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Received: 2016-11-20  |  Accepted: 2017-02-15  |  Published: 2017-06-30

Title

The assessment of corporate social responsibility: approaches analysis


Abstract

The problem of the last period becomes the assessment of individual areas of Corporate Social Responsibility, which is associated with a number of CSR approaches and with their "ability" to measure achieved level in every CSR item. The aim of this study is, based on a comparative analysis, to identify appropriate approach to assessing the achieved level of Corporate Social Responsibility. The study is organized as follows: the theoretical background (studies) of approaches to evaluating the CSR; the findings about primary and secondary data on structure, purpose and application of approaches to evaluating the CSR, the appropriate approach to evaluating the CSR activities of the company in the light of any previous research; conclusions in dealing with the issues and future research opportunities of the study.


Keywords

corporate social responsibility, assessment, business excellence, models, indexes, sustainability, environmental, social, economic, stakeholder, voluntariness


JEL classifications

M14 , Q56


URI

http://jssidoi.org/jesi/article/117


DOI


Pages

441-459


Funding

The study was conducted within the project VEGA 1/0916/15 offered by The Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the Slovak Republic.

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Authors

Jankalová, Miriam
University of Žilina, Žilina, Slovakia https://www.uniza.sk
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Jankal, Radoslav
University of Žilina, Žilina, Slovakia https://www.uniza.sk
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Journal title

Entrepreneurship and Sustainability Issues

Volume

4


Number

4


Issue date

June 2017


Issue DOI


ISSN

ISSN 2345-0282 (online)


Publisher

VšĮ Entrepreneurship and Sustainability Center, Vilnius, Lithuania

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