Socially responsible international business : critical issues and the way forward

"Growing social and environmental concerns have exerted pressure on businesses to act responsibly. This timely book is the result of systematic, integrated and concerted efforts by prominent scholars to contribute new ideas and original research on social responsibility issues in international...

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Other Authors: Leonidou, Leonidas C. (Editor), Katsikeas, Constantine S. (Editor), Samiee, Saeed (Editor), Leonidou, Constantinos N. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Northampton Edward Elgar Publishing 2019, 2019
Series:New horizons in international business series
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Collection: Edward Elgar eBooks Collection Business & Economics - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Role of MNEs in building zero waste communities / Suraksha Gupta
  • Index
  • Re-assessing risk in international markets: A strategic, operational, and sustainability taxonomy / Rob van Tulder and Mihaela Roman
  • Part III: Customer reactions to socially responsible international business
  • 7: Consumer responses to MNE socially responsible behavior / Petra Riefler
  • 8: CSR, causal attributions, and a country's legal origin / Seraphim Voliotis and Pavlos A. Vlachos
  • 9: Cross-cultural consumer responses to cause-related marketing: Theoretical insights and future research / Melanie Tao Xue and Jaywant Singh
  • Part IV: Social responsibility issues in foreign market targeting
  • 10: Social responsibility and foreign market targeting / Ricky Y. K. Chan
  • 11: Ethical issues in Japanese foreign direct investment in developed versus developing countries / Paul W. Beamish, George Z. Peng, and Jean-Marie Nkongolo-Bakenda
  • 12: Toward a more comprehensive CSR scorecard development for multinational enterprises / Ayse Ozturk
  • Designing and implementing socially responsible international business strategies
  • 13: Adapting CSR strategy to international markets: Fit analysis and performance implications / Pantelitsa Eteokleous
  • 14: Strategic CSR and the CSR strategy-making process of international business / Cezara A. Nicoara, Dayananda Palihawadana, and Matthew J. Robson
  • 15: MNE-NGO global partnerships as a form of csr strategy: How well are they working? / Elizabeth A. Napier
  • 16: How much social responsibility should MNEs strategically assume and of which kind? / Lilac Nachum
  • Part VI: Special issues in socially responsible international business
  • 17: Antecedents, moderators, and consequences of political csr in the context of MNEs / Daniel Korschun and Hoori Rafieian
  • 18: Embracing sustainability through corporate communication: An international case of csr disclosure / Setayesh Sattari, Arash Kordestani, Kaveh Peighambari, and Pejvak Oghazi
  • Preface
  • Introduction 1
  • Part I: Overview of research on socially responsible international business
  • 1: Socially responsible international business: Review, synthesis, and directions / Leonidas C. Leonidou, Constantine S. Katsikeas, Saeed Samiee, and Constantinos N. Leonidou
  • 2: An overview of social responsibility dimensions in international business / Noemi Sinkovics, Rudolf R. Sinkovics, and Jason Archie-Acheampong
  • Part II: Institutional environment and socially responsible international business
  • 3: Trade-offs and institutional contradictions in formulating responsible international business strategies / Gopalkrishnan R. Iyer
  • 4: Institutional drivers of stakeholder engagement and legitimacy of Chinese MNEs / Peter S. Hofman, Lei Li, Sunny Li Sun, and Yanxue Sun
  • 5: Cross-country comparison of corporate social performance: How do institutions matter? / Jiyoung Shin and Chang Hoon Oh