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1.

Corporate Social Responsibility - An Economic and Financial Framework

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 05 Jan 2005
Working Paper Series
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
Downloads 10,491
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 - Department of Finance & Accounting and London School of Economics
Downloads 4,031
4.

Socially Responsible Investments: Methodology, Risk Exposure and Performance

TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2007-013, ECGI - Finance Working Paper No. 175/2007
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 10 May 2007 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2014
Working Paper Series
Tilburg University - Department of Finance, TIAS School for Business and Society and University of Warwick - Finance Group
Downloads 3,887
5.

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 3,818
6.

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 and Harvard University - Harvard Business School
Downloads 3,590
7.

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: 59 Posted: 11 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 3,474
8.

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

Washington & Lee Public Law Research Paper No. 03-13
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 2,268
9.

The Economic Value of Corporate Eco-Efficiency

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
Maastricht University, University of Muenster - Finance Center Muenster, Maastricht University - European Centre for Corporate Engagement and Tilburg University - Department of Finance
Downloads 2,022
10.

Corporate Social Responsibility and Firm Risk: Theory and Empirical Evidence

European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) - Finance Working Paper No. 359/2013
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2017
Working Paper Series
Boston College, Carroll School of Management, Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary and University of Warwick - Finance Group
Downloads 1,934
11.

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 Columbia Law School
Downloads 1,842
12.

Shareholder Activism on Sustainability Issues

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 07 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2016
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Business School, Harvard University - Harvard Business School and Harvard University - Harvard Business School
Downloads 1,744
13.

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
Downloads 1,707
14.

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 1,446
15.

Integrating Sustainability Reports into Financial Statements: An Experimental Study

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Bern - Institute for Accounting, University of Hamburg and DVFA
Downloads 1,228
16.

Choose Your Own Master: Social Enterprise, Certifications and Benefit Corporation Statutes

2 American University Business Law Review 1 (2012)
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 16 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Belmont University - College of Business Administration
Downloads 1,115
17.

Socially Responsible Investing and Management Style of Mutual Funds in the Euronext Stock Markets

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 28 Mar 2001
Working Paper Series
University of Groningen, Faculty of Economics and Business, Department of Economics and University of Groningen
Downloads 1,099
18.

A Framework for Managing a Portfolio of Socially Responsible Investments

ERIM Report Series Reference No. ERS-2002-54-F&A
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 18 Feb 2003
Working Paper Series
Robeco Asset Management, Quantitative Investment Research, Erasmus Research Institute of Management (ERIM), Erasmus School of Law and Erasmus Research Institute of Management (ERIM)

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

Downloads 1,026
19.

Corporate Social Responsibility and Its Impact on Firms’ Investment Policy, Organizational Strategy, and Performance

Journal of Business Ethics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 09 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Bentley University - Department of Finance, Dillard College of Business Administration and Northeastern University - Finance and Insurance Area
Downloads 999
20.

CSR Disclosure Items Used as Fairness Heuristics in the Investment Decision

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2016
Working Paper Series
Rutgers University, Newark - Rutgers Business School - Department of Accounting and Information Systems, Boston College - Department of Accounting and Seattle University - Albers School of Business and Economics
Downloads 983
21.

Signaling Through Corporate Accountability Reporting

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 07 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2015
Working Paper Series
Downloads 956
22.

Stock Price Synchronicity and Material Sustainability Information

Harvard Business School Working Paper
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 10 May 2017 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Business School, Maastricht University - Department of Finance, Students and Harvard University - Harvard Business School
Downloads 876
23.

The Relation between Corporate Social Responsibility and Stock Prices: An Analysis of the Italian Listed Companies

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
LUISS Guido Carli University and UNINT
Downloads 851
24.

Does It Pay or Does Firm Pay? The Relation between CSR Performance and the Cost of Debt

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
LUISS Guido Carli University and LUISS Guido Carli University
Downloads 737
25.

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 732
26.

Business Advantages of Corporate Social Responsibility: Cases from India

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 25 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2012
Working Paper Series
Rashtrasant Tukdoji Maharaj Nagpur University
Downloads 717
27.

Sustainability and Competitive Advantage: An Empirical Study of Value Creation

Competition Forum, Vol. 9, No. 1, 2011
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 09 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Elon University and Elon University, Martha and Spencer Love School of Business
Downloads 687
28.

Purpose with Profit: Governance, Enforcement, Capital-Raising and Capital-Locking in Low-Profit Limited Liability Companies

University of Miami Law Review, Vol. 66, No. 1, 2011
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 16 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Belmont University - College of Business Administration and Government of the United States of America - Presidential Management Fellows Program
Downloads 650
29.

Managers’ Green Investment Disclosures and Investors’ Reaction

AAA 2012 Management Accounting Section (MAS) Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 18 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business and University of Pittsburgh - Accounting Group
Downloads 637
30.

Smarter Finance for Cleaner Energy: Open up Master Limited Partnerships (MLPs) and Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) to Renewable Energy Investment

Brookings Remaking Federalism/Renewing the Economy Series, 2012
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 12 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Texas A&M University School of Law and Steyer-Taylor Center for Energy Policy and Finance
Downloads 624
31.

Relationship between Corporate Sustainability Practices and Financial Performance: Evidence from the GRI Reporting Companies

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Sep 2012
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and IPU Tertairy Institute
Downloads 623
32.

Corporate Governance and Executive Compensation for Corporate Social Responsibility

Journal of Business Ethics, Forthcoming, Harvard Business School Working Paper No. 16-014
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 24 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Western Ontario - Richard Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario - Ivey School of Business and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 593
33.

De-Arbitraging with a Weak Smile: Application to Skew Risk

Wilmott Magazine, p. 40, 2013
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 25 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 21 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford and Credit Suisse AG
Downloads 571
34.

Between Fair and Equitable Treatment and Stabilization Clause: Stable Legal Environment and Regulatory Change in International Investment Law

The Journal of World Investment & Trade, Vol. 12, 2011, Hebrew University of Jerusalem Research Paper No. 07-13
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 02 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
Downloads 569
35.

Socio-Psychological Motives of Socially Responsible Investors

Advances in Financial Economics, 19, 1, 209-247, 2011, Harvard University Weatherhead Center for International Affairs Working Paper
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 31 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University
Downloads 558
36.

Sustainability Practices and Corporate Financial Performance: A Study Based on the Top Global Corporations

J. Bus Ethics (2012) 108:61-79, DOI 10.1007/s10551-011-1063-y
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
IPU Tertairy Institute and Massey University - School of Accountancy
Downloads 539
37.

Impact Investing

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2017
Working Paper Series
University of California, Davis, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management
Downloads 531
38.

Alpha's Tale: The Economic Value of CSR

Principles for Responsible Investment Academic Conference, September 2011
Number of pages: 108 Posted: 08 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
Carleton University - Carleton Centre for Community Innovation
Downloads 530
39.

The Impact of Corporate Social Responsibility Rating Announcements on European Stock Prices

International Conference of the French Finance Association (AFFI), May 11-13, 2011
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 12 May 2011
Working Paper Series
Université Montpellier I and University Paris-Est Créteil (UPEC)
Downloads 524
40.

Sustainability Matters: Why and How Corporate Boards Should Become Involved

The Conference Board Research Report No. R-1481-11-RR
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 04 Apr 2012
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Central Connecticut State University - Management & Organization, Independent, The Conference Board, Inc., Simon Fraser University (SFU), affiliation not provided to SSRN, Boston College - Department of Marketing, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of California, Berkeley - Marketing Group, New York University (NYU) - Department of Marketing, Simmons College, Boston University, City University of New York (CUNY) - Department of Marketing and International Business, New York University - Stern School of Business, College of William and Mary - Mason School of Business and University of Texas at Dallas - School of Management
Downloads 499
41.

Can Investing in Corporate Social Responsibility Lower a Company’s Cost of Capital?

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Oct 2012
Working Paper Series
PATRIZIA Immobilien AG, University of Cambridge - Department of Land Economy and University of Regensburg - International Real Estate Business School (IREBS)
Downloads 470
42.

Socially Responsible Funds and Market Crises

Journal of Banking and Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 06 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Illinois State University and University of Alaska Anchorage
Downloads 464
43.

Investors as Stewards of the Commons?

Harvard Business School Accounting & Management Unit Working Paper
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 08 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Business School
Downloads 462
44.

Corporate Social Responsibility, Investor Protection, and Cost of Equity: A Cross-Country Comparison

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 26 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2017
Working Paper Series
RWTH Aachen University, RWTH Aachen University - Department of Finance, RWTH Aachen University - Department of Finance and RWTH Aachen University - Department of Finance
Downloads 456
45.

The Moral Responsibilities of Investment Bankers

University of St. Thomas Law Journal, Vol. 8, No. 1, 2010, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-41
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota Law School
Downloads 442
46.

Earning Management and Social Responsibility of the Citizen Firm

Educational Research, Vol. 3, No. 11, pp. 836-843, November 2012
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 25 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Jazan University - College of Business Administration
Downloads 422
47.

The Sociology of International Investment Law

The Foundations of International Investment Law: Bringing Theory into Practice (Z. Douglas, J. Pauwelyn, and J.E. Viñuales, eds., Oxford University Press, 2014, Forthcoming),
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of Law
Downloads 415
48.

Credit Cooperatives: Challenges and Opportunities in the Global Scenario

Euricse Working Paper No. 31/12
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 25 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
LUMSA University
Downloads 411
49.

Can an Old Dog Learn New Tricks? Applying Traditional Corporate Law Principles to New Social Enterprise Legislation

13 Transactions: Tenn. J. Bus. L. 221 (2012), Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 12-030
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
Downloads 400
50.

Sustainable Finance - A Conceptual Outline

University of Stuttgart Working Paper No. 03/2012
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 19 Sep 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Stuttgart - Institute of Business Management
Downloads 383