Essays about: "Sustainable Performance Measurement"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 30 essays containing the words Sustainable Performance Measurement.

  1. 1. Measuring Sustainability in Supply Chain with Key Performance Indicators

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS); Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS)

    Author : Julia Martikainen; Laura Himanen; [2019]
    Keywords : Supply Chain Management; Sustainability; Manufacturing Industry; Sustainable Development;

    Abstract : Background: The existing literature addresses the emerge of sustainability issues being one of the main concerns in organizations’ supply chains. Constantly growing environmental, social, and ethical concerns have increased the pressure of organizations to adopt sustainable business practices into their operations. READ MORE

  2. 2. Is Green the New Gold? A study on the relationship between sustainability and risk of mutual funds

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Victoria Tomsdotter von Segebaden Starberg; Max Römbo; [2019]
    Keywords : Environmental Social Governance; Mutual Funds; Performance Measurement; Risk Measurement; Sustainability; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to investigate the relationship between the level sustainability and the level of risk for mutual equity funds. As the demand for more sustainable investment options increases, mutual funds have become more aware about positioning themselves as sustainable. READ MORE

  3. 3. The impact of residual sustainability on stock behaviors– A quantitative study on Swedish listed companies

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

    Author : Hla Thel Phyu; ABM Fazle Rahi; [2018]
    Keywords : CSR; Sustainable Enterprise; Residual sustainability; Resour ce sustainability; stock volatility; Sustainability report; Stock return; Financial slack; ESG;

    Abstract : Nowadays, the value creation and measurement of the economic performances have changed from traditional ways of maximizing shareholder’s wealth to maximizing stakeholder’s wealth. Companies are responsible for creating value not only for their organizationsbut also for the society as a whole because CSR issues attract a global attention and most countries are urging the companies to follow sustainable ways. READ MORE

  4. 4. Stop Guessing and Start Tracking : Guidelines for Measuring Sustainability Performance of Funds

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.); KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : JIMMY LILJA; SIMON PARK; [2018]
    Keywords : Sustainable investments; Fund performance; Sustainability in fund; Hållbara investeringar; Fondprestation; Hållbarhet inom fondförvaltning;

    Abstract : Conscious customers and the threat of regulations have compelled capital markets around the world to increase their sustainability focus. Today, a fund manager must know how to measure and communicate the sustainability of her fund’s portfolio, which raises the question of how such measurement should be designed? By interviewing decision makers at one of Sweden’s major fund management firms and examining existing sustainability metrics, we identify the key features practitioners want from a sustainability measurement and discuss how existing metrics relate to this. READ MORE

  5. 5. ESG Investing In Nordic Countries : An analysis of the Shareholder view of creating value

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

    Author : Linnea Dahlberg; Frida Wiklund; [2018]
    Keywords : ESG; Sustainable finance; Financial performance; Shareholder theory; Stakeholder theory; Sustainability;

    Abstract : ESG ratings have become a recognised sustainability performance measurement throughout the world. The Nordic countries Sweden, Finland, Denmark, and Norway are ranked top four in the world when it comes to ESG ratings. READ MORE