KPMG Survey Shows Strong Top-Level Support for CSR

graphs.jpgFrom today’s Financial Times:

More than half of the world’s biggest companies reveal details of their environmental and social performance, according to a KPMG survey that provides fresh evidence of business leaders’ support for corporate social responsibility

Far from being a passing fashion, CSR reporting has been growing steadily, even through economic downturns. Why? The article cites a direct correlation with shareholder value as the single biggest driver.
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