Corporate Global Citizenship

Corporate Global Citizenship

by Anuradha Dayal-Gulati
     
 

ISBN-10: 0810123835

ISBN-13: 9780810123830

Pub. Date: 01/31/2007

Publisher: Northwestern University Press

Global Corporate Citizenship investigates issues of corporate responsibility around the world, focusing especially on companies in developing countries that face important challenges within their own borders as well as on multinational corporations operating worldwide. Featuring impressive original field research by Kellogg School of Management graduate students in…  See more details below

Overview

Global Corporate Citizenship investigates issues of corporate responsibility around the world, focusing especially on companies in developing countries that face important challenges within their own borders as well as on multinational corporations operating worldwide. Featuring impressive original field research by Kellogg School of Management graduate students in the Global Initiatives in Management Program, the book has individual sections dedicated to issues of corporate citizenship such as the environment, accounting transparency, economic empowerment, and AIDS. These issues are examined in a wide range of countries, including South Africa, China, Vietnam, Thailand, India, and Brazil. An introduction by Kellogg professor Daniel Diermeier sets the book in the context of corporations coming to terms with the complex issues involved in global corporate citizenship.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780810123830
Publisher:
Northwestern University Press
Publication date:
01/31/2007
Series:
Kellogg
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
344
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents


Foreword     ix
Preface     xi
Introduction: From Corporate Social Responsibility to Values-Based Management   Daniel Diermeier     1
Accounting, Transparency, and Monitoring     25
Labor Standards in Thailand: The Players and Their Impacts   Julie Boris   Kaya Davis   Michael Gross   Jessica Keintz   Jami Totten     27
The Impact of Labor Audits in Vietnam   Janice Farrel   Gregory Merchant   Andrew Sofield   Mareike Willimsky     41
Preventing Labor-Standards "Explosions" in Thailand and Vietnam   Jared Cluff   Andrew Knuckle   Carlo Libaridian   R. David Smith   Wonita Williams     57
Economic Empowerment and Global Citizenship     75
The Impact of Foreign Direct Investment on Chinese Women   Alison Curd   Amelia Julian   Adam Sabow   Leigh Seligman     77
Avon in Brazil: Direct Selling and Economic Empowerment   Helen Cha   Polly Cline   Lilly Liu   Carrie Meek   Michelle Villagomez     89
Corporate Social Responsibility: A Case Study of Multinational Corporations Investing in India   Scott Benigni   Brandon Davito   Adam Kaufman   Andy Noble   Risa Sparks     97
Partnering for Change in South Africa     119
Education for Change in South Africa's Auto Industry   Kannan Arumugam   Akeshia Craven   Jackie Statum     121
Black Economic Empowerment in the South African Wine Industry   Liliahn Johnson   Laura Koepke   Amie Wang     133
Venture Capital and Black Economic Empowerment in South Africa   Stephanie Davis   Marene Jennings   Srikanth Reddy   Yuji Sadaoka   Guhan Selvaretnam     151
Closing the Skills Gap in Post-Apartheid South Africa   Piotr Pikul   Kathy Wang   Craig Wynn     165
Meeting the AIDS Challenge     175
Sustainable Foundations for HIV/AIDS Care: Treatment and Delivery in South Africa   Stephanie Chan   Deepa Gupta   Kara Palamountain   Aparna Saha     177
Meeting the HIV/AIDS Challenge in Brazil   Joshua Bennett   Nageswara Pobbathi   Andy Zhilei Qiu   Ryan Takeuchi     189
Corporations and the Environment     203
Green Management in the European Union   Lamtiurida Hutabarat   Marc Major   Doug Stein      205
Ecoefficiency in Chile and Peru   Stacy Gibbons   Maren Lau   Stacy McAuliffe   Jessica Watson     217
Flex-Fuel Technology in Brazil   Henry Lai   Matt Lippert   Guilherme Silva   Avi Steinberg   Pratish Sthankiya   Justin Twitchell     233
Environmentally Friendly Technologies in China's Auto Industry   John Eisel   Jonathan Glick   Adrienne Kardosh   Coleman Long   David Mayer   Doug Roth     251
Acronyms     263
Index     267

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