The prestigious Moskowitz Prize is the only global award recognizing outstanding quantitative research in sustainable and responsible investing. Since its launch in 1996 by Berkeley-Haas and US SIF, its winners have explored shareholder activism, socially responsible mutual funds, and social responsible investing as a catalyst to financial performance, among other topics.
The prize is awarded by an expert panel of judges. The winner, announced at the annual SRI Conference, receives $5,000. Papers are judged on their:
- Practical significance to practitioners of sustainable and/or responsible investment
- Appropriateness and rigor of quantitative methods
- Novelty of results
The Moskowitz Prize is named for Milton Moskowitz, one of the first investigators to publish comparisons of the financial performance of screened and unscreened portfolios, including "The 100 Best Companies to Work for in America."
The 2018 Call for Papers is now open. Submit a PDF of your paper via https://responsiblebusiness.submittable.com/submit
by June 30, 2018 11:59 PM PST (GMT -7).
Please circulate widely to interested parties who may have a paper to submit. Download Here
Regarding submissions contact Emily Pelissier. General inquiries contact Lloyd Kurtz.