EFFECT OF ENVIRONMENTAL VARIABLES ON FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE: THE CASE OF ELECTRICAL INDUSTRYAutori: Bernabé Escobar-Pérez
Data aparitiei: October 2013
Revista: Environmental Engineering and Management Journal › Vol. 12 › Nr.10
ISSN: 1843 - 3707
Nowadays, companies at the electrical industry have to meet numerous environmental requirements which involve a large
increment in their costs. However, it is considered that these investments made by organizations may affect positively to their
reputation and therefore to their profits.
So the aim of this paper is to analyze the influence that some Environmental variables related to the emission and resource
reductions have on the Financial Performance of the electrical firms through a data panel methodology. The sample was
composed by 72 electrical companies over the world, during the period 2008 - 2010.