“How does Sustainability Leadership Affect Firm Performance? The Choices Associated with Appointing a Chief Officer of Corporate Social Responsibility”

@article{Wiengarten2017HowDS,
  title={“How does Sustainability Leadership Affect Firm Performance? The Choices Associated with Appointing a Chief Officer of Corporate Social Responsibility”},
  author={Frank Wiengarten and Chris K. Y. Lo and J. Y. K. Lam},
  journal={Journal of Business Ethics},
  year={2017},
  volume={140},
  pages={477-493}
}
Recent years have seen a significant increase in stakeholder pressure on firms to be not only economically sustainable but also from an environmental and social perspective. Besides operational changes in practices and products companies have reacted toward this increased pressure from a strategic perspective through structural changes of their top management team (TMT). A recent addition to the TMT has been the appointment of the chief officer of corporate social responsibility (CSR). In this… Expand
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