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Corporate environmentalism and its practical implications for managers- A case study about manager`s environmental work at Skanska

Swedenborg, Philip; Prezens, Ewan John and Jonas, Rudolf Christopher (2011)
Department of Business Administration
Abstract
Key words: Corporate environmentalism, ecologic-economic decision-making, CSR worldviews Purpose: To explore environmental decision-aming processes at managers at Skanska, also with regard to enviornmental decison-making conceptualizations in theory. Method: The research of the thesis is based on a qualitative approach through the use of semi-structured and open interviews. Furthermore an interpretative approach is followed. Theoretical framework: The theoretical framework is about general approaches of corporate social responsibility (CSR), strategic forms of corporate engagement in CSR and decision-making conceptualizations in corporate environmentalism Conclusion: Managerial decision-making processes and work in corporate... (More)
Key words: Corporate environmentalism, ecologic-economic decision-making, CSR worldviews Purpose: To explore environmental decision-aming processes at managers at Skanska, also with regard to enviornmental decison-making conceptualizations in theory. Method: The research of the thesis is based on a qualitative approach through the use of semi-structured and open interviews. Furthermore an interpretative approach is followed. Theoretical framework: The theoretical framework is about general approaches of corporate social responsibility (CSR), strategic forms of corporate engagement in CSR and decision-making conceptualizations in corporate environmentalism Conclusion: Managerial decision-making processes and work in corporate environmentalism has to acknolwledge the complextiy in environemntalism, as well as worldviews and different individual understandings with regard to corporate and CSR in general. (Less)
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author
Swedenborg, Philip; Prezens, Ewan John and Jonas, Rudolf Christopher
supervisor
organization
year
type
H1 - Master's Degree (One Year)
subject
keywords
Management of enterprises, Företagsledning, management
language
Swedish
id
1982308
date added to LUP
2011-05-31
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2012-04-02 19:08:27
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  abstract     = {Key words: Corporate environmentalism, ecologic-economic decision-making, CSR worldviews Purpose:	To explore environmental decision-aming processes at managers at Skanska, also with regard to enviornmental decison-making conceptualizations in theory. Method:	The research of the thesis is based on a qualitative approach through the use of semi-structured and open interviews. Furthermore an interpretative approach is followed. Theoretical framework: The theoretical framework is about general approaches of corporate social responsibility (CSR), strategic forms of corporate engagement in CSR and decision-making conceptualizations in corporate environmentalism Conclusion: Managerial decision-making processes and work in corporate environmentalism has to acknolwledge the complextiy in environemntalism, as well as worldviews and different individual understandings with regard to corporate and CSR in general.},
  author       = {Swedenborg, Philip and Prezens, Ewan John and Jonas, Rudolf Christopher},
  keyword      = {Management of enterprises,Företagsledning, management},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {Corporate environmentalism and its practical implications for managers- A case study about manager`s environmental work at Skanska},
  year         = {2011},
}