CSB's Research Links ESG and Financial Performance

SRI Investing
Corporations can drive better financial performance through mediating factors such as improved risk management and innovation. These benefits are evidenced in the long-term and help to provide downside protection, especially during a social or economic crisis. 

In Forbes' article, “SRI Investing, An Underrated Climate Change Solution,” the author highlights these findings from NYU Stern CSB’s ESG and Financial Performance meta-analysis, which examines more than 1,000 papers between 2015-2020 about the relationship between ESG and financial performance.

Excerpt: “We need to act now or risk falling further behind every day that we do not take action to conserve our planet and its resources.”

Read the full article here.