Dr. Stefan Lewandowski
Former Doctoral Researcher
- Relationship between corporate carbon and financial performance
Stefan Lewandowski was a research assistant and PhD student at the Chair of Management and Sustainability. His research focused on investigating the relationship between corporate carbon and financial performance.
He graduated from the University of Hamburg with a BA in Economics and holds a MA in Sustainability Economics and Management from the University of Oldenburg. During his studies at the University of Oldenburg he worked as a student assistant for the Endowed Chair of Entrepreneuship and for the Chair of Environment and Development Economics. He also completed internships at Educare India, the Grameen Bank in Bangladesh, and the German Corporation for International Cooperation (Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit, GIZ) in Eschborn, Germany.
Prior to his position at the Chair of Management and Sustainability , Stefan worked as Finance and Contract Manager for the GIZ in Eschborn, Germany. He is an accountant by training and completed an apprenticeship at a car company.
Busch, T.; Lewandowski, S. (2018): Corporate carbon and financial performance – a meta-analysis, Journal of Industrial Ecology, 22(4), 745-759. Abstract
Lewandowski, S. (2017): Corporate carbon and financial performance: The role of emission reductions, Business Strategy and the Environment, 26(8), 1196-1211. Abstract
Bassen, A.; Busch, T.; Lewandowski, S.; Sump, F. (2016): Wesentlichkeit von CO²-Emissionen für Investitionsentscheidungen, Herausgeber: Union Investment. Download
Lewandowski, S. (2015): Carbon emissions and corporate financial performance: A systematic literature review and options for methodological enhancements,
Lewandowski, S.: Corporate carbon and financial performance: A meta-analysis, 76th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Anaheim, CA, 2016.
Lewandowski, S.: Corporate carbon and financial performance: A meta-analysis, 20th Environmental and Sustainability Management Accounting Network (EMAN) conference, Lüneburg, Germany, 2016 (received “The Award for the Outstanding Submission of the Best Extended Abstract”).
Lewandowski, S.: How do ESG signals affect financial markets? The relationship between corporate carbon and financial performance, 3rd European Responsible Investment & Institutions Conference (ERIIC), Hamburg, 2015.
Lewandowski, S.: Corporate carbon and financial performance: A meta-analysis, 31th EGOS Colloquium, Athens, 2015.