Market perceptions of corporate social responsibility and cost of capital

Megumi Suto, Hitoshi Takehara

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Abstract

This chapter investigates the influence of market perceptions of corporate social responsibility (CSR) on the cost of capital of Japanese listed firms by examining the relationships between composite corporate social performance (CSP) and the cost of capital in terms of the cost of debt, cost of equity, and weighted average cost of capital (WACC).

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAdvances in Japanese Business and Economics
PublisherSpringer
Pages119-154
Number of pages36
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2018

Publication series

NameAdvances in Japanese Business and Economics
Volume17
ISSN (Print)2197-8859
ISSN (Electronic)2197-8867

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Business and International Management
  • Strategy and Management
  • Economics and Econometrics
  • Finance

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    Suto, M., & Takehara, H. (2018). Market perceptions of corporate social responsibility and cost of capital. In Advances in Japanese Business and Economics (pp. 119-154). (Advances in Japanese Business and Economics; Vol. 17). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-10-8986-2_6