Essays about: "Social License to Operate"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 essays containing the words Social License to Operate.

  1. 1. The Value of Social Sustainability The relation between social corporate sustainability performance and corporate financial performance in the Swedish mining and metal- and steel-production industries

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Karl-Johan Brändeskär; Oscar Höög; [2021-06-30]
    Keywords : Resource-based view; stakeholder theory; sustainability; social sustainability; metal and steel industry; mining; intangible asset;

    Abstract : In this thesis, a qualitative analysis of how companies' representative of the Swedish mining, steel, and metal industries view social sustainability in terms of its ability to generate financial benefits. The results indicate that all of the analysed companies view social sustainability as value creating. READ MORE

  2. 2. The acquisition of Social License to Operate : Create trust through dialogue and receive acceptance

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik, konst och samhälle

    Author : Tor Grimsvik; Viktor Tornberg; [2021]
    Keywords : Social License to Operate; Distributional fairness; procedural fairness; confidence in governance; Trust; Dialogue; Acceptance;

    Abstract : Today, the concept social license to operate (SLO) has been gaining traction among companies. If a company wants to establish a business in a new area or keep their current one, they must cooperate with the stakeholders to acquire and maintain a SLO or be forced to shut down. READ MORE

  3. 3. Undermining the Local: Power, Acceptance, and Confidence surrounding a Chilean Mining Operation : Social Impacts of the Mining Operation Los Pelambres on the Cuncumén Community

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Naturresurser och hållbar utveckling

    Author : Julia Schwab; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Ethnography; Social License to Operate; Mining; Power; Trust; Victim Mentality;

    Abstract : The present ethnographic research explores the socio-economic repercussions of a copper mining operation in Chile on its host community. By examining the development of the relationship between this local community and the mining company since the latter’s arrival, this thesis sheds light on the possible (secondary) impacts of corporate social responsibility (CSR) measures and participatory spaces on intracommunal dynamics. READ MORE

  4. 4. Ensuring legitimacy trough CSR communication in the biobased sector

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Economics

    Author : Ludvig Essebro; [2020]
    Keywords : business ethics; corporate responsibility; corporate sustainability; forest sector; SDG; sustainability; sustainability reporting; affärsetik; företagssansvar; hållbarhetsrapportering; hållbarhetsredovisning; hållbar utveckling; skogsindustri; skogssektor;

    Abstract : The importance of corporations in sustainable development has increased. With augmented expectations of responsibility from the general public, the corporation may be obligated to engage in corporate sustainability to obtain legitimacy and a social license to operate. READ MORE

  5. 5. “GREASING” OR “SANDING-THE-WHEELS”? AN EMPIRICAL ASSESSMENT ON THE IMPACT OF CORRUPTION ON FIRM INNOVATION IN CHINA

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Melody Trinh; [2019]
    Keywords : corruption; China; firms; innovation; grease-the-wheels; sand-the-wheels; Social Sciences; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Corruption is generally considered to affect firm innovation negatively. Yet recent scholarship is indicating that corruption may yield positive effects on innovation practices by removing certain barriers associated with starting up or operating businesses. READ MORE