Corporate Engagement RSS http://www.corporate-engagement.com/ Wed, 05 Apr 2017 11:19:35 +0200 info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) en <![CDATA[Sustainable Finance Students Develop an Impact Investment Product]]> http://www.corporate-engagement.com/research/148 Together with Finance in Motion, an impact investment manager based in Frankfurt, students from the Sustainable Finance Master program developed an impact investment product in class (course Su...]]> info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Wed, 05 Apr 2017 11:19:35 +0200 <![CDATA[Rob Bauer interviewed by Top1000funds: Board make-up matters]]> http://www.corporate-engagement.com/news/114 Rob Bauer was interviewed by Top1000 funds about the paper by Aleksandar Andonov, Rob Bauer and Martijn Cremers "Pension Fund Asset Allocation and Liability Discount Rates".

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<![CDATA[Rob Bauer in Pensioen Pro: Pensioenuitvoerders te veel gericht op vermogensbeheer]]> http://www.corporate-engagement.com/news/113 Rob Bauer was interviewed by Pension Pro about the Dutch pension system.

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<![CDATA[Clean Electricity, Dirty Electricity: The Effect on Local House Prices]]> http://www.corporate-engagement.com/research/147 We study the external effects of large-scale conventional and renewable electric power generation facilities on local house prices. We compare coal, gas, biomass and wind power, combining inf...]]> info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:49:22 +0100 <![CDATA[Call for Papers Special Issue Organization & Environment]]> http://www.corporate-engagement.com/news/112 Call for Papers Special Issue Organization & Environment
 
Financial Markets and the Transition to a Low-Carbon Economy
 
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<![CDATA[Michael Norton (Harvard Business School) presented in the Sustainable Finance Seminar at Maastricht University]]> http://www.corporate-engagement.com/news/111

Michael Norton (Harvard Business School) presented in the Sustainable Finance Seminar at Maas...]]> info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Thu, 16 Feb 2017 11:31:15 +0100 <![CDATA[On the Value of Environmental Certi fication in the Commercial Real Estate Market]]> http://www.corporate-engagement.com/research/146 A significant part of the global carbon externality stems from buildings. Environmental certification is often hailed as an effective means to resolve the information asymmetry that ...]]> info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Fri, 27 Jan 2017 03:14:01 +0100 <![CDATA[25 Years after Maastricht: The Future of Money and Finance in Europe]]> http://www.corporate-engagement.com/research/145 A Special Event Marking the 25th Anniversary of the Maastricht Treaty

Aula, School of Business and Economics, Maastricht University, February 16, 2017, 3-6 pm info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Thu, 26 Jan 2017 14:47:11 +0100 <![CDATA[Forthcoming in the Journal of Finance: “Why do investors hold socially responsible mutual funds?"]]> http://www.corporate-engagement.com/research/144 The paper “Why do investors hold socially responsible mutual funds?” by Paul Smeets and Arno Riedl of Maastricht University has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Finan...]]> info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Thu, 26 Jan 2017 12:45:49 +0100 <![CDATA[25 Years after Maastricht: The Future of Money and Finance in Europe]]> http://www.corporate-engagement.com/event/54 A Special Event Marking the 25th Anniversary of the Maastricht Treaty

Aula, School of Business and Economics, Maastricht University, February 16, 2017, 3-6 pm info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Thu, 26 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[On the Economics of Health in Homes]]> http://www.corporate-engagement.com/research/143 The health effects of outdoor climate and air pollution have been well researched, but in developed countries, citizens spend most of their time indoors, particularly in their own home. This pa...]]> info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Thu, 12 Jan 2017 02:50:11 +0100 <![CDATA[ECCE - NN IP study shows ESG factors drive higher performance in emerging markets]]> http://www.corporate-engagement.com/news/110 Investing in emerging markets equities with high environmental, social and governance (ESG) ratings leads to better performance, analysis suggests.The study, in cooperation with ECC...]]> info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Wed, 30 Nov 2016 17:14:43 +0100 <![CDATA[Call for papers: New Developments in Long-Term Asset Management, London, England: May 19-20, 2017]]> http://www.corporate-engagement.com/news/109 To promote research on issues that bear on long-term asset management, the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), with the support of Norges Bank Investment Management, is holding the sec...]]> info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Wed, 30 Nov 2016 11:20:25 +0100 <![CDATA[Oikos Case Writing Competition: call for cases 2017]]> http://www.corporate-engagement.com/news/108 The oikos Case Writing Competition promotes the writing of high quality teaching cases on Corporate Sustainability, Social Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Finance. The competition welcomes ent...]]> info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Thu, 17 Nov 2016 13:33:46 +0100 <![CDATA[Forthcoming in The Review of Financial Studies: “Pension Fund Asset Allocation and Liability Discount Rates”]]> http://www.corporate-engagement.com/research/142 Paper by:
Aleksandar Andonov, Erasmus University Rotterdam
Rob Bauer, Maastricht University
Martijn Cremers, University of Notre Dame

Abstract:
The unique regulat...]]> info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Thu, 17 Nov 2016 11:21:50 +0100 <![CDATA[Clarissa Hauptmann quoted in U.S. News & World Report]]> http://www.corporate-engagement.com/news/107 Finance Ph.D. researcher Clarissa Hauptmann was quoted in an article on the current presidential elections in U.S. News & World Report. The news article discusses economic and societal issu...]]> info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Fri, 04 Nov 2016 14:35:52 +0100 <![CDATA[Wealthy people donate almost € 8000 to charities]]> http://www.corporate-engagement.com/news/106 Paul Smeets appeared in het Financieele Dagblad, Telegraaf, Metro and nu.nl with the 2016 research report on philanthropy of Dutch millionaires. According to Paul, donors see their donations as...]]> info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Tue, 01 Nov 2016 14:02:58 +0100 <![CDATA[BBC News: Five ways to encourage generosity]]> http://www.corporate-engagement.com/news/105 The paper “Giving behavior of millionaires” of Paul Smeets, Rob Bauer and Uri Gneezy got covered by the BBC. The article is based on the publication in the Proceedings of the Nation...]]> info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Wed, 19 Oct 2016 17:02:43 +0200 <![CDATA[Conference on Green and Healthy Homes: Exploring Finance, Investments, and Outcomes]]> http://www.corporate-engagement.com/event/53 Maastricht University's European Center for Corporate Engagement and the MIT Center for Real Estate are joining forces for an event to discuss the economics of sustainability and health i...]]> info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Thu, 15 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Information Asymmetry and Energy Efficiency: Evidence from the Housing Market]]> http://www.corporate-engagement.com/research/134 Current policies addressing the carbon externality from energy consumption in the building stock often hinge on the assumption that markets efficiently capitalize the energy performance of asse...]]> info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Fri, 22 Jul 2016 10:25:01 +0200 <![CDATA[Conference on Green and Healthy Homes: Exploring Finance, Investments, and Outcomes on October 21, 2016]]> http://www.corporate-engagement.com/research/141 Maastricht University's European Center for Corporate Engagement and the MIT Center for Real Estate are joining forces for an event to discuss the economics of sustainability and health i...]]> info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Sat, 16 Jul 2016 10:15:36 +0200 <![CDATA[Impact Investing at the Medical Credit Fund]]> http://www.corporate-engagement.com/research/140 Author: Sascha Niebel

Supervision: Harry Hummels
 
The aim of this research is to understand how impact investments can be measured and how financial and...]]> info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:38:20 +0200 <![CDATA[Will You Buy My Sustainable Finance Research?]]> http://www.corporate-engagement.com/event/52