Librarian's tip: Find ESG data in MSCI ESG Direct

2 April 2024

Evaluating companies often requires looking beyond the strictly financial, where the focus can instead be on environmental, social and governance issues. The MSCI ESG Direct database contains environmental, social and governance (ESG) data used to evaluate companies.

About the resource

MSCI ESG Direct is a platform for evaluating environmental, social and governance data, content and analysis at the company, industry and thematic report level.

You will find ESG data for 8000 companies, company background reports, ESG Ratings Tearsheets, ESG Ratings Reports, and industry reports. There are also thematic reports on ESG trends and current issues.


MSCI ESG Direct is available for the University of Gothenburg, on campus only. Available to everyone from the libraries' computers.

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Subject areas

Economics, business administration, business facts, statistics, environment and sustainable development.

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