Modelling Financial Returns and Volatility Across Environmental Industry Sectors

@inproceedings{Yeo2004ModellingFR,
  title={Modelling Financial Returns and Volatility Across Environmental Industry Sectors},
  author={Jasslyn Yeo},
  year={2004}
}
  • Jasslyn Yeo
  • Published 2004
In recent decades, the momentum of global environ mental protection has culminated in the Kyoto Agreement of 1998, placing the limelight on “green” issues. This paper argues that the protection of environmental systems involves a fragile balance be twe n the costs of environment preservation and the profit motivations of industrialists. In particular, one o f the issues that needs to be addressed is the risk pressures environmental industries face in financial markets, where the higher the risk… CONTINUE READING