CAER Publications

As part of our responsibility to increase the profile of responsible investment, CAER produces a range of research material on environmental, social and governance issues that are available for free download below. Please click on the links below to download our reports. For information on citing material contained in these reports, please call: 02 6154 5350

University Research Reports Using CAER Data

Firm Value and the Quality of Sustainability Reporting in Australia:

Commissioned Reports

Oxfam Australia and CAER Free, Prior and Informed Consent (FPIC) for mining projects - commissioned by Oxfam Australia:

Anti-Corruption & Bribery Practices in Corporate Australia - commissioned by the Australian Council of Superannuation Investors (ACSI):

CAER Research

Disclosures on managing human rights risks (Collaboration with Net Balance Foundation and ACCA):

Implementing ESG tilts in an Equity Portfolio (Collaboration with Plato Investment Management):

Equal Opportunities in the Finance Sector (Collaboration with FINSIA):


• FINSIA Report: Promoting Gender Equity Through Transparency

Superannuation & Responsible Investment:

Indigenous Rights Risk:

Bribery & Corruption Risk:

Sustainability Reporting:

·         2005: The State of Sustainability Reporting in Australia - Commonwealth of Australia.

2004: The State of Sustainability Reporting in Australia - Commonwealth of Australia.

2003: The State of Public Environmental Reporting in Corporate Australia - Commonwealth of Australia.

Global Research

Climate Change Tracker (Global Research)

·         2011:
• EIRIS Report: Cool Brands versus Hot Brands?

2010:
• EIRIS Report: Climate Change Tracker: Europe

2009:
• EIRIS Report: Climate Change Compass: The road to Copenhagen
• EIRIS Report: Climate Change Tracker: Asia

2008:
• EIRIS Report: Global study highlights investors' role in tackling Climate Change
• CAER Comparison: EIRIS and CAER research highlights climate change risks and opportunities
• Local data: Comparison of the Global 300 and the ASX 200 on climate change indicators

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