(CSR) Social Responsibility
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(CSR) Social Responsibility 

Business decisions have far-reaching consequences, and both employees and shareholders often base decisions that are critical to a company’s ability to continue as a going-concern on how well they treat their employees and the community in which they serve.

Governance and Corporate Social Responsibility

Center for Sustainable Organizations

Doing What’s Right: Incorporating Corporate Social Responsibility into Incentive Programs

Corporate Social Responsibility and sustainable development in the global environment

21 Issues for the 21st Century

Beyond Rio+20: Governance for a Green Economy

The Consequences of Mandatory Corporate Sustainability Reporting

Environmental, Social, and Governance Factors at Listed Companies: A Manual for Investors

Regulating Sustainability Reporting – Is a Mandatory Approach Better than a Voluntary One?

Good Intentions, Inc.

SMEs Set Their Sights on Sustainability – Case Studies of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) from the UK, US and Canada

Sustainability Accounting

Corporate Governance as Social Responsibility: A Research Agenda

Simon Fraser University blog: Corporate Governance, Risk Management and Corporate Social Responsibility in Emerging Markets: A Symbiotic Relationship

Corporate social responsibility and financial performance in the Australian Context

Relationships between Corporate Social Responsibilities’ Promotion and Corporate Performance in the Multinational Corporations

Greening Your Career

International Union for Conservation of Nature: The Green Economy Challenge

CSR Europe

The Business Ethics Link Library

Business Ethics and Social Responsibility

Corporate Social Responsibility – mallenbaker.net

Business Respect

Social Responsibility Research Network

Sustainable Business.com

EYale Center for Business and the Environment

As You Sow: Corporate Responsibility

Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative – Harvard Kennedy School

Are corporate social responsibility rankings irresponsible? – Christian Science Monitor

Sustainability and climate change (PwC)



Business Ethics – Knowledge @ Wharton

Global Environmental Management Initiative

The Sustainability Report

Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development

International Finance Corporation – IFC Advisory Services in Environmental and Social Sustainability

Network for Business Sustainability

World Business Council for Sustainable Development

What are the social responsibilities of business? (12 articles)

Can’t Get There From Here

Corporate Governance: The Foundation for Corporate Citizenship and Sustainable Business

Triple Bottom Line – a specialized CSR journal

Triple Pundit: People, Planet, Profit

Pembina Institute

Corporate Environmental Responsibility and ENGOs: Is the Company Door Open, Shut, or Ajar


green@work Magazine

Marketing for Sustainability – Green Marketing Gets Real

Corporate Governance: The Foundation for Corporate Citizenship and Sustainable Business

Restoring the Primacy of the Real Economy

Harvard Business Review Case Studies, Articles, Books

BP’s Slippery Slope: The Dangerous Disconnect Between Rhetoric and Reality at a Time of Crisis

Sustainable Development Indicators; a scientific challenge, a democratic issue


The Convergence of Corporate Governance and Corporate Social Responsibility

Jantzi Sustainalytics

Corporate Social Responsibility: An Implementation Guide for Canadian Business (Industry Canada)

International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)

Corporate Social Responsibility: An Implementation Guide for Business

Centre for Excellence in CSR

Physicians for Social Responsibility

One Report: Integrated Reporting for a Sustainable Strategy

Show Me The Money: Linking Environmental, Social and Governance Issues to Company Value

Corporate Social Responsibility in Emerging Markets: The Role of Multinational Corporations

Canadian Business for Social Responsibility

Canadian Corporate Social Responsibility News

Corporate Social Responsibility (Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada)

TheSRO – Define what it means to be a socially responsible organization

Socially Responsible Organizations

Social Investment Organization

Being a Socially Responsible Organization Pays Off

Socially Responsible Companies (Boston College)

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BSR - Business for Social Responsibility