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Item Response Models to measure Corporate Social Responsibility

Grassi, Stefano, Nicolosi, Marco, Stanghellini, Elena (2014) Item Response Models to measure Corporate Social Responsibility. Applied Financial Economics, 24 (22). pp. 1449-1464. ISSN 0960-3107. (doi:10.1080/09603107.2014.925070) (KAR id:49294)

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Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is a multidimensional con-

and Governance. Companies aiming to comply with CSR standards

from one industry to the other. Latent variable models may be use-

compliance of a firm with CSR standards that is both understand-

Theory has been implemented on the multidimensional sustainability

gest that companies in the industry Oil & Gas together with firms

difficulty to meet the CSR standards. Criteria based on Human rights,

to select the best performing firms, as they are very discriminant, while

on the ranking of the firms according to the proposed CSR measure

financial performance

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1080/09603107.2014.925070
Uncontrolled keywords: item Response Theory; Latent Variable Models; Portfolio management; Ranking; Socially Responsible Investment
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HG Finance
Divisions: Divisions > Division of Human and Social Sciences > School of Economics
Depositing User: Stefano Grassi
Date Deposited: 09 Jul 2015 14:24 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2021 13:26 UTC
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