Corporate Social Responsibility and institutional theory : new perspectives on private governance

@inproceedings{Brammer2011CorporateSR,
  title={Corporate Social Responsibility and institutional theory : new perspectives on private governance},
  author={Stephen J. Brammer and Gregory Jackson and Dirk Matten},
  year={2011}
}
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has become a pervasive topic in the business literature, but has largely neglected the role of institutions. This introductory article to the Special Issue of Socio-Economic Review examines the potential contributions of institutional theory to understanding CSR as a mode of governance. This perspective suggests going… CONTINUE READING