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Table 1 Descriptive statistics of the variables used

From: Empirical study on relationship between corporate social responsibility and financial performance in Korea

Variables Obs Mean Std. Errors Min Max
EDS 658 22.570 17.998 1.550 85.271
SDS 658 33.814 17.715 3.125 80.702
GDS 658 48.779 8.353 33.929 71.429
ROE 658 6.726 17.999 -198.100 73.650
MBR 658 1.204 0.569 0.426 5.473
Stock Return 658 0.112 0.761 -1.000 14.034
Leverage 658 0.437 0.193 0.049 0.981
Log (Asset size) 658 28.564 1.485 23.492 32.731
  1. The variables are EDS environmental disclosure score, SDS social disclosure score, GDS governance disclosure score, ROE return on equity, MBR market-to-book ratio implying Tobin’s q, Stock Return annual stock market return, Leverage leverage ratio as proxy for risk, Log (Asset size) log value of asset size
  2. Data source: Bloomberg