Nippon Life Insurance
Headquarters in Japan
The Role of Business in Poverty Reduction towards a Sustainable Corporate Story? [requires free registration]
Author: Rob van Tulder, United Nations Research Institute for Social Development
This paper addresses the way in which the largest firms in the world are coping with their involvement in the issue of poverty at home and abroad…It aims at identifying and documenting various strategies that can be and are employed by corporations to...
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