Recent Top Papers (60 days)

As of: 03 Dec 2022 - 01 Feb 2023
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Factors and Green Productivity: The Impacts of Greenwashing and Competence Greenwashing on Sustainable Finance and ESG Investing

Kyushu University - Institute for Asian and Oceanian Studies
2,308
2.

Can Investors Save the Planet? - NZAMI and Fiduciary Duty

London Business School and University of Glasgow - School of Law
964
3.

The Energy Consumption of Proof-of-Stake Systems: Replication and Expansion

UCL Centre for Blockchain Technologies and University College London - Centre for Blockchain Technologies
576
4.

Revealed Beliefs about Responsible Investing: Evidence from Mutual Fund Managers

University of St. Gallen - School of Finance, University of St. Gallen - School of Finance and University of Zurich - Department of Banking and Finance
562
5.

Are Sustainability-Linked Loans Designed to Effectively Incentivize Corporate Sustainability? A Framework for Review

University of Giessen, Justus-Liebig-University Giessen and University of Giessen - Department of Finance
469
6.

The ESG Gap

Tel Aviv University, Bar-Ilan University - Faculty of Law and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Faculty of LawUniversity of Pennsylvania Carey Law School
264
7.

The Good Left Undone: About Future Scandals, Past Returns and Ineffectual ESG

University of Regensburg - Department of Finance and University of Regensburg
192
8.

Trade, Voting, and ESG Policies: Theory and Evidence

University of California, Santa Cruz - Department of Economics, University of California, Irvine, University of Stavanger and University of Stavanger
109
9.

How Should Impact-Focused Investors Select Investment Funds for Sustainability Impact?

Independent
109
10.

ESG Factors and Firms’ Credit Risk

Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM), Corte dei conti, Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca - Department of Economics, Management and Statistics (DEMS) and University of Milan-Bicocca, Italy - Department of Economics, Management and Statistics (DEMS)
73

All Time Top Papers

As of: 02 Jan 1997 - 01 Feb 2023
Rank Paper Downloads
1.

The End of ESG

London Business School - Institute of Finance and Accounting
9,286
2.

Corporate Green Bonds

Columbia University
8,389
3.

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

Singapore Management University - Lee Kong Chian School of Business and Tilburg University - Department of Finance
6,306
4.

ESG: Hyperboles and Reality

Harvard Business School
6,027
5.

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

Boston University
5,252
6.

ESG Confusion and Stock Returns: Tackling the Problem of Noise

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of St. Gallen - School of Finance, London Business School and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
5,011
7.

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

Boston University
4,661
8.

Global Pricing of Carbon-Transition Risk

Imperial College London and Imperial College London - Accounting, Finance, and Macroeconomics
4,614
9.

Is 'Being Green' Rewarded in the Market?: An Empirical Investigation of Decarbonization and Stock Returns

Stanford University - School of Engineering, Yonsei University and Stanford University
4,583
10.

Do Responsible Investors Invest Responsibly?

University of Geneva - Geneva Finance Research Institute (GFRI), Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, University of Geneva - Geneva Finance Research Institute (GFRI), University of Virginia - Darden School of Business and Osmosis Investment Management
4,128