Corporate Social Responsibility in Times of Crisis

Corporate Social Responsibility in Times of Crisis

Author: Samuel O. Idowu

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9783319528397

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 294

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This book explores national and transnational companies' Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activities in times and settings in which they are confronted with economic and social challenges and analyzes these situations, ranging from the financial crisis to fourth generation sustainability. Presenting a number of different cases from various parts of Europe, North America and Africa, it showcases how companies respond to the challenges of the development, consultation, implementation, integration, measurement and consolidation of CSR. Further it specifies how these corporations deal with uncertainties over corporate and financial resources, global financial stability and growing evidence for climate change. The book describes CSR adaptation under challenging circumstances and argues for the strategic and operative legitimation of Corporate Social Responsibility in times of crisis.
Corporate Social Responsibility in Asia
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Kyoko Fukukawa
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-10-29 - Publisher: Routledge

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is an important issue in contemporary business, management and politics, especially since the launch of the United Nations Global Compact in 2000 as an initiative to encourage businesses worldwide to adopt sustainable and socially responsible policies, and to report on them. This book examines the theory
Corporate Social Responsibility in Times of Crisis
Language: en
Pages: 294
Authors: Samuel O. Idowu, Stephen Vertigans, Adriana Schiopoiu Burlea
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-04-26 - Publisher: Springer

This book explores national and transnational companies' Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activities in times and settings in which they are confronted with economic and social challenges and analyzes these situations, ranging from the financial crisis to fourth generation sustainability. Presenting a number of different cases from various parts of Europe,
Development-Oriented Corporate Social Responsibility: Volume 2
Language: en
Pages: 268
Authors: Dima Jamali, Charlotte Karam, Michael Blowfield
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-08 - Publisher: Routledge

This volume provides a platform for localized perspectives on CSR in developing countries across the globe. The chapters bring local context and business to the forefront and highlight the efforts spearheaded by indigenous actors from within the developing world. They present insights from developing countries through successful and less successful
Implementing Corporate Social Responsibility
Language: en
Pages: 210
Authors: Subhasis Ray, S. Siva Raju
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-19 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

This book is a compilation of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) theory and practices, with special reference to the Indian context. Over the last few decades, which have seen the onset of globalization, emergence of the industrial sector and an increased focus on community development, much attention has been focused on
Corporate Social Responsibility in Asia
Language: en
Pages: 203
Authors: Kim Cheng Patrick Low, Samuel O. Idowu, Sik Liong Ang
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-09 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

This book presents a rich collection of research studies on the theory and practice of CSR in Asia. It includes valuable contributions of practice-oriented researchers from various Asian countries such as Brunei, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, and Singapore, and from several non-Asian countries, such as Australia, Canada and