Multinationals in their communities: A social capital approach to corporate citizenship projects

Ian W. Jones, Michael G. Pollitt, David Bek

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Multinationals can impact significantly on the quality of social relations within their communities, partly through corporate citizenship projects. This book analyzes the nature and effectiveness of these projects, using theoretical and empirical insights of recent literature. It demonstrates how MNCs can build communities in developing countries.

Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages359
ISBN (Electronic)978-0-230-21105-6
ISBN (Print)978-0-230-54568-7, 978-1-349-36107-6
Publication statusPublished - 16 May 2007



  • capital
  • corporate citizen
  • corporate citizenship
  • developing countries
  • Engagement
  • learning
  • social capital

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Economics, Econometrics and Finance(all)
  • Business, Management and Accounting(all)

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