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Corporate social responsibility – who really benefits?

February 6, 2017

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Anders Örtenblad examines the sometimes unintended consequences of being ‘good’.

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Corporate Over-Reach – and what can be done about it. By Bryn Jones

June 9, 2015

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The overwhelming influence of giant corporations on political and social life was barely raised in the UK’s recent and wide-ranging general election campaign. There were tepid proposals to curb excessive price rises or generous corporate tax cuts, but these received torrents of protest from the Establishment. Yet, as Dr Bryn Jones explains, many economic and social issues, over which there is so much political hand-wringing, ultimately stem from the dominant role in our society that large corporations have assumed or been ceded.

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CSR in Africa: be part of it! – by Laura J. Spence

February 13, 2014

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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.


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