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Holding Corporations Accountable

Corporate Conduct, International Codes, and Citizen Action

by Judith Richter

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Zed Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Development economics,
  • Development studies,
  • Macroeconomics,
  • Multinationals,
  • Social responsibility of busin,
  • International business enterprises,
  • Economics - General,
  • History,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Modern - General,
  • Management,
  • Management - General,
  • Business & Economics / General,
  • Social responsibility of business,
  • Business ethics,
  • International business enterpr

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8996908M
    ISBN 101856499847
    ISBN 109781856499842

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