Corporate Engagement RSS Tue, 17 Jul 2018 20:16:44 +0200 (Corporate Engagement) en <![CDATA[Indoor Environmental Quality and Human Performance]]> Exposure to poor environmental conditions has been associated with deterioration of physical and mental health, and the reduction of cognitive performance. Environmental conditions m...]]> (Corporate Engagement) Tue, 17 Jul 2018 20:16:44 +0200 <![CDATA[GRASFI inaugural conference “Managing and Financing Responsible Businesses”, Maastricht 5-6 Septembe]]>

The Global Research Alliance for Sustainable Finance and Investment (GRASFI), a new network of global research universities established to p...]]> (Corporate Engagement) Fri, 02 Mar 2018 09:42:54 +0100 <![CDATA[The 18th Sustainable Development Goal: Social Entrepreneurship in a Global Society]]> Inaugural address of Professor Harry Hummels at Utrecht University, March 1, 2018.

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Where: Aula, School of Business and Economics, Tongersestraat 53, 6211LM Maastricht

To...]]> (Corporate Engagement) Thu, 07 Dec 2017 12:55:35 +0100 <![CDATA[ECCE visiting PhD Katrin Gödker]]> Katrin Gödker is a visiting finance PhD student from the University of Hamburg, Germany. Her research interests include behavioral and experimental finance. Her current research focuses on...]]> (Corporate Engagement) Tue, 12 Sep 2017 13:32:13 +0200 <![CDATA[Buying time promotes happiness]]> Authors: Ashley V. Whillans, Elizabeth W. Dunn, Paul Smeets, Rene Bekkers, and Michael I. Norton.

Around the world, increases in wealth have produced an unintended consequence: a risin...]]> (Corporate Engagement) Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:18:07 +0200 <![CDATA[Information Provision and Energy Consumption: Evidence from a Field Experiment]]> Energy consumption and the residential real estate market are closely related, leading to a multitude of policy interventions targeted to reduce the carbon externality from the housing market. ...]]> (Corporate Engagement) Wed, 16 Aug 2017 19:28:08 +0200 <![CDATA[Rob Bauer in BNR debate on the state of indexation of pensions]]> Rob Bauer was speaker and discussant at the BNR Nieuwsradio “Lagerhuisdebat” on the indexation of pensions on 4 July 2017.

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<![CDATA[Rogier Holtermans and Nils Kok Featured on Bloomberg]]> Chicago Grabs Lead in Green Office Buildings, Study Shows

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<![CDATA[Big Data in Real Estate? From Manual Appraisal to Automated Valuation]]> Real estate is the third-largest asset class for institutional investors, but determining the value of commercial real estate assets remains elusively hard. This paper provides a practical ap...]]> (Corporate Engagement) Sun, 09 Jul 2017 23:45:43 +0200 <![CDATA[National Green Building Adoption Index - 2017]]> To quantitatively measure the growth and uptake of green building certification, Maastricht University and CBRE developed the CBRE Green Building Adoption Index, working in close collaboration ...]]> (Corporate Engagement) Sun, 09 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Forthcoming in the Journal of Finance: “Why do investors hold socially responsible mutual funds?"]]> 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...]]> (Corporate Engagement) Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:45:49 +0200 <![CDATA[Sustainable Finance Students Develop an Impact Investment Product]]> 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...]]> (Corporate Engagement) Wed, 05 Apr 2017 11:19:35 +0200 <![CDATA[Rob Bauer interviewed by Top1000funds: Board make-up matters]]> 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]]> 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]]> 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...]]> (Corporate Engagement) Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:49:22 +0100 <![CDATA[Call for Papers Special Issue Organization & Environment]]> 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]]>

Michael Norton (Harvard Business School) presented in the Sustainable Finance Seminar at Maas...]]> (Corporate Engagement) Thu, 16 Feb 2017 11:31:15 +0100 <![CDATA[25 Years after Maastricht: The Future of Money and Finance in Europe]]> 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 (Corporate Engagement) Thu, 26 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0100 <![CDATA[ECCE - NN IP study shows ESG factors drive higher performance in emerging markets]]> 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...]]> (Corporate Engagement) Wed, 30 Nov 2016 17:14:43 +0100 <![CDATA[Conference on Green and Healthy Homes: Exploring Finance, Investments, and Outcomes]]> 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...]]> (Corporate Engagement) Thu, 15 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Will You Buy My Sustainable Finance Research?]]>