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Corporate Social Responsibility in Visegrad Countries (Poland, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary) Overall Landscape

  • Sylwia Przytuła
  • Sylvie Formánková
  • Iveta Ubrežiová
  • Anna Dunay
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Part of the CSR, Sustainability, Ethics & Governance book series (CSEG)

Abstract

The purpose of this chapter is to outline the context of CSR activities also in a geographic outline. The location and clustering of CSR issues gives the basis for comparison, benchmarking and empowerment to refer to a broader perspective. This chapter is a bridge between CSR knowledge and practice in Poland and the regional context within the Visegrad Group.

It is obvious that the socio-cultural, historical and economic backgrounds of the societies in this region differ from each other. But despite this variability there seems to be a consensus that, for analytical reasons, clustering CSR practices in the four Visegrad Countries (V4), against the wider—European or global context—is completely understandable.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sylwia Przytuła
    • 1
  • Sylvie Formánková
    • 2
  • Iveta Ubrežiová
    • 3
  • Anna Dunay
    • 4
  1. 1.Katedra Zarządzania KadramiUniwersytet Ekonomiczny we WrocławiuWrocławPoland
  2. 2.Provozně ekonomická fakultaÚstav managementu, Mendelova univerzita v BrněBrnoCzech Republic
  3. 3.DMan FEMSlovak University of AgricultureNitraSlovakia
  4. 4.Szent István UniversityGödöllőHungary

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