Essays about: "CSR Sustainability Reports"

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  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. The impact of residual sustainability on stock behaviors– A quantitative study on Swedish listed companies

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

    Author : Hla Thel Phyu; ABM Fazle Rahi; [2018]
    Keywords : CSR; Sustainable Enterprise; Residual sustainability; Resour ce sustainability; stock volatility; Sustainability report; Stock return; Financial slack; ESG;

    Abstract : Nowadays, the value creation and measurement of the economic performances have changed from traditional ways of maximizing shareholder’s wealth to maximizing stakeholder’s wealth. Companies are responsible for creating value not only for their organizationsbut also for the society as a whole because CSR issues attract a global attention and most countries are urging the companies to follow sustainable ways. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sustainability reporting and the related challenges of the United Nations Global Compact signatories : A qualitative study in the Nordic region

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

    Author : Donata Nissim; Tatenda Mugwira; [2018]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Corporate Social Responsibility; GRI; UNGC; SDGs; Sustainability reporting; Nordic region; Challenges; Non-Financial disclosure; Sustainability accounting; Materiality assessment;

    Abstract : Abstract Sustainability has been one of the most discussed topics among the business world and society for the last decade. The globally growing concern about sustainability related issues has led to businesses and non-businesses meet the demand of their stakeholders by producing a sustainability report to demonstrate their work and development in sustainability and how they have measured it. READ MORE