How a sustainability index can keep Exxon but drop Tesla — and 3 ways to fix ESG ratings to meet investors’ expectations

(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) (THE CONVERSATION) A major stock index that tracks sustainable investments dropped electric vehicle-maker Tesla from its list in May 2022 – but it kept oil giant ExxonMobil. That move by the S&P 500 ESG Index has set off a…

INFORM Climate Change: Projecting Effects of Climate Change on the INFORM Risk Index – World

Attachments Abstract The INFORM Risk Index is a global indicator-based disaster risk assessment tool which supports humanitarian crisis management decisions. In this article, we present an extension of the index using projections of exposure to climate change hazards to provide better insights for policymakers on the threats imposed by climate change and the extent the…