We expect businesses to be more socially and environmentally responsible by minimizing greenhouse gas emissions and eliminating harmful business practices — why don’t we do the same for COVID-19?
A review of S&P 500 companies finds carbon disclosure doesn’t necessarily mean emissions fall.
Corporate pressure campaigns usually work best in partnership with local institutions. While Russia’s civic organizations are generally weak, there are some signs of growing defiance.
Research shows there can be profound business benefits to hiring people living with intellectual disability.
We should demand greater social responsibility from businesses, but pressuring them to undertake responsibilities that only governments can address is the wrong way to get there.
Research regarding corporate social responsibility actions detected a pattern in terms of the benefits for brands.
Major companies are re-assessing their role in society.
Over 300 companies so far have closed stores, reassigned staff or halted sales in Russia in the two weeks since the invasion began.
While social responsibility can help establish a culture founded on transparency and accountability, AI tools can assist companies in implementing these values within the organization.
Investors play an important role in pushing firms toward becoming better corporate citizens. So, what do investors need to know about corporate social responsibility?
A recent survey of top executives at companies that operate at sea found environmental reporting practices were not a top priority and put the health of the marine environment at risk.
Instead of making symbolic gestures, Indians need to pressure the government to establish effective environmental policies and programs.
Corporations need to weigh up significant risks against wider benefits.
The growing rift between Republicans and US businesses has widened in recent weeks over efforts to restrict voting across the country.
Banks should consider and integrate women empowerment principles into their corporate social responsibility initiatives.
Until there are global standards for authentic corporate social responsibility efforts, we will continue to see local impoverishment, hazardous waste and tragic labour accidents in the Global South.
Political social responsibility has benefits for parties and candidates across the political spectrum.
Inventors in states with more socially liberal laws on the books end up with more diverse collaborators – and more higher-impact patents.
Corporate support for the protests against institutional racism in the US signals the rise of ‘political corporate social responsibility’.