This study shows that a firm's improved environmental performance reduces the firm's cost of capital. The researchers found that investors perceive a firm's...
When done strategically, investments in social and environmental activities can reduce market risk by stabilizing the volatility of your firm's stock price.
This systematic review synthesizes 30 years’ research research on socially conscious consumerism, and helps business understand customer behaviour.
This executive report summarizes 30 years' research on socially conscious consumerism, and will help businesses understand customer behaviour.
The authors apply a stakeholder management lens to the recurring question: why do some firms have higher financial performance than others? Researchers...
Building firm reputation through good CSR strategies can drive financial performance and improve your corporate perception on the market.
Firms that appear environmentally responsible experience lower stock market risk. This study offers firms a clear motivation for acting responsibly.
Corporate social responsibility and philanthropy can payoff for a firm - but only at very low or very high levels.
Measure the value of sustainable business activities using the tools and framework of metrics in this introductory guide.
Read the systematic review and synthesis of 159 studies spanning 30 years of research to discover the tools to value sustainable business activities.
Climate change is a business issue. Here are four reasons why adapting to a changing climate should be on every executive's radar.
This systematic review points to risks and opportunities for many leading sectors dealing with climate change.
A good CSR strategy acts as a buffer for depreciating share prices during market turmoil.
Firm financial performance as a result of CSR activities can be difficult to measure: its value may lie in intangible assets like employee engagement.