Does Socially Responsible Corporate Reporting Lead to Less Stock Speculation?

14 Pages Posted: 22 Dec 2017

Date Written: December 22, 2017

Abstract

I compare speculative bubble formation between a group of corporations in the S&P 500 that score high on corporate social responsibility versus the S&P 500 as a whole. I find that high CSR firms are less likely to exhibit speculative bubbles.

Keywords: Portfolios, Capital Markets, Speculative Bubbles

JEL Classification: G1

Suggested Citation

Gregory, Richard Paul, Does Socially Responsible Corporate Reporting Lead to Less Stock Speculation? (December 22, 2017). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3092245 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3092245

Richard Paul Gregory (Contact Author)

East Tennessee State University ( email )

Department of Economics and Finance
Johnson City, TN 37614
United States

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