LOGIN TO YOUR ACCOUNT

Username
Password
Remember Me
Or use your Academic/Social account:

CREATE AN ACCOUNT

Or use your Academic/Social account:

Congratulations!

You have just completed your registration at OpenAire.

Before you can login to the site, you will need to activate your account. An e-mail will be sent to you with the proper instructions.

Important!

Please note that this site is currently undergoing Beta testing.
Any new content you create is not guaranteed to be present to the final version of the site upon release.

Thank you for your patience,
OpenAire Dev Team.

Close This Message

CREATE AN ACCOUNT

Name:
Username:
Password:
Verify Password:
E-mail:
Verify E-mail:
*All Fields Are Required.
Please Verify You Are Human:
fbtwitterlinkedinvimeoflicker grey 14rssslideshare1
Toms, JS (2013)
Publisher: Routledge
Languages: English
Types: Part of book or chapter of book
Subjects:
The chapter argues that the reform of the corporation to promote greater social responsibility is an unlikely solution to the crisis of climate change. The managers of business organisations are relatively powerless in the face of the powerful market forces which drive increasing consumption of the world’s resources. In particular the strong association between the development of oil resources, the worlds markets and productive capacity are noted as the key determinants of climate change. Responses to the challenges of climate change are best formulated through predictive analysis of its key determinants, along the lines of the 2007 Stern Report and the debate it has subsequently engendered. In view of the correlation between oil consumption, world and sustainable population, peak oil poses as strong a challenge to economic growth as does significant climate change.
  • The results below are discovered through our pilot algorithms. Let us know how we are doing!

    • Patten, D. (1991), 'Exposure, Legitimacy, and Social Disclosure', Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Vol. 10, pp. 297-308.
    • Pava, M. L. and J. Krausz (1996), “The paradox of social cost”, Journal of Business Ethics, Vol.15 (3), pp. 321-357.
    • Pindyck, R.S. (2007), 'Uncertainty in Environmental Economics', Review of Environmental Economic Policy (2007) 1(1): 45-65.
    • Roberts, R W, (1992), Determinants of Corporate Social Responsibility Disclosure: An Application of Stakeholder Theory, Accounting, Organizations and Society, 17,6, pp. 595-612.
    • Rowlinson, M., Toms, S. and Wilson, J.F. (2007), Competing Perspectives on the 'Managerial Revolution': From 'managerialist' to 'anti-managerialist', Business History, Vol. 49(4), pp.464-482.
    • Rowlinson, M., Toms, S. and Wilson, J.F. (2006) 'Legitimacy and the capitalist corporation: cross-cutting perspectives on ownership and control,' Critical Perspectives in Accounting, Volume 17(5), pp. 681-702.
    • Stern, N. (2007), The economics of climate change: The Stern Review, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
    • Tinker, T. (1991), 'The Accountant as Partisan', Accounting, Organizations and Society, Vol. 16, pp. 297-310.
    • Tinker, T. and Gray, R. (2003), "Beyond a critique of pure reason: From policy to politics to praxis in environmental and social research", Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal, Vol. 16(5): 5, pp.727 - 761 Tol, S.J. (2009), 'The Economic Effects of Climate Change' Journal of Economic Perspectives, Vol.23(2), pp. 29-51.
    • Toms, S. (2000), 'Environmental Management, Environmental Accounting and Financial Performance,' Chartered Institute of Management Accountants Research Monograph. London: CIMA Publishing.
    • Toms, S. (2002), 'Firm Resources, Quality Signals and the Determinants of Corporate Environmental Reputation: Some UK Evidence', British Accounting Review. Vol.34, pp.257-282.
    • Toms, S and D.M Wright (2002), 'Corporate governance, strategy and structure in British business history, 1950-2000', Business History. Vol.44, No.3, pp.91-124.
    • Toms, S. (2010), 'Calculating profit; a Historical Perspective on the Development of Capitalism', Accounting, Organizations and Society, 35(2), 205-221.
    • Ullmann, A A, (1985), 'Data in Search of a Theory: A Critical Examination of the Relationships Among Social Performance, Social Disclosure and Economic Performance of US Firms', Academy of Management Review, 10,3, pp. 540- 557.
    • Wang H., Choi, J., and Li, J (2008), 'Too Little or Too Much? Untangling the Relationship Between Corporate Philanthropy and Firm Financial Performance', Organization Science, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. 143-159 Watts, R. and Zimmerman, J. 1986. Positive Accounting Theory, Englewood Cliffs, NJ.
  • No related research data.
  • No similar publications.

Share - Bookmark

Cite this article