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Sitkin & Bowen: International Business 2e

Chapter 08

Websites

Selection of UN conventions

UN Framework Convention on Climate Change
http://unfccc.int/2860.php

UN Convention Against Corruption
http://www.unodc.org/unodc/en/crime_convention_corruption.html

UN Johannesburg World Summit on Sustainable Development
http://www.un.org/jsummit/

UN Rio de Janeiro Conference on Environment and Development (‘Earth Summit’)
http://www.un.org/geninfo/bp/enviro.html

‘Supranational enforcement of CSR’

Global Reporting Initiative
http://www.globalreporting.org/

SA8000
http://www.sa-intl.org/

‘Voluntary codes’

Agence de Rating Social et Environnemental
http://www.arese-sa.com

BMJ ratings agency
http://www.bmjratings.com/

Fair Labour Association
http://www.fairlabor.org/

Fairtrade Foundation
http://www.fairtrade.org.uk/

International Council of Toy Industries CARE programme
http://www.icti-care.org/

Max Havelaar
http://www.maxhavelaar.ch/en/

World Business Council for Sustainable Development
http://www.wbcsd.org/

Other international corporate responsibility websites

Corpwatch
http://www.corpwatch.org/

Ethical Consumer
http://www.ethicalconsumer.org/

Ethical Corporation
http://www.ethicalcorp.com/

Texts

Crane, A. and Matten, D. (2010). Business Ethics: Managing corporate citizenship and sustainability in the age of globalization. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Frynas, J. (2009). Beyond Corporate Social Responsibility: Oil Multinationals and Social Challenges. Cambridge University Press.

Kline, J. (2010). Ethics for International Business: Decision-Making in a Global Political Economy, Routledge (2nd edition).

Mujih, E. (2012). Regulating Multinationals in Developing Countries, Gower.

Paetzold, K. (2010). Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR): an International Marketing Approach, Diplomica Verlag.

Vogel, D. (2012). The Politics of Precaution: Regulating Health, Safety, and Environmental Risks in Europe and the United States, Princeton University Press.

Wulf, K. (2012). Ethics and Compliance Programs in Multinational Organizations, Gabler Verlag.