Essays about: "SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE"

Showing result 6 - 10 of 141 essays containing the words SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE.

  1. 6. The relationship between CSR and the interest bearing cost of debt : An analysis of Nordic countries

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Jonas Wahlström; Oscar Carlsson; [2020]
    Keywords : ESG; CSR; sustainability; cost of interest bearing debt; risk management; Over investment view; Nordic countries;

    Abstract : Corporate social responsibility (CSR), or perhaps the lack of it, is widely debated today. Regulations and international discussions surrounding the topic is taking up a larger room in the public domain with the Paris Climate Accords being a pinnacle where a number of countries decided to agree to quite ambitious climate goals. READ MORE

  2. 7. Carb-on or Carb-off? : Carbon-intensive stocks' performance in an age of socially responsible investing

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Fredrik Westergård; August Wigh; [2020]
    Keywords : carbon stocks; carbon-intensive stocks; emission stocks; socially responsible investing; sin investing;

    Abstract : This study investigates the performance of carbon-intensive stocks in the United States and provides evidence of abnormal returns between 2000 and 2019. However, these abnormal returns are isolated to the period 2000 to 2002 which coincides with the Dot-com crash. READ MORE

  3. 8. How is ESG Affecting Stock Returns? A Portfolio- and Panel Data Analysis of US Firms in the S&P 500

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Per Jonas Partapuoli; Charlotte Breitz; [2020]
    Keywords : ESG; HML; S P 500; Momentum; Fama-French Five-factor Model; Portfolio Analysis; Panel Data Analysis; Sustainable Investing; Great Financial Crisis; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The last two decades, socially responsible investing has emerged such that there is a value in itself to invest responsibly. This paper analyzes the relationship between Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG) and stock returns, and investigate if any of these three individual pillars have a more significant impact during the period 2005 – 2018. READ MORE

  4. 9. CSR STRATEGY IN SWEDISH STARTUP COMPANIES

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Maurine Kirigo Miano; [2020]
    Keywords : Corporate Social Responsibility CSR ; Start-up companies; CSR Implementation; CSR approaches;

    Abstract : Purpose: This study aims to explore the CSR strategies in startup companies. To achieve this, this research paper, therefore, strives to first understand what drives startups to adopt socially responsible activities, gauging the level of commitment to CSR and understanding how startup companies implement soMethodology: This research was conducted using a qualitative research approach using a multiple case approach. READ MORE

  5. 10. The responsible consumer – Consumer consciousness from idea to delivery : an exploratory study of consumers’ willingness to act socially responsible when purchasing fashion online

    University essay from Högskolan Kristianstad/Fakulteten för ekonomi; Högskolan Kristianstad/Fakulteten för ekonomi

    Author : Emelie Lefevre; Marcus Nilsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Responsible consumers; online purchasing behaviour; fashion industry; consumers’ willingness; theory of planned behaviour; socially responsible consumers behaviour; consumer social responsibilities;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to investigate consumers’ willingness to act socially responsible in their online fashion purchasing behaviour. Three frameworks; Theory of Planned Behaviour (TPB), Socially Responsible Consumer Behaviour (SRCB) and Consumer Social Responsibility (CNSR), constitute a foundation and have been combined in a conceptual framework. READ MORE