Publication detail

The Impact of Recession on the Implementation of Corporate Social Responsibility in Companies

PLACIER, K.

Original Title

The Impact of Recession on the Implementation of Corporate Social Responsibility in Companies

English Title

The Impact of Recession on the Implementation of Corporate Social Responsibility in Companies

Type

journal article - other

Language

en

Original Abstract

During the last few years, companies have had an increasinginterest in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and its implications in economic performance and competitive environment. However, as a result of the recent economicdecline, CSR and the overall attitude of companies towards sociallyresponsible activities have been affected. This article discussed the shift in the perception of CSR in the corporate sector, especially in a period when features such as financial stability, innovation and competitiveness arecrucial. The research was based on a cross-case analysis in three companies. The analysis resulted in the identification of the impact of recession on CSR and an outline of the trends for future development.

English abstract

During the last few years, companies have had an increasinginterest in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and its implications in economic performance and competitive environment. However, as a result of the recent economicdecline, CSR and the overall attitude of companies towards sociallyresponsible activities have been affected. This article discussed the shift in the perception of CSR in the corporate sector, especially in a period when features such as financial stability, innovation and competitiveness arecrucial. The research was based on a cross-case analysis in three companies. The analysis resulted in the identification of the impact of recession on CSR and an outline of the trends for future development.

Keywords

Corporate Social Responsibility, Sustainability, Recession

RIV year

2011

Released

23.06.2011

Publisher

Univerzita Tomáše Bati ve Zlíně, Fakulta managementu a ekonomiky

Location

Zlín

Pages from

83

Pages to

98

Pages count

16

BibTex


@article{BUT75679,
  author="Klára {Placier}",
  title="The Impact of Recession on the Implementation of Corporate Social Responsibility in Companies",
  annote="During the last few years, companies have had an increasinginterest in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and its implications in economic performance and competitive environment. However, as a result of the recent economicdecline, CSR and the overall attitude of companies towards sociallyresponsible activities have been affected. This article discussed the shift in the perception of CSR in the corporate sector, especially in a period when features such as financial stability, innovation and competitiveness arecrucial. The research was based on a cross-case analysis in three companies. The analysis resulted in the identification of the impact of recession on CSR and an outline of the trends for future development.",
  address="Univerzita Tomáše Bati ve  Zlíně, Fakulta managementu a ekonomiky",
  chapter="75679",
  institution="Univerzita Tomáše Bati ve  Zlíně, Fakulta managementu a ekonomiky",
  number="2",
  volume="2011",
  year="2011",
  month="june",
  pages="83--98",
  publisher="Univerzita Tomáše Bati ve  Zlíně, Fakulta managementu a ekonomiky",
  type="journal article - other"
}