18 14 importance of the study 20 15 thesis structure 21 chapter 2: understanding sustainability assurance 24 20 introduction 24 21 trends and issues for sustainability assurance market 25 211 increasing assurance of sustainability reports and types of sustainability assurance providers 25. Purpose of the study the purpose of this master's thesis is to answer a research question commissioned by the global cargo handling solutions provider cargotec: what do stakeholders think about cargotec's sustainability reporting and whether they would like it to be developed related to this is a. Master's thesis roy peeters 4488768 abstract companies are one of the most important causes of environmental pollution and social injustice stakeholders demand that companies become more accountable for this reason, companies increasingly issue sustainability reports but, there is an agency. This thesis investigates sustainability and financial performance between 2009 and 2013 before deciding upon this time frame, ie prior to the pilot study and the main data collection, the level of sustainability reporting was examined for ten of the companies present in our sample between 2007 and 2013 the small study. Abstract chalmers university of technology has identified a need to publish a sustainability report this thesis aims to act as a framework for the report, by investigating what components chalmers' sustainability report ought to contain and whom it should target the thesis also gives guidance on how the information. Author: muller, sebastiaan title: quantitative sustainability disclosure –an international comparison and its impact on investor valuation faculty lut, school of business major international technology and innovation management year 2011 master´s thesis: lappeenranta university of technology –school of. Integrated reporting: inspiring companies to integrate sustainability into their business strategy and practice dissertation in partial fulfilment of the requirements for a master of philosophy in environment, society and sustainability department of environmental and geographical science university of cape town. Transparency and the sustainability reporting practice of norwegian companies benjamin drivdal supervisor: lars jacob tynes pedersen csi center for service innovation at nhh norwegian school of economics this thesis was written as a part of the master of science in economics and business.
Master thesis stakeholder engagement and sustainability integration a case study of royal ahold (geo4-2606) master sustainable business and mission to provide a framework for sustainability reporting that is credible and according to hubbard (2009), firms that report on their sustainability performance are. The context of csr will be studied focusing on sustainability reporting and the main goal is to look at the characteristics of institutional entrepreneurship in the oil and gas sector one of the propositions is that the ngos: global reporting initiative (gri), business for social responsibility (bsr) and world. The emergence of assurance in sustainability reporting: a stakeholder perspective keywords csr reporting, sustainability, accounting subject categories accounting this senior honors thesis is available at university of new hampshire scholars' repository:.
Sustainability reporting, csr, environment, gri hållbarhetsredovisning, miljöredovisning abstract the background of the thesis starts with the fact that environmental issues have grown progressively in the consciousness of the global community, which has turned its eyes to the corporate world and its. The thesis is rounded-off with personal reflections in chapter 11 this chapter will provide some introductory comments concerning the various research phases, as well as describing the relevant geographical context of the study 12 chosen research area the research area of sustainability reporting (sr) is of great. This dissertation, written by sayed mohammad reza afjei, and entitled a content analysis of sustainability dimensions in annual reports, having been approved in respect to style and intellectual content, is referred to you for judgment we have read this dissertation and recommend that it be approved. Materiality has been heavily emphasized in different sustainability reporting guidelines to increase the quality of the sustainability reports and report issues that are most aligned with the company's most significant economic, environmental and social issues in this thesis materiality analysis in sustainability.
The behavioral effects of sustainability reporting by jordan paige sierra honors thesis appalachian state university submitted to the department of business and the honors college in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of bachelor of science may, 2017 tammy kowalczyk, phd, thesis director. Author: tomas monte subject: application of global reporting initiative (gri) in the sustainability reporting of financial services master's thesis: 60 pages + 6 appendix pages date: august 2009 keywords: sustainability reporting, csr reporting, global reporting initiative (gri), financial services, financial services.
Disclosure in sustainability reporting a study of swedish companies using the gri reporting guidelines suzan nakabiito deka udechukwu fall semester 2007 supervisor: stefan schiller accounting/international business programme department of management and engineering (iei) master thesis, 10. We certify that the thesis titled “determinants of corporate sustainability reporting in selected companies in nigeria” is an original work carried out by nwobu, obiamaka adaeze, (cu021010093), in the department of accounting, college of business and social sciences, covenant university, ota, ogun state, nigeria. 2 sustainability reporting in the maritime container shipping industry a study of the maturity, barriers and drivers of industry reporting masters thesis morris jonathan june 2013 jonathan morris master of science in sustainable development 2010-2011 afshin mehrpouya, academic advisor assistant professor of. Iiiee theses 2014:08 sustainability reporting in the port sector is gri the way forward aline maigret supervisors torbjörn brorson (iiiee) eric de deckere ( port of antwerp) thesis for the fulfilment of the master of science in environmental management and policy lund, sweden, september 2014.
Factors of sustainability reporting: evidence from the resources industry in australia siew hoon ong edith cowan university this thesis is posted at research online recommended citation ong, s h (2016) measuring the quality and identifying influencing factors of sustainability.
Corporate sustainability reporting: towards an understanding of reporting quality comyns, breeda bernadette (2013) corporate sustainability reporting: towards an understanding of reporting quality phd thesis, university of leeds. Degree programme in international business boele, leonard sebastian sustainability reporting for the common good case: camphill special school bachelor's thesis in international business 101 pages, 16 pages of appendices spring 2015 abstract this thesis examines disconnects in the current economic. This open access senior thesis is brought to you by [email protected] it has been accepted for inclusion in this collection by an authorized administrator for more information, please contact [email protected] recommended citation bartlett, brian d, the effect of corporate sustainability reporting.