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The Shrinking Endogeneity of Optimum Currency Areas Criteria: Evidence from the European Monetary Union – A Beta Regression Approach.   
March 07, 2019
Source: ResearchGate - The endogeneity of optimum currency areas criteria has been widely studied since ... Paper presented at International Conference organized by the European Centre for Corporate Engagement (ECCE) and University of Stellenbosch...
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Unsure How to Vote Your Exxon Mobil, Chevron and Other Proxy Ballots'   
March 07, 2019
Source: HuffPost - 3. In the "Select Your Sources" tool to the left of the sample ballot, check the box next to a "source" you trust (or want to see the recommendations of), like Ed Begley, Jr., Ceres, Pride Foundation, Responsible Endowments...
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Making the Green Grade   
March 07, 2019
Source: Utne Reader - Green Report Card was created by the nonprofit Sustainable Endowments Institute, a project of the Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors. The college rankings are formulated using information gathered from the College Sustainability...
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What is the difference between the terms "the stability of the banking system" and "the sustainability of the banking system"'   
March 07, 2019
Source: ResearchGate - Sustainable include stability but also the banking system should contribute to growth and development in a sustainable manner as defined by the European Centre For Corporate Engagement.
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Stanford Divesting Coal Helps Students Seeking Domino Effect   
March 06, 2019
Source: Bloomberg L.P. - Stanford has also provided an investment rationale for other universities, according to Dan Apfel, executive director of the New York-based group Responsible Endowments Coalition. School leaders such as Cornell University...
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The Fossil Fuel Divestment Movement’s Newest Strategy: Alternative Endowments   
March 06, 2019
Source: Fast Company - Jess Grady-Benson, an alumni organizer with the Responsible Endowments Coalition, a nonprofit working to set up funds for student groups on different campuses, calls the strategy a “financial petition.” “As a...
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The giants of the green world that profit from the planet's destruction   
March 06, 2019
Source: The Guardian - But according to Dan Apfel, executive director of the Responsible Endowments Coalition, unless an institution specifically directs its investment managers not to invest in fossil fuels, it will almost certainly hold some stock,...
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Two new appointments at Rotman International Centre for Pension Management   
March 06, 2019
Source: Investment Executive - He is also a director of the European Centre for Corporate Engagement (ECCE) and the Netspar Academy. Henhoeffer has also been involved in the Rotman ICPM since its inauguration, previously holding the role of associate director,...
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Business Cycle Synchronisation in the Euro Area: The Case of Small Countries   
March 06, 2019
Source: ResearchGate - A Generalised PPP Approach: cointegration and panel unit root tests”. Paper presented at International Conference organized by the European Centre for Corporate Engagement (ECCE) and University of Stellenbosch Business...
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Why Investors Must Do More Than Divest From Fossil Fuels   
March 03, 2019
Source: The Nation - Read Mark Hertsgaard and Terry Tempest Williams on the future of nuclear power. Dan ApfelDan Apfel is the executive director of the Responsible Endowments Coalition, the leading voice for responsible investing in higher...
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