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Sustainability 2015, 7(1), 851-865; doi:10.3390/su7010851

Measuring Corporate Sustainability Performance

Department of Finance, Banking, and Accountancy, Dimitrie Cantemir Christian University, Bucharest 030134, Romania
Department of Administration and Public Management, Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Bucharest 010374, Romania
Department of Economics and Business Administration, University of Craiova, 220037 Craiova, Romania
These authors contributed equally to this work.
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Academic Editors: Marc A. Rosen and Giuseppe Ioppolo
Received: 14 October 2014 / Accepted: 17 December 2014 / Published: 13 January 2015
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The aim of the present study is to examine and evaluate the evolving character of sustainability management in corporations, the significance of environmental protection and sustainability, and barriers to carrying out an incorporated and strategic firm-wide advance of social responsibility. In the present paper, we focus on the contribution of sustainability undertakings towards enhancing corporate performance, the financial involvements of sustainability position and operation, and the chief function of values in corporate policy. Our paper contributes to the literature by supplying proof of elements that lead to the triumph of business patterns for sustainable development, processes through which stakeholders are affecting corporate sustainability conduct, and the link between economic growth and the environment. View Full-Text
Keywords: corporate sustainability performance; economic growth; environmental management; business practice; investment decision; sustainability metrics corporate sustainability performance; economic growth; environmental management; business practice; investment decision; sustainability metrics

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Nicolăescu, E.; Alpopi, C.; Zaharia, C. Measuring Corporate Sustainability Performance. Sustainability 2015, 7, 851-865.

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