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CSR Destroys Value When Firms Stop Leading by Example

CSR Destroys Value When Firms Stop Leading by Example

by Fabio Todesco

High CSR performance usually works as stock price insurance against negative events. If the event is due to management conduct that contradicts CSR principles, though, markets punish, not reward, high CSR performers, according to research by Bartov, Marra, and Momente'  

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Morning Knowledge /14. Accounts

Morning Knowledge /14. Accounts

by Fabio Todesco

Even responsible companies try to divert attention from their weaknesses, Ariela Caglio says. But we shouldn't throw out the baby (Integrated Reporting) with the bathwater  

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Morning Knowledge /6. Corporate Reports

Morning Knowledge /6. Corporate Reports

by Fabio Todesco

You could think listed companies' financial reports to be more reliable than those of private companies. Antonio Marra invites you to think again. Which incentives do you think listed companies have to misreport earnings?  

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Invest in Private Companies, Their Accounts Are More Reliable than Public Companies'

Invest in Private Companies, Their Accounts Are More Reliable than Public Companies'

by Fabio Todesco

A new study finds that, when comparing companies with similar organizational structures, public companies' incentive to over report earnings in order to boost shortterm results outweighs market discipline  

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Financial Fair Play: European Clubs' Accounts Are Getting Better

Financial Fair Play: European Clubs' Accounts Are Getting Better

by Fabio Todesco

UEFA rules have had the greatest effect on the clubs with ambitions to participate in European competitions and on the most indebted, according to a research presented today at Bocconi  

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  • Understanding the Consequences of the COVID19 Lockdown for Older People

    A large scale survey of elderly folks will explore the real effects of the lockdown in order to prepare for similar events in the future  

  • Labor Policy, the Real Trump Agenda Has Yet to Start

    The President's moves are generally anti labor and specifically anti Obama, according to Davide Zecca's analysis  

  • How Trump is Changing the Country's Legal Culture

    The US President is appointing likeminded ideologues to federal agencies and courts. His next target will be abortion, says Graziella Romeo  

  • Bocconi Always in Search of Talent on the Academic Job Market

    Seven positions are currently open at the Departments of Economics, Finance, and Accounting and more will follow  

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  • Marital Property Regimes and Investments: Evidence from Spain
    PhD JM Practice Talk - Applied Microeconomics

    Blanka Imre, Bocconi University

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  • Gender Equality

    Introduction: Paola Profeta, Bocconi University Keynote Speaker: Matthias Doepke, Northwestern University Winners of the Unicredit Foundation Best Paper Award on Gender Economics: Silvia Griselda University of Melbourne Lingwei Wu, University of Bonn Xinyu Fan, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB) Conclusions: Laura Penna, UniCredit

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  • Start with the Cause: How Constructing Charity Portfolios Affects the Pain of Paying and Total Contributions Made

    Nazli Gurdamar Okutur, London Business School   Seminario Job Market  Per informazioni contattare dip.mkt@unibocconi.it

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  • Do Birds of a Feather Flock Together? Rebel Constituencies and Civil War Alliances

    Laila Barcells, Georgetown University

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