Social Responsibility Disclosure Practices : Evidence from Bangladesh

Islam, Muhammad Azizul & Deegan, Craig (2010) Social Responsibility Disclosure Practices : Evidence from Bangladesh. Certified Accountants Educational Trust for the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, London. [Working Paper]

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Abstract

This report provides the results of a study of the social and environmental reporting practices of organisations operating in, or sourcing products from, a developing country; in this case, Bangladesh. The study comprised three distinct but related components:

  1. an investigation of the social and environmental disclosure practices of the Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA)

  2. an investigation of the social and environmental disclosure practices of two major multinational buying companies: Nike and H&M

  3. an exploration of possible drivers for the media agenda in reporting the activities of multinationals and NGOs.

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ID Code: 58590
Item Type: Working Paper
Refereed: No
Keywords: Social responsibility, Disclosure Practices, Bangladesh
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > COMMERCE MANAGEMENT TOURISM AND SERVICES (150000)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > QUT Business School
Current > Schools > School of Accountancy
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2010 The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
Deposited On: 22 Mar 2013 04:06
Last Modified: 25 Mar 2013 23:08

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