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oikos PRI Young Scholars Finance Academy

abstract There is a growing view among institutional investors that environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) issues can affect the performance of investment portfolios. The annual international oikos / PRI Young Scholars Finance Academy provides a platform for the encouragement of research on responsible investment issues. The Academy gathers leading academics, practitioners and exceptional graduate students and young faculty pursuing research related to issues of integration, engagement and transparency in responsible investment.
   
keywords ESG, Sustainability, Corporate Governance, Institutional investors, responsible investment, transparency, oikos
   
homepage http://www.oikos-international.org/projects/finance/call-...
partner United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment (UN PRI)
type applied research project
status periodic
start of project 2009
end of project 2010
additional informations
topics ESG, Responsible Investments, Corporate Governance
methods peer to peer comments, international faculty, written feedback, extracurricular activities, professional development workshop
contact Jost Hamschmidt