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The case for business in developing economies

Author: Ann Bernstein
Publisher: Johannesburg : Penguin Books (South Africa), 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a view from developing countries on why corporations should stop appeasing their critics and promote the benefits of capitalism for the Global South. The author posits that business leaders  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ann Bernstein
ISBN: 9780143026525 0143026526
OCLC Number: 620294402
Description: xii, 397 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Capitalism won. Why is business so defensive? --
Misconceptions about business and globalisation --
'Sweatshops' and other irresponsible western campaigns --
The politics of CSR --
Simple slogans can be wrong --
Business is good for society and essential for sustained development --
Transforming lives: the direct impact of modern corporations --
Transmission belts of modernity: the indirect impact --
If global poverty is the issue, CSR is not the answer --
A developing country perspective on business and development --
What more can business do? --
The battle of ideas matters --
The case for business --
Beyond appeasement --
the real business agenda.
Responsibility: Ann Bernstein.

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