SHS Web Conf.
Volume 170, 20232023 International Conference on Digital Economy and Management Science (CDEMS 2023)
|Number of page(s)||5|
|Section||Economic Innovation and Talent Development Technology|
|Published online||14 June 2023|
ESG Performance, Research and Development Investment and Enterprise Green Technology Innovation
1 International Business School, Shaanxi Normal University, Xi’an 710000, China
2 International Business School, Shaanxi Normal University, Xi’an 710000, China
Based on the panel data of China's Shanghai and Shenzhen A-share industrial listed companies from 2014 to 2021, this paper constructs A fixed-effect model to investigate the influence of ESG performance on enterprises' green technology innovation, and constructs a mediating effect model to explore the mediating role of R&D investment in the influence of ESG performance on enterprises' green technology innovation. The results show that good ESG performance has a significant promoting effect on enterprises' green technology innovation. And there is an intermediary path for R&D investment. It means that ESG promotes enterprise green technology innovation through R&D investment. Finally, the conclusions of this paper passed the robustness test and endogeneity test. This paper opens up a new research perspective and provides theoretical and empirical experience for enterprises to achieve sustainable development in the future.
© The Authors, published by EDP Sciences, 2023
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