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International Journal of Economics & Management Sciences
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International Comparisons of Corporate Social Responsibility

Catalao LM*, Branca AS and Pimentel LV

Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal

*Corresponding Author:
Catalao LM
Centre for Management Studies of Instituto Superior Técnico
Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
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E-mail: [email protected]

Received date: March 07, 2015; Accepted date: March 15, 2016; Published date: March 18, 2016

Citation:Catalao LM, Branca AS, Pimentel LV (2016) International Social Comparisons of Corporate Responsibility. Int J Econ Manag Sci 5: 327. doi:10.4172/2162-6359.1000327

Copyright: © 2016 Catalao LM, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.



 

Abstract

Competition among firms has led to a broader view of the business' role in society, going beyond mere economic and legal factors and including also social aspects. Consumers value more the social and environmental performance of companies. However, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) practices are not receiving equal attention in all countries nor they are embodied the same way. In this context it becomes interesting to evaluate in which countries CSR culture is more ingrained and consolidated. In this paper a score is computed enabling to characterize CSR in different countries. The results show that, among the selected economies (USA, France, Norway and Italy), Norway presents the highest CSR figure and USA the lowest. Countries with the highest CSR values seem to present the least social inequalities. Overall the study is a step forward for understanding how CSR practices are being incorporated and developed in different countries, as they create value for both the companies and the societies.

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