CSR Programs Are Not The Answer

Ed Lawler Posted by Ed Lawler, Director, Center for Effective Organizations.

Ed Lawler is the author of over 400 articles and 48 books, including Useful Research: Advancing Theory and PracticeManagement Reset, Effective Human Resource Management: A Global Analysis, and The Agility Factor. 


Corporate social responsibility (CSR) programs are becoming increasingly popular in corporate America.
Corporate social responsibility (CSR) programs are becoming increasingly popular in corporate America. There is no doubt that most make positive contributions to society and in some cases, make the sponsoring corporations more profitable. These programs may help organizations attract and retain employees and, in some cases, encourage consumers to buy [...]