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Socially Responsible Finance and Investing: Financial Institutions, Corporations, Investors, and Activists
A detailed look at the role of social responsibility in financeand investing
The concept of socially responsible finance and investingcontinues to grow, especially in the wake of one of the mostdevastating financial crises in history. This includesresponsibility from the corporate side (corporate socialresponsibility) as well as the investor side (socially responsibleinvesting) of the capital markets. Filled with in-depth insightsand practical advice, Socially Responsible Finance andInvesting offers an important basis of knowledge regarding boththe theory and practice of this ever-evolving area of finance.
As part of the Robert W. Kolb Series in Finance, this bookshowcases contributed chapters from professionals and academicswith extensive expertise on this particular subject. It provides acomprehensive view of socially responsible foundations and theirapplications to finance and investing as determined by the currentstate of research.
Discusses many important issues associated with sociallyresponsible finance and investing, like moral hazard and theconcept of "too big to fail"
Contains contributed chapters from numerous thought-leaders inthe field of finance
Presents comprehensive coverage starting with the basics andbringing you through to cutting-edge, current theory andpractice
Now more than ever, we need to be mindful of the socialresponsibilities of all investment practices. The recent financialcrisis and recession has changed the financial landscape for yearsto come and Socially Responsible Finance and Investing is atimely guide to help us navigate this difficult terrain.