Finance and Economy for Society: Integrating Sustainability, 1st Edition

  • Sharam Alijani
  • Catherine Karyotis
  • Published By: Emerald Publishing Limited
  • ISBN-10: 1786355094
  • ISBN-13: 9781786355096
  • DDC: 332.09
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 400 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released October 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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Overview

The latest volume of Critical Studies on Corporate Responsibility, Governance and Sustainability examines the social, economic and environmental impacts of corporations, and the real effects of corporate governance, CSR and business sustainability on societies in different regions.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
List of Tables.
List of Figures.
List of Boxes.
List of Contributors.
Editorial Advisory and Review Board.
Acknowledgments.
Introduction.
1: Society at the Crossroads: The Path to a Sustainable Economy.
Unpacking the Financial Crisis: Challenges and Perspectives.
2: Corporate Governance and Inequality: The Impact of Financialization and Shareholder Value.
3: The Global Financial Crisis and Neo-Liberal Financialization.
4: The Contradiction between the Time Value of Money and Sustainability.
5: Finance and Mathematics: Merger or Acquisitions?.
Sustainable Finance: Ethical and Innovation Dilemmas.
6: Ethical Issues in Finance.
7: Socially Responsible Investment as a Process for Assessing CSR Strategies: Theoretical Implications for CSR.
8: The Innovation Dilemma in the Financial Industry: French Domestic Credit Institutions.
9: Ten Challenges to Have a Sustainable Financial System.
10: Finance as a Common: From Environmental Management to Microfinance and Back.
Moving Toward Sustainable Social and Economic Models.
11: The “Triple Depreciation Line” Accounting Model and its Application to the Human Capital.
12: Exploring New Ways to Assess the Impact of Microfinance: What Role for the Capability Approach?.
13: Toward a Socially Rational Management: Insights from Japanese and Islamic Business Ethics.
14: Building Capabilities Through Social Innovation: Implications for the Economy and Society.
15: Social Innovation Business Models: Coping with Antagonistic Objectives and Assets.
16: Coping with Social Innovation Dilemmas: An Exploratory Study of Middle Range Theory.
About the Authors.
Index.