Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 18 Apr 2024 - 17 Jun 2024
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1.

Climate-Triggered Institutional Price Pressure: Does it Affect Firms' Cost of Equity?

University of Piraeus, Department of Banking and Financial ManagementQueen Mary, University of London, School of Economics and Finance and Queen Mary University of London
229
2.

Digital Finance, Financial Inclusion and Gender Equality: Digital Public Goods, Rearchitecting Financial Systems and Economic Empowerment of Women

The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Law School, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law and The University of Hong Kong
213
3.

Polluting Preferences: Evidence from Fixed Income Asset Managers

Anthropocene Fixed Income Institute, Smurfit Graduate Business School, University College Dublin, University College Dublin (UCD) and University College Dublin (UCD)
157
4.

Capital Structure and ESG Integration

City University of Hong Kong (CityU), Sungkyunkwan University - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Department of Accounting Information & Management
124
5.

Do Voluntary Pledges Make Loans Greener?

Goethe University Frankfurt, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Goethe University Frankfurt and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR)
110
6.

Who Cares About Investing Responsibly? Attitudes and Financial Decisions

University of Sheffield and University of Sheffield - Department of Economics
47
7.

Does Lock-Up Lead to Stability? Implications For Runs in the Proof-of-Stake Protocol

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Williams College and Government of the United States of America - Office of Financial Research
45
8.

Material Sustainability and Investment Efficiency: An Unconventional Influence

Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business and Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Beedie School of Business
44
9.

"We are shorting your stock": Combining sustainability-based shorting with engagement

University of St.Gallen and Finreon
41
10.

Leveling Up Your Green Mojo: The Benefits of Beneficent Investment

Shandong University - School of Management, Xiamen University, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) - Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance (SAIF) and Macquarie University
41

All Time Top Papers

As of: 02 Jan 1997 - 17 Jun 2024
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1.

Aggregate Confusion: The Divergence of ESG Ratings

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of St. Gallen - School of Finance and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
63,911
2.

Foreign Direct Investment Theories: An Overview of the Main FDI Theories

affiliation not provided to SSRN
30,411
3.

Valuing ESG: Doing Good or Sounding Good?

Anderson Graduate School of Management, UCLA and New York University - Stern School of Business
26,143
4.

Corporate Sustainability: First Evidence on Materiality

University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of ManagementCauseway Capital Management, LLC, Harvard Business School and Northwestern University - Department of Accounting Information & Management
23,584
5.

From the Stockholder to the Stakeholder: How Sustainability Can Drive Financial Outperformance

Oxford University - Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment, Arabesque Asset Management and European Centre for Corporate Engagement (ECCE)
19,209
6.

The End of ESG

London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting
16,318
7.

Why and How Investors Use ESG Information: Evidence from a Global Survey

University of Oxford - Said Business School and Harvard Business School
15,755
8.

The Dakota Access Pipeline, Environmental Injustice, and U.S. Colonialism

University of Michigan
14,942
9.

Handbook of Sustainable Finance

Amundi Asset Management
14,942
10.

The sharing economy: Why people participate in collaborative consumption

School of Information Science, University of Tampere, Copenhagen Business School and Helsinki Institute for Information Technology
14,278