Research shows how your firm's comprehensive environmental risk management strategy can reduce cost of capital and increase opportunity for debt financing.
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This study investigates whether CSR improves long-term financial performance by satisfying customers. It finds returns on CSR can be positive or negative...
Managers can evaluate which are the most mutually-beneficial social causes to become involved with – and which ones their firm should avoid.
Discover how investing in CSR insures your firm by protecting your reputation and reducing financial impact of negative press.
Communicating your firm's CSR activities may bolster stakeholder engagement and drive consumer support.
Selecting mutual funds that screen irresponsible firms reduces portfolio diversity but can improve long-term financial performance.
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Discover six mechanisms by which corporate social responsibility drives a firm's financial performance.
When done strategically, investments in social and environmental activities can reduce market risk by stabilizing the volatility of your firm's stock price.
Managers may feel lost at sea with the many sustainability metrics and tools. Discover five that work in NBS's Executive Report on Valuing Sustainability.
This primer introduces basic terminology and provides an overview of key issues to help you translate CSR activities into financial value.
Building firm reputation through good CSR strategies can drive financial performance and improve your corporate perception on the market.
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.
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.