Sustainable Finance and ESG: Risk, Management, Regulations, and Implications for Financial Institutions

Chrysovalantis Gaganis (Editor), Fotios Pasiouras (Editor), Menelaos Tasiou (Editor), Constantin Zopounidis (Editor)

Research output: Book/ReportBook


​​In recent years sustainable finance along with Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) aspects and their implications for financial institutions have attracted the attention of academics and policy makers. The aim of the book is to bring together chapters that discuss the most recent empirical and theoretical evidence in the field, along with policy making and regulatory initiatives. The book covers topics such as the changing role of banks in the financial system, the differences between sustainable banks and traditional banks, ESG and financial performance, bank social responsibility and customer satisfaction, ESG risk management of financial institutions, the politics of climate finance and policy initiatives, and the role of bank regulators. It will be of interest to academics and policymakers working in banking, risk management, sustainable finance and related fields.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages200
ISBN (Electronic)9783031242830
ISBN (Print)9783031242823
Publication statusPublished - 8 Mar 2023

Publication series

NamePalgrave Macmillan Studies in Banking and Financial Institutions
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
ISSN (Print)2523-336X
ISSN (Electronic)2523-3378


  • sustainable finance
  • social banking
  • firm ESG practices
  • social responsibility
  • climate risk
  • ESG risk management
  • environmental credit risk management
  • ESG issues
  • sustainable versus traditional banks

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