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The Resource Energy and Finance : Sustainability in the Energy Industry

Energy and Finance : Sustainability in the Energy Industry

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Energy and Finance : Sustainability in the Energy Industry
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Energy and Finance
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Sustainability in the Energy Industry
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Energy and Finance : Sustainability in the Energy Industry
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Energy and Finance : Sustainability in the Energy Industry
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  • Foreword -- Contents -- 1: Introduction: Energy and Finance -- 1.1 Introduction -- 1.2 Importance of Sustainability for Energy Industry -- 1.3 Sustainability and Energy Industry: Islamic Banking and Finance -- 1.4 Energy, Sustainability and Finance: Issues Covered in This Book -- 1.4.1 Green Energy -- 1.4.2 Socially Responsible Investments -- 1.4.3 Islamic Finance -- 1.5 Conclusions -- References -- Part I: Green Energy -- 2: Carbon Rights and Emissions in the Energy Industry -- 2.1 Introduction -- 2.2 Information Assimilation Literature -- 2.2.1 Information Assimilation in Longstanding Capital Markets -- 2.2.2 Information Assimilation in the European Carbon Market -- 2.3 Methodology: The Measurement of Information Assimilation -- 2.3.1 Modeling the Surprise -- 2.3.2 Announcement Versus Non-announcement Days -- 2.3.3 Announcements -- 2.4 Empirical Findings -- 2.4.1 Do Publicly Scheduled Announcements Contain New Information? -- 2.4.2 Announcement Day Versus Non-announcement Day Net Order Flow Measurements -- 2.5 Overall Assessment of Results -- 2.6 Summary and Conclusions -- References -- 3: The Green Thumb in the Energy Industry: The Impact of Managerial Political Affiliation on Corporate Environmental Performan... -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 Measures of Environmental Performance and Political Orientation -- 3.2.1 Dependent Variable: Environmental Performance -- 3.2.2 Independent Variables: Political Orientation -- 3.2.3 Political Orientation Measures and CSR in the Energy Industry: Summary Statistics -- 3.3 Results -- 3.3.1 A Firḿs Environmental Performance and Its Manageŕs Political Affiliation -- 3.3.2 Environmental Strengths and Concerns -- 3.3.3 The CEO and Team of Executives -- 3.4 Conclusion -- References -- 4: International Arrangements, the Kyoto Protocol and the Turkish Carbon Market -- 4.1 Introduction
  • 4.2 The General Situation in Turkey -- 4.2.1 The Greenhouse Gas Emissions of Turkey -- 4.2.2 Turkeýs Position Against the UNFCCC, the Kyoto Protocol and Relations with the EU -- 4.3 The Carbon Trade in Turkey -- 4.3.1 The Emissions Reduction Expected from the Eligible Energy Projects Registered in Turkey -- 4.3.2 The Estimation of Voluntary Carbon Trade Volume in Turkey -- 4.3.3 The Taxation Problems of Carbon Trade -- 4.4 Conclusion -- Appendix -- References -- 5: The Financial Impact of Terrorist Attacks on the Value of the Oil and Gas Industry: An International Review -- 5.1 Introduction -- 5.2 Data and Methods -- 5.3 Results -- 5.4 Conclusion -- Appendix: Company Characteristics -- References -- Part II: Social Responsible Investments -- 6: When Corporate Social Responsibility Causes Tone Inflation in Earnings Press Releases: Evidence from the Oil and Gas Indust... -- 6.1 Introduction -- 6.2 Literature Review -- 6.2.1 CSR and Impression Management in the Oil and Gas Industry -- 6.2.2 The Information Value of EPR of CSR Firms in the Oil and Gas Industry -- 6.3 Sample and Variable Description -- 6.3.1 Sample Selection -- 6.3.2 Measure of Tone in Earnings Press Releases -- 6.3.3 Measure of CSR -- 6.3.4 Future Firm Performance and Control Variables -- 6.3.4.1 Future Firm Performance -- 6.3.4.2 Firm Size, Dividends and Book-to-Market Ratio -- 6.3.4.3 Past Profitability -- 6.3.4.4 Firm Strength, Probability of Debt Default and Firm Risk -- 6.3.4.5 Agency Issues -- 6.3.5 Summary Statistics -- 6.4 Results -- 6.4.1 The Effect of Corporate Social Responsibility on the Tone of Earnings Press Releases -- 6.4.2 Corporate Social Responsibility, the Tone of Earnings Press Releases and Future Firm Performance -- 6.5 Conclusion -- References -- 7: Governing Energy Transitions: Transition Goals in the Swiss Energy Sector -- 7.1 Introduction
  • 7.2 Multi-level Perspective -- 7.3 Conceptualizing Power, Agency and Politics -- 7.4 Concentration of Power in the Swiss Energy Regime -- 7.5 Summary and Conclusions -- References -- 8: The Effect of the Relationship Between Oil Price and Stock Markets in Energy Sustainable Countries -- 8.1 Introduction -- 8.2 The Energy Sustainability Index -- 8.3 Literature Review -- 8.4 Data and Methodology -- 8.4.1 Data -- 8.4.2 Methodology -- 8.5 Empirical Findings -- 8.6 Conclusion -- References -- 9: The Economic Drivers of the Political Will for Social Responsibility in Energy Policy for Fossil Fuel Exporting Countries -- 9.1 Introduction -- 9.2 Literature -- 9.3 Data -- 9.4 Model and Method -- 9.5 Results -- 9.5.1 Preliminary Findings -- 9.5.2 Main Results -- 9.6 Conclusion -- Appendix: Definitions and Explanations of Pure Political Risk Components (ICRG 2015) -- References -- Part III: Islamic Finance -- 10: Green Sukuk: An Innovation in Islamic Capital Markets -- 10.1 Introduction -- 10.2 Islamic Mutual Funds and Socially Responsible Investments (SRI) -- 10.2.1 Do investments with Vetting Standards Perform Worse than Other Instruments? -- 10.2.2 Evolution of Sukuk -- 10.3 Potential for Green Sukuk -- 10.3.1 Value Proposition of Green Sukuk -- 10.3.2 Green Sukuk Financing -- 10.4 Case Study of Green Sukuk: Orasis Sukuk (France) -- 10.5 The Way Forward -- References -- 11: Islamic Finance Versus Conventional Finance -- 11.1 Introduction -- 11.2 Sukuk: Equity or Bond -- 11.3 Literature -- 11.4 Methodology -- 11.5 Data -- 11.6 Empirical Results -- 11.7 Summary and Conclusions -- Appendix -- Literature
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