Developments in Corporate Governance and Responsibility

Developments in Corporate Governance and Responsibility publishes in association with the International Conference on Corporate Social Responsibility, run by the Social Responsibility Research Network. Every volume contains commissioned chapters written specifically for the conference.

The series presents current debates and research about specific aspects of social responsibility and shows these from global and interdisciplinary perspectives, each volume presents a different theme related to the broad field of corporate social responsibility. It aims to spark debate and encourage discussion between people from different backgrounds as a way of developing and promoting best practice. The papers are global and invited contributions, ensuring that the quality remains high and the scope of coverage is comprehensive and coherent.

Developments in Corporate Governance and Responsibility offers the latest research on topical issues by international experts and has practical relevance to business managers. This is the only book series endorsed by the Social Responsibility Research Network.

Developments in Corporate Governance and Responsibility is particularly relevant to academics, researchers and practitioners in the field of business management.

Coverage includes, but is not restricted to:

  • Corporate social responsibility
  • Governance
  • Corporate governance
  • Globalization
  • Environmental protection
  • Human rights
  • Employee protection
  • Social and environmental accounting
  • Corporate reporting
  • Sustainability

About the Social Responsibility Research Network (SRRN)

The SRRN was formed in 2003 after the success of the first International Conference on Corporate Social Responsibility was held. Since then it has continued to grow and there are currently around 900 members based all over the world. The network has continued to develop its activities in the areas of organizing conferences and publishing. The SRRN also publishes a sister journal Social Responsibility Journal.

About the Editor
David Crowther is Professor of Corporate Social Responsibility and head of the Centre for Research into Organisational Governance, De Montfort University, UK. He has published 40 books and around 350 articles and other short works.

Advisory Board
Associate Professor Jamilah Ahmad, University Sains Malaysia, Malaysia
Professor Alice Costa, Universidade Federal Fluminense, Brazil
Professor Bernabe Escobar Perez, University of Seville, Spain
Professor Michael Gagern, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia
Professor Margaret Grieco, Napier University, UK & Cornell University, USA
Dr Debbie Holley, Anglia Ruskin University, UK
Dr Khosro Jahdi, Bradford College, UK
Dr Edwin Mujih, London Metropolitan University, UK
Dr Kamil Omoteso, De Montfort University, UK
Associate Professor Roshima Said, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
Dr Rita Vilke, Mykolas Romeris University, Lithuania


Sample chapter

Determinants of Sustainability E-Reporting in Portuguese Municipalities: An Institutional and Legitimacy Theoretical Framework - Verónica Paula Lima Ribeiro, Sónia Maria da Silva Monteiro, Ana Maria de Abreu e Moura
Volume: 10



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This publication adopts the Emerald Publication Ethics guidelines which fully support the development of, and practical application of consistent ethical standards throughout the scholarly publishing community.


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To submit a proposal to this series, please contact the series editor via email:

David Crowther
De Montfort University, Leicester, UK
davideacrowther@aol.com


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