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  • Alternative approaches in ESG investing : four essays on investment performance & risk 

    Rezec, Michael (University of St Andrews, 2016-06-24) - Thesis
    ESG (Environmental, social, and governance) investing is an investment philosophy to inform holistic and sound decision-making of investors for the purposes of both, nourishing a stable economy with acceptable rates of ...
  • Essays on Islamic equity investing 

    Adamsson, Hampus (University of St Andrews, 2015-11-30) - Thesis
    Islamic finance is rapidly gaining momentum around the world. Interpretations of Shari’ah, or Islamic law, state that investments must be free from elements of riba (interest), gharar (uncertainty), maysir (speculation) ...
  • Essays on responsible investment, research output analyses and investment performance evaluation 

    Hoepner, Andreas G. F. (University of St Andrews, 2010) - Thesis
    This thesis includes four essays, of which each comprises two original contributions. Based on this thesis’ eight contributions, we add knowledge or understanding to the literatures on responsible investment, research ...