Topic: Pflichtlektüre

Green bonds: fixed returns to fix the planet

Green bonds: fixed returns to fix the planet

For most of history, business and the environment have been in strict opposition. Poisoned water, dirty air, decimated landscapes and global warming can all be traced to standard business practices. From Chernobyl in the Ukraine to brown fields in the United States,...
Paris Agreement / COP 21

Paris Agreement / COP 21

The Paris Agreement is an agreement among the leaders of 179 countries to significantly reduce the emission of greenhouse gases in order to limit global temperature increase to well below 2 degrees Celsius (3.6°F) and ideally below 1.5 degrees Celsius (2.7°F) by the...
UN Principles for Responsible Investment

UN Principles for Responsible Investment

UN Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) are a set of six principles that provides a global standard for responsible investing as it relates to environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) factors. The goal of following these principles is to meet...
Environmental Economics

Environmental Economics

Environmental economics is an area of economics that studies the financial impact of environmental policies. Environmental economists perform studies to determine the theoretical or empirical effects of environmental policies on the economy. This field of economics...