Challenges in Managing Sustainable Business

Reporting, Taxation, Ethics and Governance

Editors: Arvidsson, Susanne (Ed.)

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  • Investigates practical challenges faced by businesses when becoming sustainable, from reporting to assessing investments
  • Addresses business ethical issues, including corruption and tax
  • Brings together international case studies to illustrate contemporary challenges in business sustainability
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Over the past 30 years sustainability has become increasingly important to scholarly research and business in practice. This book explores a variety of challenges faced by businesses when becoming sustainable and how this links to economic development and its corruption, ethical and taxation implications. Showcasing an interdisciplinary approach, the chapters explore topics such as business ethics, corporate responsibility, tax governance and sustainability practice.

About the authors

Susanne Arvidsson is Associate Professor of Business Administration at Lund University, Sweden. Her research interests include corporate finance, sustainability reporting, business ethics and corporate social responsibility. For her research Susanne has been awarded a Wallander Scholarship, has been nominated for the Globe Awards' Sustainable Research Award and has been awarded several external research fund grants. She is initiator and organizer of the international SUBREA conference, which focuses on themes related to sustainable business, reporting and assurance.

Table of contents (16 chapters)

Table of contents (16 chapters)
  • An Exposé of the Challenging Practice Development of Sustainability Reporting: From the First Wave to the EU Directive (2014/95/EU)

    Arvidsson, Susanne

    Pages 3-24

  • Integrated Reporting and Integrating Thinking: Practical Challenges

    La Torre, Matteo (et al.)

    Pages 25-54

  • Human Capital Disclosures in Swedish State-Owned Enterprises—A Comparison of Integrated Reporting Versus Traditional Reporting

    Rimmel, Gunnar

    Pages 55-75

  • Sense-Making and Sense-Giving: Reaching Through the Smokescreen of Sustainability Disclosure in the Stock Market

    Arvidsson, Susanne (et al.)

    Pages 77-109

  • Changing Financial Firms Relative to ESG Issues

    Holland, John

    Pages 111-133

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eBook $109.00
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $149.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-93265-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Challenges in Managing Sustainable Business
Book Subtitle
Reporting, Taxation, Ethics and Governance
Editors
  • Susanne Arvidsson
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive licence to Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-93266-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-93266-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-93265-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXX, 403
Number of Illustrations
19 b/w illustrations
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