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Social Audit Regulation

Development, Challenges and Opportunities

  • Mia Mahmudur Rahim
  • Samuel O. Idowu

Part of the CSR, Sustainability, Ethics & Governance book series (CSEG)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Mia M. Rahim, Victor Vicario
    Pages 1-13
  3. Adriana Tiron-Tudor, Cristina Bota-Avram
    Pages 15-31
  4. Samuel O. Idowu
    Pages 187-199
  5. Adriana Tiron-Tudor, Ioana-Maria Dragu, George Silviu Cordos, Tudor Oprisor
    Pages 257-279
  6. Larelle Ellie Chapple, Grace Y. Mui
    Pages 281-299
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 325-331

About this book

Introduction

This book takes the concept of social audit and lifts it beyond the role of functioning largely as a management tool. The book proposes a system in which social audit is regulated so as to provide a mechanism for effectively promoting corporate accountability in society. Taking this as its theme, this book provides both a conceptual explanation of the developmental perspectives of social audit regulation and empirical evidence of the impact of social audit practice from different parts of the world. It is the first book to explore the issues and challenges related to the development of effective social audit regulation.

Keywords

Audit regulation Climate change Corporate regulation Environmental governance Environmental management Social audit Sustainable auditing

Editors and affiliations

  • Mia Mahmudur Rahim
    • 1
  • Samuel O. Idowu
    • 2
  1. 1.QUT Business SchoolQueensland University of TechnologyBrisbaneAustralia
  2. 2.London Guildhall Faculty of Business and LawLondon Metropolitan UniversityLondonUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-15838-9
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Business and Economics
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-15837-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-15838-9
  • Series Print ISSN 2196-7075
  • Series Online ISSN 2196-7083
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