Essays about: "Greenwashing"

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  1. 1. The shifting landscape of ESG-investing in Sweden A qualitative study of how five Swedish fund companies plan to integrate the EU Action Plan on Sustainable Finance

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Marco Benedetto; Robin Thomsen; [2021-06-30]
    Keywords : ESG; Finance; Funds; Asset management; Sustainability; Greenwashing; SFDR; NFRD; Taxonomy; Investment.;

    Abstract : The awareness of sustainability has increased significantly in recent years as a result ofchanges in the environment, economic trends and social structures. As a result of that,regulatory organizations have urged the European Union to overhaul the current regulationmade to govern sustainable investing in Europe as many in the industry have feltthat ESG performance reporting has lacked supervision. READ MORE

  2. 2. Investor preferences reflected in sustainability reporting A study assessing the informational quality of sustainability reports with respect to investor preferences Bachelor's

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Filip Carlsson; Simon Anderberg; [2021-06-30]
    Keywords : Sustainability reporting; Greenwashing; Screening; ESG; CSR; ERA; Asymmetries; communication.;

    Abstract : The interest for investing in sustainable assets has grown rapidly over the recent years. Many investors use methods for risk assessment based on for example Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG), Corporate Sustainability (CS), Environmental Risk assessment (ERA) and Socially Responsible Investments (SRI). READ MORE

  3. 3. Green Is The New Black - A qualitative study on the motives and future of the Nordic green bond market from an underwriter perspective

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Emil Andersson-Junkka; Felix Malmström; [2021]
    Keywords : Sustainable Finance; Nordic Green Bond Market; Green Bonds; Sustainability-Linked Bonds; EU Taxonomy; Greenwashing;

    Abstract : This research analyzes the motives and future of the Nordic green bond market from an underwriter perspective. Threefold motives for being active in the Nordic green bond market are found. There are monetary gains, corporate social responsibility, and an opportunity to receive and maintain legitimacy. READ MORE

  4. 4. Good Guy versus Bad Guy: How are Patagonia´s and H&M´s Green(wash)ing Strategies Perceived among Consumers?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Sebastian Köhler; Lum Rexha; Pieter Christiaan Sturm; [2021]
    Keywords : Greenwashing; Green brand associations; Green brand image; Brand credibility; Green brand equity; Fashion industry; H M; Patagonia; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to further investigate and understand the influence of greenwashing on green brand associations, green brand image, brand credibility, and finally green brand equity. Therefore, the paper builds up on Akturan’s (2018) findings and partially replicates them by using the two fashion brands H&M and Patagonia. READ MORE

  5. 5. Green Funds : An Analysis of the Product Specific Disclosures of the EU Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation 2019/2088

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Isabella Tanskanen; [2021]
    Keywords : capital markets law; financial markets law; financial market; ESG; sustainability; funds; green;

    Abstract : Sustainability has started to play a greater role on the financial market and a larger number of investors are searching for financial products that contribute to the environment and the sustainable development. However, the numerous definitions of sustainable investments and green funds make the investment decision-making process difficult for investors and allow companies to “greenwash” their products. READ MORE