Anders Örtenblad examines the sometimes unintended consequences of being ‘good’.
Tag Archives: Corporate social responsibility
February 6, 2017
January 29, 2015
How and why should corporations take their social responsibilities seriously? Professor Jeremy Moon explains.*
February 13, 2014
Last month, the Second Biennial African Academy of Management Conference was held in Botswana. The theme: Sustainable Development in Africa through Management Theory, Research and Practice. Professor of Business Ethics and Director of CRIS at Royal Holloway, Laura Spence, reflected on how the conference has enhanced her understanding of social responsibility recently on the Crane and Matten blog.
April 9, 2013
Recent surveys of international CEOs confirm that companies increasingly see sustainability as critical to their business strategy. But what exactly is ‘sustainable business’? Geoffrey Wells explores the history of the concept, explaining that in today’s society there is an acceptance that a firm’s responsibility extends beyond its formally regulated boundaries. In addition to economic, environmental and social dimensions, social justice and human rights are also becoming increasingly important considerations.