Why ethical investing matters

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Abstract

Ethical investment may seem ‘nice-to-have’ but non-essential, although actually, it is crucial. It permits people and organisations with savings to contribute to the betterment of society or to help with environmental issues including global warming.

Unsustainable human activities have generated threats including climate change (associated with rising sea levels, extreme weather and flooding, for example) with damage, loss of life, and disruption to food and fresh water supplies. A growing world population will demand improved living standards as less developed countries modernise. Many believe that behaving unsustainably will cease to be an option.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherJustice & Peace Scotland
Media of outputOnline
Publication statusPublished - 29 Nov 2018
Externally publishedYes

Bibliographical note

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Economics, Econometrics and Finance(all)

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