Corporate Engagement RSS http://corporate-engagement.com/ Tue, 12 Sep 2017 13:32:13 +0200 info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) en <![CDATA[ECCE visiting PhD Katrin Gödker]]> http://corporate-engagement.com/news/117 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...]]> info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Tue, 12 Sep 2017 13:32:13 +0200 <![CDATA[Information Provision and Energy Consumption: Evidence from a Field Experiment]]> http://corporate-engagement.com/research/152 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. ...]]> info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Fri, 18 Aug 2017 19:28:08 +0200 <![CDATA[Buying time promotes happiness]]> http://corporate-engagement.com/research/151 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...]]> info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:18:07 +0200 <![CDATA[Rob Bauer in BNR debate on the state of indexation of pensions]]> http://corporate-engagement.com/news/116 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]]> http://corporate-engagement.com/news/115 Chicago Grabs Lead in Green Office Buildings, Study Shows

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<![CDATA[Big Data in Real Estate? From Manual Appraisal to Automated Valuationa]]> http://corporate-engagement.com/research/150 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...]]> info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Sun, 09 Jul 2017 23:45:43 +0200 <![CDATA[National Green Building Adoption Index - 2017]]> http://corporate-engagement.com/research/149 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 ...]]> info@corporate-engagement.com (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?"]]> http://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) Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:45:49 +0200 <![CDATA[Sustainable Finance Students Develop an Impact Investment Product]]> http://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://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://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://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://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://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://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://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[25 Years after Maastricht: The Future of Money and Finance in Europe]]> http://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://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://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://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://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[Conference on Green and Healthy Homes: Exploring Finance, Investments, and Outcomes]]> http://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[Will You Buy My Sustainable Finance Research?]]> http://corporate-engagement.com/event/52