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development of corporate responsibility in the UK.

J. J. Richardson

development of corporate responsibility in the UK.

by J. J. Richardson

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Published by Department of Politics,University of Strathclyde in Glasgow .
Written in English


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SeriesStrathclyde papers on government and politics -- no.1
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Open LibraryOL13977094M

Corporate social responsibility (CSR) refers to the efforts made by a company to improve society and contribute towards sustainable development. Also known as corporate conscience or corporate citizenship, CSR describes initiatives run by a business to evaluate and take responsibility for their impact on a number of issues ranging from human.   This book highlights the multi-faceted nature of corporate social responsibility and the need for greater engagement across academia to help develop the mechanisms needed to encourage socially responsible approaches across the board. The product of a cross-disciplinary collaboration of authors from various academic disciplines, the book reflects the emergent diversity of academics now .

  Development-Oriented Corporate Social Responsibility: Volume 2 book Locally Led Initiatives in Developing Economies Edited By Dima Jamali, Charlotte Karam, Michael BlowfieldAuthor: Dima Jamali, Charlotte Karam, Michael Blowfield. The Rise of Corporate Governance in the U.K.: When and Why Brian R. Cheffins* (April draft) Abstract While issues that prompt corporate governance responses are endemic to the corporate form, the term “corporate governance” only began to feature with any regularity in discussions of public companies in Britain as the s got underway.

The Corporate Responsibility Group (CRG) was a training and development network for corporate responsibility (CR) and sustainability practitioners in the United Kingdom. Founded in , it was succeeded in January by spin-off Institute of Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability (ICRS).Focus: Corporate Responsibility, Sustainability. Andrew Crane is the George R. Gardiner Professor of Business Ethics in the Schulich School of Business at York University. He has a Ph.D. in Management from the University of Nottingham, and was previously Chair in Business Ethics and Director of the UK's first MBA in CSR in the International Centre for Corporate Social Responsibility at Nottingham University Business by:


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