The paper aims to explore benefit companies and bcorporations. There are three ways for a corporation to comply with ESG factors: to be a traditional company, to become a benefit company or a bcorp. In doing this companies may face some critical points, such as the difficult access to international capital markets, greenwashing: prevention and remedies, the risk of a lower profitability and a lower competitiveness. The paper offers a comparative analysis on the current situation in different countries, such as Italy, Africa, US, etc. by identifying benefits and disadvantages from becoming a benefit company.

Doni, F., & Iermano, G. (In corso di stampa). Benefit corporations and ESG factors. A legal and financial comparative analysis. In AgreenFin. Eu strategy for green finance and ESG factors.

Benefit corporations and ESG factors. A legal and financial comparative analysis

Doni, F
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Abstract

The paper aims to explore benefit companies and bcorporations. There are three ways for a corporation to comply with ESG factors: to be a traditional company, to become a benefit company or a bcorp. In doing this companies may face some critical points, such as the difficult access to international capital markets, greenwashing: prevention and remedies, the risk of a lower profitability and a lower competitiveness. The paper offers a comparative analysis on the current situation in different countries, such as Italy, Africa, US, etc. by identifying benefits and disadvantages from becoming a benefit company.
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comparative analysis, benefit company, ESG, profitability, legal issues
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AGreenFin. Assessing the EU strategy on green finance and ESG factors. Final conference
Doni, F., & Iermano, G. (In corso di stampa). Benefit corporations and ESG factors. A legal and financial comparative analysis. In AgreenFin. Eu strategy for green finance and ESG factors.
Doni, F; Iermano, G
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