Climate Change and Financial Market Efficiency

Business & Society, July 2015, 54 (4), 511-539

Posted: 30 Jul 2016

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Andrea Liesen

Institute for Ecological Economy Research (IOEW)

Date Written: March 28, 2014

Abstract

This dissertation abstract and reflection commentary present the work of Dr. Andrea Liesen. The dissertation examines the informational efficiency of financial markets to price the systematic risk stemming from climate change for European companies. The abstract provides an overview of the underlying theory, introduces the development of hypotheses, the method applied, and data gathered, as well as selected implications of results. The reflection commentary discusses the author’s views of the research process as a junior scholar.

Keywords: climate change, systematic risk, climate change disclosure, GHG emissions, market efficiency, financial performance, disclosure quality

Suggested Citation

Liesen, Andrea, Climate Change and Financial Market Efficiency (March 28, 2014). Business & Society, July 2015, 54 (4), 511-539 . Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2815388

Andrea Liesen (Contact Author)

Institute for Ecological Economy Research (IOEW) ( email )

Potsdamer Str. 105
Berlin, 10785
Germany

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