Corporate Engagement RSS http://corporate-engagement.com/ Wed, 04 Apr 2018 02:50:11 +0200 info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) en <![CDATA[On the Economics of Health in Homes]]> http://corporate-engagement.com/research/143 The e ffects of outdoor climate and air pollution on health outcomes have been well documented, but in developed countries, individuals spend most of their time indoors, particularly in their...]]> info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Wed, 04 Apr 2018 02:50:11 +0200 <![CDATA[Call for Papers Conference “Managing and Financing Responsible Businesses”]]> http://corporate-engagement.com/news/119 The Global Research Alliance for Sustainable Finance and Investment (GRASFI), a new network of global research universities established to p...]]> info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Fri, 02 Mar 2018 09:42:54 +0100 <![CDATA[The 18th Sustainable Development Goal: Social Entrepreneurship in a Global Society]]> http://corporate-engagement.com/research/153 Inaugural address of Professor Harry Hummels at Utrecht University, March 1, 2018.

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info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Fri, 02 Mar 2018 09:29:26 +0100
<![CDATA[Interfaculty Student Workshop]]> http://corporate-engagement.com/news/118 When: Friday December 8, 2017, from 13:30 to 16:30

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

To...]]> info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Thu, 07 Dec 2017 12:55:35 +0100 <![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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info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Thu, 13 Jul 2017 13:17:59 +0200
<![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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info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Mon, 10 Jul 2017 00:17:59 +0200
<![CDATA[Big Data in Real Estate? From Manual Appraisal to Automated Valuation]]> 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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info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Fri, 17 Mar 2017 12:56:51 +0100
<![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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info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Fri, 03 Mar 2017 12:40:43 +0100
<![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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info@corporate-engagement.com (Corporate Engagement) Thu, 16 Feb 2017 11:43:34 +0100
<![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 the real estate sector. Environmental certification is often hailed as an effective means to resolve the information as...]]> 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/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[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[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