Explore our library of third-party research and analysis on ESG integration and sustainable investing.
This report addresses the most up-to-date physical understanding of the climate system and climate change, bringing together the latest advances in climate science, and combining multiple lines of evidence from paleoclimate, observations, process understanding, and global and regional climate simulations.
A summary of UNPRI’s 2020 Assessment Report on Inherent Group follows: To access the data portal, click here.
LP scrutiny of approaches to ESG is intensifying, with climate change a key concern. Here are seven takeaways from this Responsible Investment 2020 report by Private Equity International.
NYU Center for Sustainable Business analyzed to two different industries (agriculture and automotive) to answer the question: Do sustainable practices lead to positive financial return for the business?
The performance implications of adopting strategic sustainability practices for both return on capital and expectations of future performance, as reflected in price to book valuation multiples.
An exploration of the relative performance of portfolio decarbonization strategies, and how performance is affected by institutional investor fund flows.
An empirical investigation of the risk-return relationship between corporate environmental performance and financial performance, with a focus on companies’ carbon footprint.
How performance on financially material ESG issues, as identified by the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) can contribute to the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals.
Analysis of 2,200 studies finds ESG’s influence on corporate financial performance is positive and the results appear to be stable over time.