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Corporations and NGOs: When Accountability Leads to Co-optation

  • Dorothea Baur


  • Hans Schmitz


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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Journal of Business Ethics.

    Volume (Year): 106 (2012)
    Issue (Month): 1 (March)
    Pages: 9-21

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:jbuset:v:106:y:2012:i:1:p:9-21
    DOI: 10.1007/s10551-011-1057-9
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