The Embeddedness of Responsible Business Practice: Exploring the Interaction Between National-Institutional Environments and Corporate Social Responsibility

@article{Fransen2013TheEO,
  title={The Embeddedness of Responsible Business Practice: Exploring the Interaction Between National-Institutional Environments and Corporate Social Responsibility},
  author={L. Fransen},
  journal={Journal of Business Ethics},
  year={2013},
  volume={115},
  pages={213-227}
}
  • L. Fransen
  • Published 2013
  • Sociology
  • Journal of Business Ethics
  • Academic literature recognizes that firms in different countries deal with corporate social responsibility (CSR) in different ways. Because of this, analysts presume that variations in national-institutional arrangements affect CSR practices. Literature, however, lacks specificity in determining, first, what parts of national political-economic configurations actually affect CSR practices; second, the precise aspects of CSR affected by national-institutional variables; third, how causal… CONTINUE READING
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