FINANCING FOSSIL FUEL

Between 2011 and 2018, 35 American universities and colleges divested, either partially or completely, their endowments from fossil-fuel holdings, marking a shift toward sustainability in university endowment investment. Results from analyses of the effect of full and partial divestment suggest that either form of divestment does not yield discernible consequences–either positive or negative–for endowment values, at statistically significant levels.Read More →