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Theory of social returns in portfolio choice with application to microfinance

Dorfleitner, Gregor and Leidl, Michaela and Reeder, Johannes (2012) Theory of social returns in portfolio choice with application to microfinance. Regensburger Diskussionsbeiträge zur Wirtschaftswissenschaft 455, Working Paper.

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We complement Markowitz portfolio theory by adding a social dimension. Every asset is assigned a social return, which is generally modeled as stochastic. We focus on the theoretical foundation and practical implications of portfolio choice with social returns. We apply the theoretical model to two different microfinance investments. First, we consider an investor who is risk-neutral in the social ...


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Item Type:Monograph (Working Paper)
Series of the University of Regensburg:Regensburger Diskussionsbeiträge zur Wirtschaftswissenschaft
Institutions:Business, Economics and Information Systems > Institut für Betriebswirtschaftslehre > Lehrstuhl für Finanzierung (Prof. Dr. Gregor Dorfleitner)
Interdisciplinary Subject Network:Immobilien- und Kapitalmärkte
G11Journal of Economics Literature Classification
G21Journal of Economics Literature Classification
G32Journal of Economics Literature Classification
D64Journal of Economics Literature Classification
D81Journal of Economics Literature Classification
Dewey Decimal Classification:300 Social sciences > 330 Economics
Created at the University of Regensburg:Yes
Deposited On:23 Mar 2012 06:11
Last Modified:30 May 2016 09:26
Item ID:23628

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