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Author Jaggi, Bikki
Title Sustainability, Environmental Performance and Disclosures
Imprint Bingley : Emerald Publishing Limited, 2010
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Descript 1 online resource (194 pages)
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Series Advances in Environmental Accounting and Management Ser. ; v.4
Advances in Environmental Accounting and Management Ser
Note Front cover -- Sustainability, Environmental Performance and Disclosures -- Copyright page -- Contents -- List of contributors -- Editorial Board -- List of AD HOC Reviewers -- Editors introduction -- Chapter 1. Some theories for social accounting?: A review essay and a tentative pedagogic categorisation of theorisations around social accounting -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Background and social accounting diversity -- 3. An initial look at theory and worldviews -- 4. Some theory for social accounting? -- 5. Social accounting and system-level/meta-theories -- 6. Increasing resolution - sub-system-level/meso-theories -- 7. Micro-level/theories of social accounting and organisations -- 8. Social accounting inside the organisation (micro theory II) -- 9. Individual-level theories (micro-level III) -- 10. Summary and conclusions -- Notes -- Acknowledgments -- References -- Appendix. A selection of authors and theories in social accounting -- Chapter 2. Environmental disclosure in the mining industry: A signaling paradox? -- Introduction -- Literature review and conceptual framework -- Research context and design -- Results and discussion -- Summary and conclusions -- Notes -- Acknowledgments -- References -- Chapter 3. Sustainability reporting and perceptions of corporate reputation: An analysis using fortune most admired scores -- Introduction -- Background and hypotheses development -- Research methods and results -- Limitations and conclusions -- Notes -- References -- Appendix. Report quality disclosure coding scheme -- Chapter 4. Environmental proactivity and performance -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Theoretical development -- 3. Methods -- 4. Results -- 5. Discussion and conclusion -- Note -- References -- Chapter 5. Global warming and corporate disclosures: A comparative analysis of companies from the European Union, Japan and Canada -- Introduction
Background -- Research questions and hypotheses -- Research design -- Results -- Conclusion -- Notes -- References -- Chapter 6. Social and environmental accounting in North America: A Research Note -- Introduction -- Who? -- Where? -- Who again -- Whither SEA in North America? -- Notes -- References -- Appendix A. Accounting faculty with ''social'' (W) listed as a teaching/research interest
Includes the papers that discuss different aspects of sustainability, environmental performance, and environmental disclosures. This title analyzes what firms do about environmental issues and how these activities and their impact on the environment are disclosed in the financial statements
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Jaggi, Bikki Sustainability, Environmental Performance and Disclosures Bingley : Emerald Publishing Limited,c2010 9781849507646
Subject Environmental auditing.;Social accounting.;Disclosure of information.;Sustainable development
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Alt Author Freedman, Marty
Freedman, Marty
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