Essays about: "CSR Sustainability Reports"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 64 essays containing the words CSR Sustainability Reports.

  1. 1. How does the CSR engagement of CEO’s relate to TBL performance under the condition of a decentralized organizational structure? : An example of the largest German stock-listed corporations.

    University essay from Högskolan Kristianstad/Avdelningen för ekonomi; Högskolan Kristianstad/Fakulteten för ekonomi

    Author : Georg Danzinger; Katharina Reichmann; [2019]
    Keywords : CEO CSR engagement; CSR; TBL performance; Organizational structure; Decentralization; CSR disclosure;

    Abstract : Recently there has been a broad discussion with regards to Corporate Social Responsibility, its general purpose, and how it is publicly disclosed. The responsibilities for the engagement in CSR activities have been primarily vested with the CEO of organizations. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainability, a means to reach higher profitability?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Charlotte Artman; Viktor Kullberg; [2019]
    Keywords : ESGC Scores; financial performance; sustainability; legitimacy and uniqueness; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The focus on sustainability has increased in our society during the last years and more firms are conducting CSR reports than ever before. Some claim that firms CSR efforts are only window dressing while other claims that sustainability leads to greater profitability for firms. READ MORE

  3. 3. EVALUATION OF IKEA AS A SUSTAINABLE FORESTRY ACTOR IN THE CONTEXT OF INDIA

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Emma Åberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Corporate Social Responsibility CSR ; IKEA; sustainability forestry; legitimacy; external stakeholders; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The ubiquity of the concept of corporate social responsibility (CSR) allows for it to be carried across all spectrums of society and moulded to fit a variety of different norms and understandings. Despite the lack of a universal definition, the modern-day understanding of CSR is heavily based upon corporation’s environmental and sustainable development practices. READ MORE

  4. 4. The journey towards Creating Shared Value: benefits and drawbacks : A qualitative study on how Swedish companies’ sustainability work changed while applying the CSV framework to their business strategy

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/HLK, Globala studier; Högskolan i Jönköping/HLK, Globala studier

    Author : Johansson Sandra; Engström Ebba; [2019]
    Keywords : Creating Shared Value; CSV; Corporate Social Responsibility; CSR; Global Goals; Sustainability; Sustainable development;

    Abstract : There is a growing trend that businesses are expected to address economic, social, as well as environmental issues and operate in a manner that contributes both to the organisation as well as the society (Elkington, 1998), which commonly is referred to as Corporate Social Responsibility. Porter and Kramer (2006) highlight that the business’s primary concern is to run a profitable business, and therefore developed the framework Creating Shared Value. READ MORE

  5. 5. Does more equal less? - Empirical evidence of the impact of CSR disclosure levels on the cost of equity capital among Swedish listed firms

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

    Author : Nikolaos Dimopoulos; Gabriel Meisner; [2019]
    Keywords : Cost of Equity Capital; CSR; Levels of Disclosure; Sustainability Reporting; Textual Content Analysis;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to investigate the relationship between the cost of equity capital and levels of CSR disclosure. The recent implementation of a European-level directive that established a minimum level of mandatory CSR disclosure, motivates us to further investigate the regulatory impact on the relationship. READ MORE