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Socially Responsible Investing

Hunter M. Holzhauer

in Portfolio Theory and Management

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199829699
eISBN:
9780199979790
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199829699.003.0030
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter provides an introduction to the growing field of socially responsible investing (SRI), which has emerged over the last few decades from a fringe investment activity into the mainstream. ... More


Socially Responsible Mutual Funds

Eddy Junarsin, Enrico Libert, and Frendy

in Mutual Funds and Exchange-Traded Funds: Building Blocks to Wealth

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780190207434
eISBN:
9780190207465
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190207434.003.0014
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter provides a broad overview of the development and structure of socially responsible mutual funds (SRMFs) and socially responsible investing (SRI). The chapter provides general definitions ... More


Sovereign Wealth Funds as Catalysts of Socially Responsible Investing

Augustin Landier

in Sovereign Wealth Funds and Long-Term Investing

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231158633
eISBN:
9780231530286
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231158633.003.0021
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter discusses six trends that sustain the current demand for socially responsible investment (SRI). The first is what some sociologists have called the rise of cultural creative. In middle ... More


Can Finance Change the World?

Geoffrey Jones

in Profits and Sustainability: A History of Green Entrepreneurship

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780198706977
eISBN:
9780191840340
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198706977.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History, International Business

This chapter explores the creation of a set of institutions which launched new financial products to deliver capital and address risk in green businesses. It explores the creation of social banks ... More


Mean-Variance Investing

Andrew Ang

in Asset Management: A Systematic Approach to Factor Investing

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199959327
eISBN:
9780199382323
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199959327.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

Mean-variance investing is all about diversification. By exploiting the interaction of assets with each other, so one asset’s gains can make up for another asset’s losses, diversification allows ... More


Protest Politics in the Marketplace: Consumer Activism in the Corporate Age

Caroline Heldman

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781501709203
eISBN:
9781501709470
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501709203.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

This book is the first to analyze the democratic effects of consumer activism, defined as boycotting, socially responsible investing, social media campaigns, and direct consumer actions. America has ... More


Publicizing the Private Sector

Caroline Heldman

in Protest Politics in the Marketplace: Consumer Activism in the Corporate Age

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781501709203
eISBN:
9781501709470
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501709203.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

This chapter introduces the reader to consumer activism and explains why this political behavior has become so popular in recent decades. It also introduces measures of democracy that are used ... More


Equity and the Limits of Solidarity

Avery Kolers

in A Moral Theory of Solidarity

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198769781
eISBN:
9780191822612
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198769781.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

What does a deontological theory of solidarity as equity entail when the solidary action itself risks treating others inequitably? Should we ever, for instance, boycott or shun individuals on ethical ... More


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