Corporate Social Responsibility Reporting

This course introduces students to the fundamentals, techniques and practices in order to understand the concept of Corporate Responsibility Reporting. The expectations, actual contribution, and limits of CSR as well as more recent proposals such as Sharing Common Values will be extensively discussed. Emphasis will be placed on understanding and critically evaluating different types of information useful to investors and consumers and data that enable a robust assessment of a company's/organisation’s performance. Students will be exposed to the GRI G4 Guidelines, based on which they will review/comment on existing Reports developed by companies in Greece and abroad.