Author Archives: Bahar Gidwani (119 posts)

Does CSR Performance Affect the Quality of Digital Communications?

By Bahar Gidwani, in collaboration with Marcus Fergusson of Investis   Is a company that has a strong corporate social responsibility (CSR) reputation more likely to be a better user of digital media?  Are its web sites and other digital … Continue reading

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4 Different Brand Ranking Systems Show Common Ties to Perceived Sustainability Performance

By Jennifer Saunders and Bahar Gidwani   Many aspects of a company’s performance affect its brand value. Marketing spend, distribution strength, and product quality all have proven effects. This study indicates that a company’s perceived sustainability performance may be another … Continue reading

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A Link Between Stock Exchange Membership and CSR Performance

By Bahar Gidwani   CSRHub recently examined corporate social responsibility (CSR) and sustainability rating data for the 18,991 companies in fourteen major stock exchanges.  Despite the fact that CSRHub includes 64 million pieces of data from more than 380 sources, … Continue reading

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Review of Sustainability Reporting Status of RepRisk’s Most Controversial Companies

By Bahar Gidwani   For the past five years, RepRisk has produced a list of ten companies that were most exposed to environmental, social, and governance issues.  We thought it would be interesting to see how the companies on this … Continue reading

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Financial Company Brand Strength Remains Related to Sustainability Factors

By Bahar Gidwani   Two years ago, CSRHub and Brand Finance collaborated on a study about the relationship between Brand Finance’s Brand Strength Index (BSI) and CSRHub’s corporate social responsibility (CSR) metrics.  We found a correlation of 28% between these … Continue reading

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