Essays about: "Corporate Responsibility"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 776 essays containing the words Corporate Responsibility.

  1. 1. EU CSR: TALK THE TALK OR WALK THE WALK? A case study of the Inditex Group

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Jon Fernández de la Iglesia; [2019-01-16]
    Keywords : European Union; Corporate Social Responsibility; European Commission; Inditex; impact; institutional pressures; translation;

    Abstract : This study examines the various institutional pressures -including the ones proceeding fromthe supranational level of the EU - and how they impact and shape the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) plan of an EU-based multinational company. By filling this gap, we alsopursue to steer the empirical focus on the organizational translation of the current EuropeanCommission (EC) approach on CSR. READ MORE

  2. 2. Hållbarhet i arbetet : fallstudie ur ett medarbetarperspektiv

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Economics

    Author : Björn Billefält; Mikael Olsson; [2019]
    Keywords : anställd; CSR; företag; intressent; kommunikation; business; communication; employee;

    Abstract : I samhället idag så pågår en strävan mot en hållbar framtid. En framtid där samhället inte utarmar jordklotet på fler resurser än vad som skapas. Ansvaret för arbetet mot en hållbar framtid vilar hos oss alla, inte minst hos företagen i både Sverige och världen. READ MORE

  3. 3. Integration of sustainable management in retail : A case study of The Lobby - AMF Fastigheter

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Torun Axelius; Josefine Hellström; [2019]
    Keywords : Corporate social responsibility; environmental management system; e-commerce; Företags samhällsansvar; miljöledningssystem; livscykelanalys; e-handel;

    Abstract : The increasing environmental problems have today become global and changes are dras-tically needed in all levels of society. Customers’ buying behaviour can play a big partand it is possible to both contribute to a more sustainable world and add economic valueto a business, but new sustainable business models are needed. READ MORE

  4. 4. Does CSR Facilitate an Enhanced M&A Performance? - Empirical Evidence from Mergers and Acquisitions in Northern Europe

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Hugo Hågemark; Emma Hector; [2019]
    Keywords : Corporate Social Responsibility; Mergers and Acquisitions; Cumulative Abnormal Returns; Deal Duration; Northern Europe;

    Abstract : Transaction volumes in the global mergers and acquisitions (M&A) markets are close to peak levels (JP Morgan, 2018) and companies', as well as capital markets' investments into corporate social responsibility (CSR) activities, are growing from already high levels (Kitzmueller and Shimshack, 2012; Nordea 2017). However, it is still uncertain whether any such investments succeed to generate shareholder value (Bruner, 2002; Margolis et at. READ MORE

  5. 5. Saving the world cannot be a one-man show : Combining CSR research and social entrepreneurship theory for a better future

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Michelle Bredhammar; Pia Slesinski; [2019]
    Keywords : corporate social responsibility; social entrepreneurship; strategic CSR; trade-offs; value creation; economic and social value creation;

    Abstract : Organizations operate in a dynamic environment in which they are faced with an ongoing dilemma of maximizing profit and meeting the demand from society to take social responsibility. Corporate social responsibility (CSR) has gained an increase in interest with its intended aim of corporations taking responsibility for how the business affects the society within an economic, environmental and social perspective. READ MORE