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Author Louche, Céline
Title Dilemmas in Responsible Investment
Imprint Saltaire : Taylor & Francis Group, 2011
©2011
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (241 pages)
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Series The Responsible Investment Ser
The Responsible Investment Ser
Note Cover -- Half Title -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acronyms and abbreviations -- Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- An overview of responsible investment -- Case 1: Types of responsible investor -- Case 2: Ethics and facts -- Case 3: Influence through voice and exit -- Case 4: Societal returns versus financial returns -- Case 5: Alleged versus confirmed illegal activity -- Case 6: When a company changes -- Case 7: Public versus private partnerships for engagement -- Case 8: Relativity of responsible investment standards -- Case 9: Incomplete societal and environmental data -- Case 10: Exclusion of industries -- Case 11: Emerging issues -- Case 12: Privatisation of public services -- Conclusion: Where do we go from here? -- Notes -- Additional resources -- Index -- About the authors
This book examines the daily problems of responsible investment practitioners. It emphasizes the importance of asking the right questions as well as getting the right answers; and of process as well as product. It raises questions about the very purpose of investment and the responsibilities of investors, both economic and societal
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Louche, Céline Dilemmas in Responsible Investment Saltaire : Taylor & Francis Group,c2011 9781906093518
Subject Investments -- Decision making.;Investments -- Moral and ethical aspects
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Alt Author Lydenberg, Steve
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