Showing result 1 - 5 of 193 essays containing the words SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE.

  1. 1. Role of CSR and Brand Image : A qualitative study on IKEA

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring och turismvetenskap (MTS)

    Author : Arefa Islam; [2023]
    Keywords : Corporate social responsibility CSR ; Brand; Brand Image; Purchase intention.;

    Abstract : Purpose                                                           The primary objective of this study is to make     theoretical advancements and practical insights for companies aiming to strengthen  enhance their brand image through the implementation of CSR initiatives.. READ MORE

  2. 2. Socially Responsible and Financially Rewarding: The Relationship Between ESG and Stock Market Returns

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Kristian Eklund; Felix Freiherr von Uslar-Gleichen; [2023]
    Keywords : ESG Performance; ESG Index; Index Returns; Sustainable Finance; Systematic Risk;

    Abstract : We study the link between the ESG-performance of 20 OECD countries and the excess returns of their major stock indices between 2005 and 2015. Our research shows a significant positive relationship between the two metrics. READ MORE

  3. 3. ESG Ratings and Stock Market Performance: Evidence of a Shift in Investor Preferences during a Period of Economic Distress in Scandinavia

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Johanna Hallstedt; Tim Nyllinge; [2023]
    Keywords : Socially Responsible Investing; ESG; Sustainable Investments; Corporate Resilience; Financial Risk;

    Abstract : During the Covid-19 crisis, firms with high environmental, social, and governance (ESG) ratings traded within the Scandinavian markets had more significant pandemic-induced drops in stock returns than firms with low profiles in ESG. The difference was close to ten percentage points more severe for high-ESG compared to low-ESG firms. READ MORE

  4. 4. Constructing a Social Profitability Index: Socially Responsible Investing in Electric Utilities

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Odessa Bäckfors; Ebba Jernmark Burrows; [2023]
    Keywords : Socially responsible investing; Social Profitability Index; Sustainability ratings; Shareholder activism; Renewable electricity;

    Abstract : Building on a theory about the Social Profitability Index (SPI), this paper is the first to construct an SPI in practice ranking investment opportunities based on social and financial returns within the electric utility industry. The social return is the investor-preference weighted social gain from avoiding carbon emissions by changing to renewable production technology in a firm. READ MORE

  5. 5. How AI Drives Innovation Capabilities within an Enterprise : A study of the Chinese innovative companies

    University essay from Jönköping University/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Cailing Zhang; [2023]
    Keywords : Enterprise; Development Strategy; Innovation; Engineering; Global Economy;

    Abstract : Background: AI innovation, an emerging concept, refers to innovation capabilities that incorporate AI technologies. In recent years, generative AI has garnered significant attention, emphasizing the need for a deeper understanding of its role in innovation. READ MORE