Essays about: "Social responsibility"

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  1. 1. Does gender balance on the corporate board have an impact on the equity performance?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Tove Arrelid; Elin Forsberg; [2017-02-09]
    Keywords : gender equality; board diversity; quotas; performance evaluation; equity performance; corporate social responsibility;

    Abstract : The objective of this thesis is to examine whether a gender equal board of directors have an impact on the equity performance during the examination period of December 2011 to December 2016. This study shows that the gender balanced portfolio outperforms the non-gender balanced portfolio in all investigated performance measures. READ MORE

  2. 2. The relationship between CSR disclosure quality and investor responsiveness to earnings news

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Karolina Sjökvist; Lisa Valfridsson; [2017]
    Keywords : Business model relevance; CSR disclosure quality; Earnings news; Earnings quality; Earnings response coefficient;

    Abstract : This study investigates whether there is a relationship between Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) disclosure quality and investor responsiveness to earnings news. The notion is that CSR disclosure quality can signal earnings quality. READ MORE

  3. 3. CSR Integration in SMEs : An Exploratory Study of Corporate Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility in SMEs in the Nordic Countries

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Vasilia Gainulina; Anton Setiawan; [2017]
    Keywords : Corporate Social Responsibility; Corporate Sustainability; CSR Integration; Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises; CSR in SMEs; Mixed Methods; CSR Stage Model;

    Abstract : The importance of addressing the topic of sustainable development has been widely acknowledged, and the researchers call for future studies that would develop new perspectives on integrating sustainability in the business context. Currently, most of such studies focus on large companies, whereas it has been shown that the impact of SMEs on the economy, the society and the environment is also significant. READ MORE

  4. 4. Understanding the Impact of Social Influence on Social Media Advertising: A quantitative study of social media job advertising in the clothing industry

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Gustaf Helleday; Gustav Bratt; [2017]
    Keywords : Social Media; Social Influence; Employer Attractiveness; Ethics; Corporate Social Responsibility;

    Abstract : Social Medias are growing fast with consumers and employees shifting larger parts of their media consumption towards the new medium. This causes advertisers to follow and to spend lots of money on social media advertising to attract customers and talent. READ MORE

  5. 5. Communication in social media. A new source of power : Based on the posts and comments about sustainability on Zara and H&M’s Facebook accounts

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/HLK, Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : María Mercedes González; [2017]
    Keywords : Corporate social responsibility CSR ; Social media; Sustainability discourse; Interactional communication; Power; Encoding decoding; Communication process;

    Abstract : The development of communication technology has also created new structures, able to challenge the traditional power roles of the communicative process. Social media have become a fruitful arena of this change due to their users having the possibility to respond to the producers’ messages. READ MORE