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Social responsibility of business

  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Local Community in Asiaby Kyoko Fukukawa

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 155.00

    The idea of corporations exercising corporate social responsibility has spread from the West and is now firmly embedded in Asian countries and in Asian corporations. The latest trend in corporate social responsibility, evident also in Asia, is for corporations to apply corporate social responsibility to local communities and to those at the bottom... more...

  • Theory and Empirical Research in Social Entrepreneurshipby P. H. Phan; J. Kickul; S. Bacq

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2014; US$ 40.00

    The editors of this Handbook, Benson Honig, Joseph Lampel and Israel Drori, define organizational ingenuity as ‘the ability to create innovative solutions within structural constraints using limited resources and imaginative problem solving’. They and the authors examine the dichotomy between organizational freedom and necessity in order... more...

  • Changing Urban and Regional Relations in a Globalizing Worldby K. Pain; G. Van Hamme

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2014; US$ 40.00

    Scholars and policy makers have long recognized entrepreneurship as a powerful engine of economic growth. There is clear evidence, however, that when it comes to social entrepreneurship, policy attention has not been matched by growth in scholarly research. This volume illustrates the type of empirical effort that must take place for the field to advance. more...

  • Segmentation, Revenue Management and Pricing Analyticsby Tudor Bodea; Mark Ferguson

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 59.95

    The practices of revenue management and pricing analytics have transformed the transportation and hospitality industries, and are increasingly important in industries as diverse as retail, telecommunications, banking, health care and manufacturing. Segmentation, Revenue Management and Pricing Analytics guides students and professionals on how to... more...

  • Making Sustainability Workby Marc J. Epstein; Adriana Rejc Buhovac

    Berrett-Koehler Publishers 2014; US$ 34.95

    Now completely updated, Making Sustainability Work is the bible for applying real metrics and best practices to the often-nebulous realm of business sustainability. Mark Epstein and Adriana Rejc Buhovac provide concrete tools for measuring and increasing social and environmental impacts in a manner that businesses can understand and put to real use. more...

  • From Corporate to Social Mediaby Marisol Sandoval

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 135.00

    The corporate and the social are crucial themes of our times. In the first decade of the twenty-first century, both individual lives and society were shaped by capitalist crisis and the rise of social media. But what marks the distinctively social character of "social media"? And how does it relate to the wider social and economic context of contemporary... more...

  • Corporate Social Responsibility in Contemporary Chinaby J. Zhao

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2014; US$ 40.00

    China’s recent economic transformation and integration into the world economy has coincided with increasing pressure for corporate law reform to make corporate social responsibility (CSR) integral to business and management strategy in China. This timely book critically analyses contemporary notions of CSR in China, discussing theory and practice... more...

  • Social Entrepreneurshipby Chao Guo; Wolfgang Bielefeld

    Wiley 2014; US$ 65.00

    Social entrepreneurship explained Social entrepreneurship is a hot topic in public and non-profit management. Organizations everywhere are looking for innovative ways to respond to financial, social, and regulatory pressures. The next generation of transformative leaders will be risk takers who know how to face even the biggest challenges using market-driven... more...

  • Vom Staatsbetrieb zum profitablen Wirtschaftsunternehmenby Thomas Heinrich

    Tectum Verlag 2014; US$ 23.13

    Für Staatsbetriebe hat Privatisierung meist eine tiefe Krise zur Folge. Damit diese wirtschaftlich und strategisch oft ungünstig positionierten Unternehmen den Weg über einen Konkurs vermeiden können, ist die Bereitschaft zur Modernisierung seitens Mitarbeitervertretungen und Gewerkschaften unerlässlich. Thomas Heinrich geht der Frage nach, ob und... more...

  • Making Sustainability Matterby Dwayne Baraka

    DoSustainability 2014; US$ 45.00

    Making Sustainability Matter draws lessons from the author's work with a wide range of organisations. It will show you how to understand and use a process for materiality and prepare to integrate sustainability into your organization. more...