Environmental Goals? A Preliminary Assessment of ‘Green FinTech'

European Banking Institute Working Paper Series 2020 – no. 71
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 14 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Genoa, Department of Law - Section of Business and Economic Law and University of Genoa - Law Department
Downloads 3,553
22.

Climate Risk Disclosure and Institutional Investors

Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 19-66, European Corporate Governance Institute – Finance Working Paper No. 661/2020
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 19 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2022
Working Paper Series
National University of Singapore, University of Geneva - Geneva Finance Research Institute (GFRI), Frankfurt School of Finance & Management and University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance
Downloads 3,536
23.

How ESG Issues Become Financially Material to Corporations and Their Investors

Harvard Business School Accounting & Management Unit Working Paper No. 20-056
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2020
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Business School (HBS), Accounting Standards Board and Harvard Business School
Downloads 3,487
24.

Impact Investing

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 20 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2020
Working Paper Series
University of California, Davis, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 3,419
25.

Corporate Immunity to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 17 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2021
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Hong Kong - HKU Business School, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Business and Economics and The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - CUHK Business School

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 3,056
26.

The Pollution Premium

Journal of Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 157 Posted: 12 May 2020 Last Revised: 16 May 2022
Accepted Paper Series
National Tsing Hua University - Department of Quantitative Finance, Peking University HSBC Business School and University of ManchesterUniversity of Manchester - Alliance Manchester Business School
Downloads 2,981
27.

Reconciling Fiduciary Duty and Social Conscience: The Law and Economics of ESG Investing by a Trustee

72 Stanford Law Review 381 (2020), Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper No. 18-22, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 19-50
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 06 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Harvard University - Harvard Law School
Downloads 2,926
28.

Piercing the Corporate Veil, Financial Responsibility, and the Limits of Limited Liability

Number of pages: 93 Posted: 02 Oct 2003
Working Paper Series
Washington and Lee University - School of Law

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 2,924
29.

Where's the Greenium?

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 239, Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 19-14, Journal of Accounting and Economics, Volume 69, Issues 2–3, April–May 2020, 101312
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 13 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Yale School of Management
Downloads 2,920
30.

Coordinated Engagements

European Corporate Governance Institute – Finance Working Paper No. 721/2021
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 26 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 07 Jan 2021
Working Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Judge Business School, Cambridge Judge Business School - Finance Subject Group and London School of Economics
Downloads 2,915
31.

Corporate Social Responsibility and Firm Risk: Theory and Empirical Evidence

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 359/2013
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
Boston College, Carroll School of Management, Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary and University of Exeter Business School

Multiple version iconThere are 3 versions of this paper

Downloads 2,898
32.

Perspectives in ESG equity investing

Number of pages: 81 Posted: 13 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2021
Working Paper Series
EMLYON Business School
Downloads 2,738
33.

Sustainable Investing with ESG Rating Uncertainty

Journal of Financial Economics (JFE), Vol. 145, No. 2, 2022
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 14 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2022
Accepted Paper Series
Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliyah, Syracuse University - Department of Finance, EDHEC Business School and Catholic University of Milan
Downloads 2,634
34.

Sustainability, FinTech and Financial Inclusion

European Banking Institute Working Paper Series 2019/41, University of Luxembourg Law Working Paper No. 006-2019, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 19-63, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2019/038, European Business and Organization Law Review (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 16 May 2019 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2020
Working Paper Series
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law & Justice, Universite du Luxembourg - Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance and University of Luxembourg - Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance
Downloads 2,587
35.

Employee Satisfaction and Long-run Stock Returns, 1984-2020

Financial Analysts Journal, 78:3, 129-151
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 01 Oct 2021 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2022
Working Paper Series
EDHEC Business School and The Bank of Korea
Downloads 2,531
36.

Carbon Disclosure and the Cost of Capital

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2021
Working Paper Series
Columbia University - Columbia Business School, Economics and Imperial College London - Accounting, Finance, and Macroeconomics
Downloads 2,450
37.

The Irrelevance of ESG Disclosure to Retail Investors: Evidence from Robinhood

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2022
Working Paper Series
University of Colorado Boulder, University of Virginia, Darden School of Business and University of Colorado at Boulder - Leeds School of Business
Downloads 2,449
38.

How ESG Investing Has Impacted the Asset Pricing in the Equity Market

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 28 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2019
Working Paper Series
Amundi Asset Management, CREST-ENSAE, Amundi Asset Management, Amundi Asset Management, Amundi Asset Management, Amundi Asset Management and Amundi Institute
Downloads 2,438
39.

Investors as Regulators: Green Bonds and the Governance Challenges of the Sustainable Finance Revolution

Stanford Journal of International Law, Vol. 54, No. 1, 2018, University of Connecticut School of Business Research Paper No. 18-12
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 22 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Connecticut - School of Business
Downloads 2,418
40.

Sustainable Banking – History and Current Developments

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 11 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Waterloo
Downloads 2,374
41.

Chasing the ESG Factor

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 08 Jul 2021 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2022
Accepted Paper Series
EDHEC Business School and Catholic University of Milan
Downloads 2,369
42.

Corporate Social Responsibility, Customer Satisfaction, and Market Value

Journal of Marketing, 70 (4), 1-18, 2006
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 05 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Temple University and European School of Management and Technology (ESMT)
Downloads 2,362
43.

Mind the Gap: The Interplay Between External and Internal Actions in the Case of Corporate Social Responsibility

Strategic Management Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 06 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2015
Accepted Paper Series
UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School and London Business School - Department of Strategic & International Management
Downloads 2,309
44.

The Economic Value of Corporate Eco-Efficiency

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
Maastricht University, University of Münster - Finance Center Muenster, Maastricht University - European Centre for Corporate EngagementMaastricht University - Department of Finance and Tilburg University - Department of Finance
Downloads 2,257
45.

Shining Light on Corporate Political Spending

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 101, April 2013, pp. 923-967, Harvard Law School John M. Olin Center Discussion Paper No. 728, Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 431
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and New York University School of Law
Downloads 2,218
46.

ESG Preference, Institutional Trading, and Stock Return Patterns

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 09 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2021
Working Paper Series
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance, University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance, Department of Finance, School of Management, Fudan University and IE Business School - IE University
Downloads 2,111
47.

A Blueprint for Integrating ESG into Equity Portfolios

The Journal of Investment Management, Volume 16, No. 1, 2018
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 01 Jun 2019
Accepted Paper Series
State Street Global Advisors, State Street Global Advisors, State Street Corporate - State Street Global Advisors, State Street Global Advisors and State Street Global Advisors
Downloads 2,058
48.

Corporate ESG Profiles and Banking Relationships

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 13 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2021
Accepted Paper Series
University of Florida - Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate and Fordham University - Finance Area
Downloads 2,057
49.

Financing the Response to Climate Change: The Pricing and Ownership of U.S. Green Bonds

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Nov 2018
Working Paper Series
Harvard Business School, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Harvard Business School and NYU Stern School of Business

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Downloads 1,961
50.

Low-carbon Mutual Funds

Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper No. 19-13, European Corporate Governance Institute – Finance Working Paper No. 659/2020
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 19 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 06 May 2022
Working Paper Series
Maastricht University - Department of Finance, University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance and University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance

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Downloads 1,956