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Title Rethinking business responsibility in a global context : challenges to corporate social responsibility, sustainability and ethics / Bodo B. Schlegelmilch, Ilona Szőcs, editors
Published Cham, Switzerland : Springer, [2020]


Description 1 online resource (x, 315 pages) : illustrations
Series CSR, Sustainability, Ethics and Governance, 2196-7075 ; 2196-7083
CSR, sustainability, ethics & governance.
Contents The Social Responsibility of Multinationals: From an Afterthought to Center Stage -- Part I -- Rethinking Global CSR -- The Role of CSR in International Policy Agendas -- Business Success Revisited: What Constitutes Business Success? -- Embedding CSR in Corporate Strategies -- CSR Initiatives -- Part II -- Regional CSR Perspectives -- CSR in the USA: A Historic Perspective on the Interplay Between Ideological, Political, and Economic Forces -- CSR in Egypt: Communication and Marketing Practices -- CSR in Germany: A European Perspective -- CSR in Poland: The Rise and Development of Corporate Social Responsibility -- CSR in India: Evolution, Models, and Impact -- CSR in Thailand: A Stakeholders Perspective -- Part III -- CSR Policies and Practices in Different Countries -- Mandated CSR in India: Opportunities, Constraints, and the Road Ahead -- CSR in Government-Owned Enterprises in India: A Principal-Agent Perspective -- Sustainable Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Projects in Colombia -- The Buffering and Backfiring Effects of CSR Strategies During a Crisis: A US Perspective -- Part IV -- CSR Projects -- Under the Mango Tree: Sustainable Livelihood Approach to Poverty Reduction Through Beekeeping -- MiVana: Brewing Pleasure, Enhancing Equity, and Restoring Forests -- Early Childhood Care and Education: A Mainstay for CSR Investments
Summary "This book examines topical issues in global corporate social responsibility (CSR) from both scholarly and practical perspectives. It offers a variety of viewpoints and cases from countries around the globe and combines them with current academic knowledge. Intended for students, academics, and managers wishing to keep abreast of the challenges and opportunities for corporations operating in our ever-more-complex globalized world, this book provides fresh insights into responsible business conduct."-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (ProQuest Ebook Central, viewed May 15,2020)
Subject Social responsibility of business.
Sustainable development.
sustainable development.
Social responsibility of business.
Sustainable development.
Form Electronic book
Author Schlegelmilch, Bodo B., editor.
Szőcs, Ilona, editor
ISBN 9783030342616