Impact Investing “Supply” Failing to Meet Demand
Moskowitz Prize Winners: Professor Brad Barber and Associate Professor Ayako Yasuda Study Shows Europe’s Demand for Impact Funds Over Traditional Investments Three Times Higher Than in North America
The demand for impact investing alternatives is outstripping the available supply of such choices for investors, according to a new study co-authored by Professor and Associate Dean Brad Barber and Associate Professor Ayako Yasuda that was awarded UC Berkeley’s 2016 Moskowitz Prize for Socially Responsible Investing during a special ceremony Nov. 10 at the 27th annual SRI Conference in Denver.
A 10-month team project for a major corporation will form the spine of a new master’s program in business analytics that the University of California, Davis, is bringing to downtown San Francisco.
Professor Paul Griffin and UC Davis energy expert Amy Myers Jaffe argue that the SEC should consider a voluntary disclosure program that balances the needs of investors, companies and, ultimately, the public.