A section of Journal of Risk and Financial Management (ISSN 1911-8074).
The section aims to publish leading research on sustainable finance and green finance. Sustainable finance is the provision of finance to investments, taking into account environmental, social and governance considerations.
Sustainable finance includes a strong green finance component that aims to support economic growth while achieving the following:
- Reducing pressures on the environment;
- Addressing greenhouse gas emissions and tackling pollution;
- Minimising waste and improving efficiency in the use of natural resources.
It also involves increasing awareness of and transparency with respect to the following:
- Risks that may have an impact on the sustainability of the financial system;
- The need for financial and corporate actors to mitigate those risks through appropriate governance.
- Green Finance
- Ethical Finance
- Corporate Social Responsibility
- Socially Responsible Investments
- Impact Investing
- Sustainable Investing and Sustainable Funds
- Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Performance
- ESG impact measures of portfolios
- Green bonds, Climate Bonds and Social Bonds
- Innovative financial instruments
- Supply Chain Management
- Circular Economy
- Corporate Sustainability
- Sustainable Supply Chain Finance
Following special issues within this section are currently open for submissions:
- Green and Sustainable Finance (Deadline: 30 June 2020)
- International Trends and Economic Sustainability on Emerging Markets (Deadline: 1 July 2020)
- Risk Assessment in Corporate Sustainability under Uncertainties (Deadline: 30 November 2020)
- Sustainability Risks and the Future of Supply Chain Management (Deadline: 31 December 2020)
- Sustainability in Retail (Deadline: 30 January 2021)
- Green, Sustainable and Solidary Bonds (Deadline: 30 April 2021)
Following topical collections within this section are currently open for submissions: