By Saumitra N. Bhaduri, Ekta Selarka

The publication explores the theoretical and empirical matters when it comes to the interplay among company governance and company social accountability (CSR) actions undertaken by means of Indian businesses. It provides a hugely designated view at the evolution of CSR and its nexus with company governance. this can be really well timed within the context of the hot Indian businesses Act 2013, which mandates company social accountability and revises the easiest corporate-governance practices for giant businesses. The findings of this examine are designated in drawing from a unified framework of Indian company governance constitution and company engagement in CSR. The book’s scope is either educational and sensible; the examine technique built and applied comes in handy for researchers, whereas the consequences and the choice of variables supply worthwhile info for practitioners and stakeholders. eventually, even though it specializes in huge Indian businesses, the findings is also utilized to analyze on different rising economies.

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2 Global Principles and Guidelines on Corporate Social Responsibility • • • • 37 Community involvement and development, The integration of disabled persons, and Consumer interests, including privacy, are also part of the CSR agenda and The promotion of social and environmental responsibility through the supplychain, and the disclosure of non-financial information, are recognised as important cross-cutting issues. 3 Accounting Standards on Corporate Social Responsibility This section highlights the accounting standards that enable organizations to become accountable, responsible and sustainable.

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