This case is about SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
PUBLICATION DATE: July 01, 2003
Corporate Social Responsibility: Whether or How? Case Solution
Corporate social responsibility (CSR) isn’t a fresh thought. Nevertheless, CSR has never been more notable on the corporate plan than it is now. Examines the pressure for increased corporate focus to CSR and whether it is justified and likely to be endured.
It discerns between the business case for CSR and the normative case and concludes that individual companies must assess the extent to which the general business case for CSR applies to their particular situation. For some firms, CSR may be a leading influence on corporate strategy.