Transition Labels in Climate Finance: Perception and Use by Private Investors

Project Start:09/2022
Researchers:Christine Laudenbach
Category: Household Finance
Funded by:BMBF

The project is part of the joint project ClimLabels: Transition labels in climate finance, which is part of the funding priority on the topic “Climate protection and finance” („Klimaschutz und Finanzwirtschaft“ – KlimFi) of the funding strategy „Forschung für Nachhaltigkeit – FONA“ of the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). The project aims to develop future-oriented ecolabels for products in financial markets, to discuss incentives for emission reductions and to evaluate how these are perceived by retail investors, professionals, and fund managers.