Social Capital, Corporate Social Responsibility, Economic Behaviour and Performance

  • Lorenzo Sacconi
  • Giacomo Degli Antoni

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Introduction

    1. Lorenzo Sacconi, Giacomo Degli Antoni
      Pages 1-18
  3. New Perspectives on the Economic Theory of Institutions, Individual Preferences and Social Norms

  4. Social Capital and Corporate Social Responsibility: a Game Theoretical and Network Analysis Approach

  5. The Economic Effect of Social Capital and Other-regarding Preferences: Experimental and Empirical Evidence

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 241-241
    2. Gianluca Grimalda, Luigi Mittone
      Pages 260-281
    3. Carlo Borzaga, Sara Depedri, Ermanno Tortia
      Pages 282-303
  6. Social Capital and Sustainable Economic Development: the Macro Approach

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 305-305
    2. Stefano Bartolini, Luigi Bonatti
      Pages 307-330
    3. Martin Paldam
      Pages 331-357
    4. Raffaella Nanetti, Robert Leonardi, Catalina Holguin
      Pages 358-379
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 380-388

About this book


This book focuses on the concepts of social capital, corporate social responsibility, and economic development in relation to economic theory of institutions and behavioural economics. It also takes a macroeconomic and empirical approach, on the relationship between social capital, ethical behaviour and economic development.


corporate social responsibility CSR economic development economic theory economics equilibrium game theory macroeconomics modeling trust welfare

Editors and affiliations

  • Lorenzo Sacconi
    • 1
    • 2
  • Giacomo Degli Antoni
    • 3
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Economics of Trento UniversityItaly
  2. 2.Inter-University Centre of ResearchUniversity of Milano-BicoccaItaly
  3. 3.Department of Sociology and Social Research of the University of Milano-BicoccaItaly
  4. 4.EconomEticaItaly

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