Unternehmerische Verantwortungsübernahme für gesellschaftlichen Nutzen: Business Case for Sustainability als Mittel nachhaltiger Entwicklung

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The relationship between sustainability and business case, i.e. the establishment of econimic values, has an important role in the scientific and academic discussion. A business case for sustainability is considered promising when the sustainable managing companies not only optimize their products and production processes but furthermore alter their core acitivity and role in society. This chapter discusses what defines a sustainable company and portrays the concept of the business case of sustainabiility.
Original languageGerman
Title of host publicationGesellschaftliche Verantwortung von Unternehmen in Deutschland : Ein Kompendium zur Erschließung eines sich entwickelnden Themenfeldes
EditorsHolger Backhaus-Maul, Martin Kunze, Stefan Nährlich
Number of pages14
Place of PublicationWiesbaden
Publication date2018
ISBN (Print)978-3-658-02584-7
ISBN (Electronic)978-3-658-02585-4
Publication statusPublished - 2018