CSRHub Research

CSRHub Research

Periodically, CSRHub publishes new research regarding sustainability and corporate social responsibility. Most of the research is conducted by CSRHub Co-fouder and CEO, Bahar Gidwani and many times, in collaboration with industry leading partners.

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Does Bigger Mean Better?
Do bigger companies get better ESG ratings than small ones?  We believe the answer is “no.”  This seems true across a wide range of companies, whether one measures size by revenue or by market capitalization (a proxy for enterprise value).  Our result indicates that small companies can and should expect to be able to equal or outperform their bigger rivals on environment, social, and...
May 22, 2019 10:25 AM ET
ESG Coverage Is Improving
We recently reviewed the ESG coverage status for the 8,686 companies in the MSCI ACWI (All Country World Index).  The ACWI is a popular benchmark for many investors, because it includes approximately 85% of the global opportunities for equity investment.  We felt it would be useful to see how much ESG information...
May 10, 2019 10:50 AM ET
GRI Reporting’s Impact on ESG Ratings
Two years ago, the sustainability business community elected me to the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Stakeholder Council (SC).  Thank you, it has been an honor to represent you.  I recently traveled to Amsterdam to attend the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Council.  I thought our readers might like to hear some of what we discussed and learned. One caveat.  There were parts of...
Dec 13, 2018 11:25 AM ET
CSRHub - What's Changed After Ten Years of CSR Ratings: Part Two
Part 2 of a 2-part series. In 2008 CSRHub began measuring performance in corporate social responsibility (CSR). Using ten years of history, we are now starting to answer questions such as:  Has CSR performance improved over time? What area of CSR is improving the most? Is the universe of companies for which ratings are available expanding beyond...
Nov 8, 2018 9:25 AM ET
CSRHub - What's Changed After Ten Years of CSR Ratings: Part One
In 2008 CSRHub began measuring performance in corporate social responsibility (CSR). Using ten years of history, we are now starting to answer questions such as:  Has CSR performance improved over time? What area of CSR is improving the most? Is the universe of companies for which ratings are available expanding beyond the large public corporations? How...
Nov 7, 2018 10:15 AM ET

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