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Redefining corporate responsibility in a global economy

Redefining corporate responsibility in a global economy

an agenda for action.

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Published by Jobs for the Future in Boston, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social responsibility of business -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJobs for the Future, Inc.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD60.5.U5 R43 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination44 p. ;
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL571740M
    ISBN 101887410821
    LC Control Number96157994
    OCLC/WorldCa35146082

    of countries and the global economic environment in order to understand the context in which international different aspects of corporate and global strategy will be analyzed in this module, including motives for Corporate Social Responsibility, and Ethical Issues in conducting.   Taking us from the corporate boardrooms of America’s most powerful companies to a dinner meeting with Russia’s most notorious oligarch, from the secretive meetings of the Trilateral Commission and the Bohemian Grove to China’s upstart Boao Forum for Asia, Rothkopf draws back the curtain on a privileged society that most of us know little about, even though it profoundly affects our. Debating CSR: Methods and Strategies Source: U.S. Navy (CC-BY ) Figure Deployed U.S. sailors watching the U.S. Presidential debate between candidates Barack Obama and Mitt Romney in Corporate social responsibility, I don’t think it’s working. Corporate Social Responsibility in the Global Economy by Guillermo C. Jimenez Author: Guillermo C. Jimenez, Elizabeth Pulos.


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