Public Policies on Corporate Social Responsibility: The Role of Governments in Europe

  title={Public Policies on Corporate Social Responsibility: The Role of Governments in Europe},
  author={Laura Albareda and J. Lozano and Tamyko Ysa},
  journal={Journal of Business Ethics},
  • Laura Albareda, J. Lozano, Tamyko Ysa
  • Published 2007
  • Economics
  • Journal of Business Ethics
  • Over the last decade, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has been defined first as a concept whereby companies decide voluntarily to contribute to a better society and cleaner environment and, second, as a process by which companies manage their relationship␣with stakeholders (European Commission, 2001. Nowadays, CSR has become a priority issue on governments’ agendas. This has changed governments’ capacity to act and impact on social and environmental issues in their relationship with… CONTINUE READING

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