Additional Reading List

  • How going green can make you rich by Cary Krosinsky October 16, 2011 9:20 PM EDT  http://www.thedailybeast.com/newsweek/2011/10/16/green-rankings-2011-what-investors-should-know.html
  • Why Sustainability Is Now the Key Driver of Innovation, HBR Articles by Ram Nidumolu, C.K. Prahalad, M.R. Rangaswami, 1 September 2009 http://hbr.org/2009/09/why-sustainability-is-now-the-key-driver-of-innovation/ar/
        Mainstream or Daydream: The Future of Responsible Investment, S. Lydenberg and G.M. Sinclair, The Journal of Corporate Citizenship Issue 33, April 2009 ; issN 1470-5001, p. 47-67 http://www.greenleaf-publishing.com/jcc
        What Matters in Corporate Governance? By Lucian Bebchuk, Alma Cohen, and Allen Ferrell, The Review of Financial Studies, 22:2, 2009, 783-827. http://www.rfs.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/full/22/2/783
        Impact of the FTSE4Good Index on firm price: An event study, M. Martin Curran, Dominic Moran, Journal of Environmental Management, Volume 82, Issue 4 , March 2007, Pages 529-537. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science?_ob=ArticleURL&_udi=B6WJ7-4JWFMPG-3&_user=10&_coverDate=03%2F31%2F2007&_rdoc=1&_fmt=high&_orig=search&_sort=d&_docanchor=&view=c&_searchStrId=1384144652&_rerunOrigin=google&_acct=C000050221&_version=1&_urlVersion=0&_userid=10&md5=a1f1ce48eba8b1543d8c1b2e61218ae8
        Socially Responsible Investing: Growth and Development in International Markets, Sheryl A. Law and Jot Yau in Advances in international investments: traditional and alternative approaches by Par Hung-gay Fung, Xiaoqing Eleanor Xu, Jot Yau, 2008 http://books.google.fr/books?hl=fr&lr=&id=sIHQ-kPJ_GgC&oi=fnd&pg=PA31&dq=sustain*+invest*+perform*+sri+esg&ots=_oEhGKiz4c&sig=NytGrk5_9nCDKvAWnxAa-YHcA5w#v=onepage&q&f=false
        Investing In Socially Responsible Companies Is A Must For Public Pension Funds – Because There Is No Better Alternative, S. Prakash Sethi, Journal Of Business Ethics 56: 99–129, 2005
        Guidelines for Integrating Socially Responsible Investment in the Investment Process by Frank Jan de Graaf, Alfred Slager, The Journal of Investing  Fall 2009, Vol. 18, No. 3: pp. 70-78 http://www.iijournals.com/doi/abs/10.3905/joi.2009.18.3.070
        Non-Governmental Organizations, Shareholder Activism, and SRI, Guay, Doh, Sinclair ; Journal Of Business Ethics 52: 125–139, 2004
        "The Wages of Social Responsibility," by Meir Statman of Santa Clara University and Denys Glushkov of Barclays Global Investors http://www.socialinvest.org/resources/research/documents/2008WinningPrize-Moskowitz.pdf
        Investment Banks Top Independents in ESG Research Survey, New York, NY (PRWEB) March 15, 2012  http://www.prweb.com/releases/2012/3/prweb9280673.htm
        UBS: The Decade Ahead, UBS Financial Services Inc., Wealth Management Research, 2011, provide long- term analysis of a full range of subjects including the broadening reach of socially responsible investing (SRI).  http://financialservicesinc.ubs.com/staticfiles/pws/adobe/the_decade_ahead_report.pdf
        RCM Sustainability  Heading White Paper: Sustainability: opportunity or opportunity cost? Applying ESG factors to a portfolio does not negatively impact performance and may enhance it  https://www.allianz.com/static-resources/en/press/media/documents/v_1312188717000/rcm_sustainability.pdf
        Dan DiBartolomeo and Lloyd Kurtz on the KLD400 Social Index: 20 Years of "SRI as a Free Good" By Kate Walsh on May 3, 2010 3:28 AM  http://blog.issgovernance.com/esg/2010/05/kld400-dan-lloyd.html
        ESG Risk Factors in a Portfolio Context by. Dr Steffen Hörter, Dr. Wolfgang Mader and Barbara. Menzinger, 2010  http://www.risklab.de/Dokumente/Aufsaetze/ProjectM04_0309-StudyFindsESGDeliversFinancialBenefit.pdf
        Hörter, S./Mader, W./Menzinger, B. (2010), "E.S.G Risk Factors in a Portfolio Context - Integrated Modeling of Environmental, Social and Governance Risk Factors", An Innovative Study for Institutional Inverstors  http://www.risklab.com/Dokumente/Aufsaetze/HoerterEtAl[10]-ESGRiskFactorsInAPortfolioContext.pdf
        Do Investors Care About Sustainability? PWC March 2012  http://www.slideshare.net/PWC/pwc-do-investors-care-about-sustainability
        The Impact of Corporate Social Responsibility on Investment Recommendations, Published:    September 10, 2010, Paper Released:    August 2010, Authors:    Ioannis Ioannou and George Serafeim  http://hbswk.hbs.edu/item/6484.html
  • BONUS READINGS
  • Consultations on the UK Corporate Governance Code, Stewardship Code and Auditing Standards published FRC PN 359      20 April 2012,  http://www.frc.org.uk/press/pub2764.html
  • Breaking the Short-Term Cycle CFA Centre for Financial Market Integrity/ Business Roundtable Institute for Corporate Ethics: Discussion and Recommendations on How Corporate Leaders, Asset Managers, Investors, and Analysts Can Refocus on Long-Term Value  http://www.darden.virginia.edu/corporate-ethics/pdf/Short-termism_Report.pdf
  • WEF Long-term investing has received fresh attention in light of the
    global economic crisis.  http://www.weforum.org/issues/long-term-investing

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