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March 25, 2024

Measuring greenwashing in companies

When companies represent themselves as being more environmentally friendly than they actually are it damages society. Until now, it has been difficult to estimate the extent of greenwashing. Now, two researchers from the Centre for Climate Resilience at the University of Augsburg have developed a conceptual framework for a greenwashing risk indicator, which can be used to uncover cases of greenwashing more quickly. Their article has been published in the journal “Review of Managerial Science.”

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Nov. 29, 2023

Augsburg researchers at the UN climate conference COP28

Five researchers from the University of Augsburg are participating in the UN climate conference held in Dubai from the 30th of November to the 12th of December and will be available for media interviews.

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Flagge mit dme Logo der COP28 in Dubai



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CHE Ranking

The Faculty of Business and Economics achieves top positions in the CHE ranking 2023. In the subjects Business Administration and Global Business Management the faculty is ranked in the Top 10 in Germany according to e-fellows.net. The subject Economics also achieves a top position. The ranking of the Centre for Higher Education (CHE) evaluates the study conditions in individual subjects at over 300 universities in Germany.

CHE Ranking

Shanghai Ranking

The Faculty of Business and Economics has made it under the best 14 in Germany in the field of Management in the prestigious Shanghai Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2022. The faculty is also listed among the best 28 in the field of Economics. The ranking compares the research strength of universities based on indicators such as the number and impact of publications.

Shanghai Ranking

WirtschaftsWoche Ranking

The Faculty of Business and Economics regularly achieves top positions in WirtschaftsWoche's ranking of the best business faculties. In 2022, the faculty has made it into the Top 10 of Germany's state universities. The ranking compares the research strength of universities based on the number and quality of publications.



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