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By LARRY SWEDROE The increased popularity of ESG investing has been accompanied by a rise in research into the subject. The heightened investor interest in sustainability has also led to changes in cash flows — raising the cost of capital of companies with poor ESG scores and lowering it for companies with […]
By ROBIN POWELL After years of extraordinary growth, the industry that’s built up around environmental, social and governance, or ESG investing, is facing a backlash. Some are now questioning the entire premise of ESG investing, seeing in it a type of “woke capitalism” that gets in the way of shareholder interests. For […]